Things To Do in Chester

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There are so many great things to do in Chester

Take your pick from our choice of all the top things to do in Chester below or discover your absolute favourites by clicking ‘Find My Perfect Thing To Do’ to filter by your additional personal preferences. 

Chester and the surrounding areas have some of the top things to do and tourist attractions in the entire country from the big hitters like Chester Zoo, Chester Races and Blue Planet Aquarium to the amazing historic sightseeing and parks and gardens throughout this beautiful city not to mention the incredible shopping, food and drink and events and both indoor and outdoor activities to keep absolutely everybody entertained.

Whether you’re here on a staycation, visiting for the day or you’re lucky enough to live in and around Chester you will definitely find things to do to suit whatever your mood.

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Jun 18
Vital Environmental Message Delivered in Song by Thousands of Schoolchildren

Chester Zoo conservation experts have been involved in helping with the specially…

Jun 17
One Last Chance to Get Some Tip Top Theatre Memorabilia

Tip Top Theatre will be leaving their Chester home for good at the end of August and…

Jun 17
The Director For The 2023 Cycle of Chester Mystery Plays Has Been Announced

The Chester Mystery Plays, the largest community regularly produced event in the UK,…

Jun 16
Chester May Be a Culinary Hotspot – But There’s so Much More!

Chester is fast becoming recognised and certainly rivals its bigger neighbours as a…

Jun 14
Give Your Dad Something Different on Father’s Day This Year

This year why not break with tradition and give your Dad something different with a…

Jun 11
Chester Zoo Unveils Giant Interactive Works of Art Highlighting The Waste we Generate

Chester Zoo has unveiled a new exhibition of eight giant interactive works of art…

May 24
It’s Another First For Chester Zoo With an Award Recognising Their Commitment to Volunteers

Chester Zoo has achieved another first with their recent award recognising the…

May 20
It’s Another First For Chester Zoo With The Arrival of a Rare Red-Bellied Lemur

Chester Zoo are celebrating the arrival of another baby and this time it’s a…

May 12
The Suburbs New Reopening Menu is Just Perfect For Sharing

The Suburbs is planning to welcome you back with not only a fabulous updated food…

May 09
Storyhouse Library is Open!

Slowly but surely Storyhouse is coming back to life and now the library is open every…

May 02
The Boodles May Festival returns to Chester Racecourse

The 2021 Chester racing season gets underway with the Boodles May Festival from 5…

Apr 26
Storyhouse Cinema Set to Re-Open on 17 May With Award Winning Films

Storyhouse Cinema will once again be able to welcome you from 17 May and what a…

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If you are looking for something to do during your stay in Chester there are plenty of attractions to suit all ages.