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Chester’s parks, gardens and nature areas range from truly historic and could double up as a museum like the Roman Gardens, Beeston Castle and Woodlands and the Water Tower Gardens to the magnificent, award winning 125 acres of botanical gardens at Chester Zoo which provide the ingredients for their very own botanical Gin! 

If you’re looking for things to do you will find a great children’s play area at the Water Tower Gardens which is also lovely for nice flat walks as it runs alongside the canal and has sporting activities such as bowls and a tennis court too and there is the beautiful bandstand and lake in Grosvenor Park which hosts many events like the open air theatre throughout the warmer months.

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