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About Chester

When it comes to beautiful cities, Chester is one of the best and should be on every tourist’s ‘must see’ itinerary.

As soon as you arrive in Chester you will appreciate the city’s unique atmosphere and sense of history.

Founded by the Romans over 2000 years ago, much of the Roman influence remains and Chester’s city walls are the most complete in Britain. In every corner of the city you are confronted with history, from the Roman amphitheatre, to the medieval half-timbered buildings.

One of Chester’s most unique features is the two-tiered rows, which means you can shop whatever the weather and gives you a unique experience and double the shopping fun!

As well as having so much history and heritage, Chester is a vibrant, dynamic city full of restaurants, bars, pubs, clubs, hotels, racecourse, zoo, theatre and not forgetting the River Dee. With so much to discover, you will always find something new each time you visit.

Whatever you want in Chester, you will find it here and if you don’t let us know! The beautiful boutique city of Chester is yours to indulge in and Chester.com is here to show you how…

Latest News and Stories About Chester

Mar 16
Your Definitive Guide to Outdoor Eating and Drinking in Chester

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Mar 13
Chester Races 2021 Season Tickets to go on Sale on Monday!

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Mar 12
A Rare New Arrival at Chester Zoo is Caught on Camera

A rare new baby giraffe has arrived at Chester Zoo and the event was even caught on…

Mar 11
Local Man Returns to City And Pays Tribute to Nearby Hospital by Renaming His Pub

When the opportunity arose to take over a pub in his childhood city, publican Andrew…

Mar 11
Tatton Park Confirms it Will Welcome Back The RHS Flower Show in July

Put the date in your diary, it’s official, the RHS Flower Show will be making a…