Chester Tips:

"Arriving at the Chester by train and the first th...more

Featured Destination

March 2020: West Norfolk

Welcome to West Norfolk, a truly special place of unspoilt charm and natural beauty, where tranquillity and relaxation are the order of the day.

Set against ...More
More Uk destinations

Attraction in Chester

Grosvenor Museum
27 Grosvenor Street

CH1 2DD | View map
Click for phone

Write a review

History comes alive at this award-winning Museum!

  • See the most impressive collection of Roman tombstones, along with fascinating displays that build up a picture of Roman Chester - watch out for the Roman soldiers along the way!
  • Visit 20 Castle Street and go back in time to home life from the 17th century to the 1930s, including Mary and her Victorian kitchen and even a fully fitted Edwardian bathroom.
  • Discover the world of Charles Kingsley, the famous naturalist of Victorian Chester and explore 'hands-on' the geology and natural history of the area.
  • Enjoy the beauty of the paintings, sculpture and furniture in the Art Gallery and discover the city's important place in the history of silver.
With hands-on activities, a lively special exhibition programme, bright Conservatory Shop and step free access to all ground floor galleries, the Grosvenor Museum is a fun day out for all the family.


Months Open: All year
Admission Price: Free
Catering: Refreshments

More Attractions nearby

Roman Tours (0.11 miles)

Dewa Roman Experience (0.12 miles)

Stanley Palace (0.13 miles)

Chester Castle and Agricola Tower (0.13 miles)

Cheshire Military Museum (0.13 miles)

Today's best hotels deals

This page viewed on 5,799 occasions since Oct 16th 2005

Brit Quote:
To me there has never been a higher source of earthly honor or distinction than that connected with advances in science - Isaac Newton
More Quotes

On this day:
Penny Black issued (worlds 1st stamp) - 1840, Roger Bannister runs the four minute mile - 1954, Moors murderers found guilty - 1966, The Channel Tunnel opens - 1994, Bank of England Given Independence - 1997
More dates from British history

click here to view all the British counties

County Pages