How would you like to be transported back nearly 2000 years, to visit the city of Chester when it was the largest Roman fortress in Britain; so large and well appointed to have the unique feature of Britain’s biggest amphitheatre too? For people who like something fresh, interesting, factual and fun – a perspective on history that perhaps you haven’t considered before, touring Chester with an authentic Roman Soldier guiding you on a light-hearted journey through Chester’s Roman Heritage.
With tours lasting approximately 90 minutes, you will be taken on a journey through the remains of Roman Chester – Deva. Armed with the latest archaeological evidence, we provide you with a unique insight into life as it was in Roman Britain, showing you some astounding sights ranging from the amphitheatre itself to remains hidden away in the basements of the high street shops!
The tours start at 12pm and 3pm daily except Sundays starting at the Visitor Information Centre next to the town hall.
Address & Map
Roman Tours, Chester Visitor Information Centre, Chester Town Hall, Chester, CH1 2HJ