The Chester Tour
The perfect way to start any visit to Chester, your Guide will lead you on a captivating journey through 2000 years of history, taking in all the main sites along the way, including the Rows, Walls, River and the Cathedral. Be enthralled by the tales and anecdotes of those who have contributed to the rich heritage of this much-loved city, beginning in Roman times, through the vibrant Medieval expansion period, the desperation of the Civil War, the Georgian elegance and the Victorian revival, right up to the present day.
All tours depart throughout the year from the Town Hall Visitor Information Centre and are approximately 90 minutes in duration.
Learn more about Roman Chester
Curious About Chester - Quirky Heritage Walks
Chester City Centre, Starts: Chester Castle
Have fun (re-)discovering Chester, spotting things you’ve never noticed before, with two self-guided, quirky treasure hunt style heritage walks - a safe, fun and affordable way to get some fresh air with your household, whilst staying close to home.
Curious About Chester visits not just the obvious places, but some unusual ones too, with hidden treasures to discover. Suitable for all ages, the walks take 1-2 hours each and are wheelchair and buggy friendly. Each 16 page booklet contains two walks, a brief history of Chester, a detailed map with two walking routes marked on, and a series of directions and clues (Hints as to where to find the answer, and the answers can be found towards the end of the booklet). You’ll also find ideas for things to see on the way, pictures to identify & some interesting snippets about the people & events that have shaped Chester.
then buy in printed booklet format (we post to you) or instant download format (you print at home, or download to your mobile (devices), then explore with your household.
Have fun, stay safe & be curious!
Lead The Way: Wirral
Sunday 5 September 2021
Wirral Country Park
Lead The Way is an event everyone can take part in, whether it's to celebrate a life, remember a loved one or just enjoy time walking with family and friends.
Lead The Way: Wirral is a 3.5 mile or 6 mile walk from the Campsite at Thurstaston (Wirral Country Park) to the beach, before returning via the beautiful Wirral Way.
We'll have music and our ever popular pooch parade will be returning so there's no excuse to leave any of your family and friends at home, especially the four legged ones! Lead The Way began with this very route in 2019 as a dog walk, and is a wonderful picturesque route that will be enjoyed by all.