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Roman Tours

| Tourist Information Centre next to the town hall, Chester CH1 2HJ, England
+44 1978 761264
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Wonderful tour and company

Great tour and wouldn’t hesitate to recommend. We had some Dutch visitors over and decided this... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Fun and informative

Great tour thoroughly recommend it I feel I have a much better understanding of the Romans now. Go... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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An award winning experience of Roman Chester with an authentic Roman soldier. Factual, fun and entertaining for all the family See the remains of the biggest Roman fort (Deva Victrix) and largest amphitheater in Britain Based on knowledge of the latest archaeology and excavations. Tours last 1.5 hours. May include exclusive access to remains in basements. A fascinating journey in the footsteps of Leg XX.v.v (20th legion) Tours Run Daily 12.00pm and 15.00hrs. From Chester Visitor Information Centre, next to the Townhall, Chester. We also provide: Group and corporate tours UK wide outreach for schools Re-enactments and events Talk and lectures Reconstructive archaeology Film and media presentations
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Hours Today: 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
| Tourist Information Centre next to the town hall, Chester CH1 2HJ, England
+44 1978 761264

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great tour and wouldn’t hesitate to recommend. We had some Dutch visitors over and decided this would be a fun and informative introduction to Chester. Our guide, Tiberius, is a great guy with a natural affinity with people and lots of knowledge about Roman Chester....More

2  Thank Tour-de-Blundell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great tour thoroughly recommend it I feel I have a much better understanding of the Romans now. Go see it and ask for Titus

1  Thank Sue B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic tour... Thank you Tiberius excellent knowledge and entertainment. Your Roman costume is the best in Chester, posible Rome too. Your recital of the modern day countries that was once the Roman empire was incredible. Well remembered! Perfect 5 stars.

2  Thank Andy B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had such a brilliant time, and as it was just the four of us, it was a personal tour too. Titus was amazing, loads of knowledge and passion, and made the whole experience brilliant for all of us. Will is going to have the best...More

3  Thank PerryShard
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tiberius aka Thrax took us around Chester on a lovely sunny day. Only discovered the tour this morning by coincidence, called them up and showed up less than two hrs later to get tickets from our handsomely dressed guide - easy peasy. You could really...More

3  Thank Laura S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great tour,Titus was a great tour guide. I was the only one on tour but it was Monday after the races. But he did not rush took time to give insight into Roman times in Britain. And point out how Chester would have been and...More

2  Thank Ann M
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We took a punt on the Roman Tour guide in August, good decision! John (alias Caius Pertinax) took us around a virtual Roman Chester (Deva) keeping in character throughout and really bringing the period CE79 - 410 to life for us. He patiently answered our...More

1  Thank judisuth2
Reviewed 7 September 2017

On Tuesday my wife and I spent a great couple of hours with tour guide and top legionary, Titus. Very informative, funny and enjoyable. Promotion can't be far away for this Roman. Good value.

2  Thank Pete B
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Small group of 6, great experience, visited subterranean sites (under pret a manger), our guide provided us with a wealth of information, encouraged questions and gave us great value for money. Would definitely recommend

3  Thank Rory D
Reviewed 29 August 2017

You walk around Chester with a personal Roman as your tour guide. We started in the bustling centre with three children under the age of 6 and did worry that it wouldn't keep their attention. We were wrong; the centurion we had take us around...More

2  Thank Jon T
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christopher l
21 February 2017|
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Response from Ocratius | Property representative |
We are sometimes able to get basement access to show still existing remains. Clean Dry and no more than entering a shop.
20 January 2017|
Response from Ocratius | Property representative |
The Website Roman tour Ltd but just putting in Roman tour should bring us up. The tours start at 12pm and 3pm from the tourist information office by the town hall.
17 January 2017|
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Response from Ocratius | Property representative |
Hi You can book online though our website our you can turn up on the day and pay the soldier.