Chester Heritage Festival

Chester Heritage Festival

About Chester Heritage Festival

​Telling the story of the city and its people


Chester Heritage Festival brings the city’s exciting and varied history to life through a series of unique events and experiences for all ages.

Join in and celebrate Chester’s Roman origins, historic buildings, green spaces and waterways. 

Enjoy Medieval traditions: explore the Rows and Cathedral. 

Consider life in Tudor times, Chester’s industrial past, and changes in the 20th Century.   


This year there’ll be walks, talks, films, a heritage cruise, fairs, entertainments and more as the story of our city and its people over two millennia is told


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