We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Dewa Roman Experience

Peirpoint Lane, Off Bridge Street, Chester CH1 1NL, England
+44 1244 343407
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Worth a visit

Very interesting knowledgable staff who were friendly and informative. Would definitely recommend... read more

Reviewed yesterday
ACB1421
,
Aylesbury, United Kingdom
Nice bit of history

It doesn't cost a fortune here £11 for the two of us adults. It has lots of interesting... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Helen008
,
Nottingham
Read all 283 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent20%
  • Very good30%
  • Average26%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible12%
Travelers talk about
Closed Now
Hours
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
LOCATION
Peirpoint Lane, Off Bridge Street, Chester CH1 1NL, England
CONTACT
Website
+44 1244 343407
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Chester
from $21.50
More Info
from $10.10
More Info
Write a ReviewReviews (283)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"archaeological dig"
in 3 reviews
"visited this attraction"
in 4 reviews
"small museum"
in 11 reviews
"interesting exhibits"
in 6 reviews
"children and adults"
in 6 reviews
"half term"
in 3 reviews
"visiting chester"
in 3 reviews
"armour"
in 16 reviews
"jorvik"
in 11 reviews
"ship"
in 9 reviews
"jail"
in 4 reviews
"shields"
in 7 reviews
"helmets"
in 6 reviews
"gladiator"
in 6 reviews
"slaves"
in 3 reviews
"costumes"
in 8 reviews
"funding"
in 3 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 273 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Very interesting knowledgable staff who were friendly and informative. Would definitely recommend including this in your Chester visit

Thank ACB1421
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 3 days ago

It doesn't cost a fortune here £11 for the two of us adults. It has lots of interesting information but some of it is really hard to read due to the red lettering on the parchment.

Thank Helen008
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 6 days ago

We got a discount here because we’d bought a bus/boat ticket - every little helps ! Excellent history about the Romans - well set out & lots to see. A school party was due in - I’m sure all kids would enjoy this.

Thank ceb346
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The price is very reasonable. The museum is very informative with lots of information to read. However, it does not provide the sights and sounds experience as promised. It might be that I misunderstood, I though the museum would emerge me into Chester in Roman...More

Thank Veronica013
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really interesting little museum with plenty to see considering it's size. Extremely popular. You can pay to go on a march with a Roman soldier where you get to listen to the experiences and be instructed on how to use your sword.

Thank catsbumfluff1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed May 14, 2018

Tucked away but well worth a quick visit if you like history. We went and initially were the only people in there and had plenty of time to look round.

1  Thank 969wendyh
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed May 14, 2018

Not the largest or most exciting museum you will ever visit, but nicely laid out with some interesting exhibits, particularly to see the stratification of the archaeology in the city. Explains some of the other things you see in the city. More for kids than...More

Thank Chris T
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed May 12, 2018

Many of the exhibits are reproductions, and the whole place is a bit "populist/touristic". There is a fee to go in. You can see some excavations, but there is not a lot to see. A few things that might appeal to children. The Grosvenor Museum...More

Thank flugelist
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed May 1, 2018

This museum is especially good for children as there are a lot of things they can touch and move, getting their hands dirty. For adults the experience is perhaps not so exciting but it still illustrates the Roman way of life and the history of...More

2  Thank Cappacino_Girl
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

Their website states open from 9-5; when we arrived there was a school party in and we could not go in. Apparently it states on their website that there are restricted entry times when there are school groups in; there is no statement to this...More

Thank Jacqui H
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
CHRISTOPHER W, Manager at Dewa Roman Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Jacqui, Thank you again for your comments. Although your comments are fair we have noticed that you have forgotten to mention that it was at 11:05 when we said that you would be able to enter at 11:30am. We understand that not being able...More

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 45 hotels in Chester
The Commercial Bar & Hotel
403 reviews
.09 miles away
Oddfellows
1,302 reviews
.10 miles away
The Townhouse Chester
434 reviews
.15 miles away
Crowne Plaza Chester
1,862 reviews
.17 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Hanky Panky Pancakes
738 reviews
.02 miles away
Cote Brasserie - Chester
348 reviews
.03 miles away
Urbano 32
592 reviews
.03 miles away
Jaunty Goat Coffee
441 reviews
.04 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Booth Mansion
163 reviews
.07 miles away
Chester Rows
1,075 reviews
.08 miles away
Chester History & Heritage
93 reviews
.09 miles away
Church of St Peter
52 reviews
.08 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Wendy59B
May 22, 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from GBtasteful | Reviewed this property |
As per the previous comment - it doesn't spring to mind that the venue could accommodate your situation but do give them a call. Enjoy your stay.
0
Votes
;