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Grosvenor Museum

Grosvenor Museum & Shop 27 Grosvenor Street, Chester CH1 2DD, England
+44 1244 402008
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Good to visit

Good to visit with several exhibitions. Spoilt by gangs of uncontrolled school parties shouting... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
RachelsGrandma
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County Durham, United Kingdom
Great Free Museum

This is a great little free museum that has lots of interesting things mainly about the history of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
PapaYM
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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“natural history” (30 reviews)
“period house” (23 reviews)
“roman artefacts” (24 reviews)
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Grosvenor Museum & Shop 27 Grosvenor Street, Chester CH1 2DD, England
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+44 1244 402008
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good to visit with several exhibitions. Spoilt by gangs of uncontrolled school parties shouting and taking over the exhibits.

Thank RachelsGrandma
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great little free museum that has lots of interesting things mainly about the history of Chester, well worth the short stroll from the pedestrian area.

Thank PapaYM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

up in chester for a weekend to see my son who lives in chester, we decided to pay visit to this museum, We were happy we did , not very big , but plenty to see, in several areas, very interesting, and lots of information,...More

Thank chucklebuns
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The museum offers an interesting mixture of relics and historical representations of what life in the past was like through rooms set up in the house section. There was a school trip whilst we were there and they looked as though they had great fun...More

Thank Bigfish7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went with my daughter`s class . Really fascinating - thought I knew a bit about Roman times but obviously I didn`t !! Adults and kids alike loved it. Our `guide` - sorry ,forgot to take her name- was brilliant and so knowledgeable . Loved it...More

Thank Raff_9
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a museum that is fantastic for people like myself who are interested in the Roman history of the City of Chester, lots to see and a lot of information with maps and visuals to show what the city was like in Roman Times,...More

Thank josephinedavidson
Reviewed October 13, 2017

Small museum in the heart of Chester. very interesting facts of the histort of the city. Would reccommend.

Thank john267
Reviewed October 8, 2017

An old style town museum - but worth a visit. The Roman Galleries in particular have some good artefacts. The Roman grave stone collection is as good as I have seen anywhere,

Thank Albia-Newton
Reviewed October 3, 2017

This is a small museum, but is packed with information about 2,000 years of history in Chester. As you would expect, Roman times are extensively represented, and this information is fascinating, with maps charts and illustrations setting the scene. There are activities as well and...More

Thank Tim L
Reviewed September 30, 2017

Its not often that I get the time, but I will try to tell it all in rhyme. To entre will not cost a penny, but please donate the same as many. To run a museum of any sort cost lots of money and a...More

Thank Mark W
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Diane D
April 25, 2015|
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Response from Mellowdames18 |
Not sure this will be relevant any more but i can answer 2 of your 3 questions; Not sure about the sunday opening times. yes they allow children in, if anything im sure they actively encourage it. There is no admission... More
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DaveMcF
February 27, 2015|
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Response from Peter e | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately none of the museum staff are producing eggs at this moment . Your pet tortoise will have to be kept chained up outside as we are worried he might try to chew dinosaur bones sorry
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