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Cheshire Military Museum

Grosvenor Street, Chester CH1 2DN, England
+44 1244 327617
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The Cheshire Military Museum, in Chester, tells the story of the Cheshire Soldiers from the 17th Century right through to the present day. Follow the exploits of the Regiments of Cheshire and their travels across the world during many great battles. Learn about the wars they fought, experience life in the trenches for a World War One soldier, and immerse yourself in the history of the soldiers. The museum also houses the Archive of the Cheshire Regiment. For all enquiries relating to people who have served with the Cheshire Regiment click here.
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Grosvenor Street, Chester CH1 2DN, England
+44 1244 327617
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Reviewed September 20, 2016

Went in as I have passed it numerous times and thought what the hell. I can see where people will enjoy it; however, it did not work out for me. Although negative for me I would say if you enjoy military items and such like...More

1  Thank Adrian P
Reviewed September 12, 2016

Arrived to be told it was free entry for the day which was a bonus. Excellent history all round. Watched a short film about The Somme. Great morning out.

2  Thank sezy68
Reviewed September 10, 2016

The Cheshire military museum is one place you must visit if in Chester you see so much of the past and future of Cheshire

Thank andrewbelsham
Reviewed September 6, 2016

Located just a stones throw from the very heart of the city, this innovative and attractive museum tells the story of the men of the regiments of Cheshire, their families and their community. This 300 year history is told through art, artefacts and memorabilia including...More

4  Thank Big_Jeff_Leo
Reviewed August 31, 2016

We brought our Australian nephew and family to see the museum who is very interested in military and also has done a lot regarding our White families tree. He will be off to Thiepval next week to the memorial where his great grandad has his...More

Thank risedale014
Reviewed August 18, 2016

I was lucky to be there at the same time as the 1ww reenactors where there Will go again if only to hold hands with the nurse :)

1  Thank polygone2015
Reviewed August 13, 2016

We was looking for something to do after the Grosvenor Museum and this was just around the corner so we poped in and had a walk around and looked at all the displays. There was plenty to read and see walking around this museum and...More

1  Thank Mellowdames18
Reviewed August 13, 2016

This museum only charges £2 admission and is open 9am to 5pm most days. They have a web site too. Most of the museum consists of static displays, but there is a very good video showing WW2 footage of Malta convoys, including the arrival in...More

Thank alandawil
Reviewed August 11, 2016

They recommend two and a half hours to visit the museum and I am sure you probably could spend that long here but only if you are a real military enthusiast. However it is well worth a visit, we spent just over an hour as...More

1  Thank Jane T
Reviewed August 11, 2016

An overview of the history of the army in Chester dating back to Roman times. Medal collection and comments excellent, particularly the tales of the 2 Victoria Crosses won 'in battle'. Having said that, it was all good and worth the entrance fee of £4...More

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