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Dewa Roman Experience

Peirpoint Lane, Off Bridge Street, Chester CH1 1NL, England
+44 1244 343407
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Not as interesting as we'd hoped

We were hoping for something along the lines of the Jorvik experience in York but were... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2017
Pickering, North Yorkshire
Fun and interactive

I have visited this attraction twice recently and really enjoyed both visits. The Experience... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2017
Leeds, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Peirpoint Lane, Off Bridge Street, Chester CH1 1NL, England
+44 1244 343407

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Reviewed 6 May 2017

We were hoping for something along the lines of the Jorvik experience in York but were disappointed. It had the feel of being tired and neglected, some of the archaeological exhibitions looked very jaded and were difficult to read. It may be of more interest...More

Thank sealdriver
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

I have visited this attraction twice recently and really enjoyed both visits. The Experience transports you back to Roman Chester and provides information and reconstructions to examine. It was really interesting to read about the wages of the Roman Soldiers! The Experience also includes interacting...More

Thank Sweetiepx
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Eductational but quite small - you are left to wonder round and read the signage. You travel into the basement of the building to see the building work through the ages and some bits of interactive stuff for the children and adults who haven't grown...More

Thank Joanna S
Reviewed 6 April 2017

At the start of going in there is a small space and you say Julius Caesar to open a wooden door.In the middle of the trip there is some activities to do like dressing up and sorting and other fun activities.If you are a school...More

Thank Wrexhamfamily6
Reviewed 5 April 2017

More light would have helped and a longer and more detailed video as it was very short and didn't tell you very much - could be made to be much better with more exhibits and information displayed

Thank Trevor H
Reviewed 21 March 2017

I visited with my two children and we enjoyed the museum very much. It's a small museum, so the experience lasts about two hours at most, but its really informative and quite reasonably priced. The staff were very knowledgeable, and the excavated areas were a...More

1  Thank Charlie L
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Loads to see in this place, explaining about the romans in Chester, and the historical digs which happened. No discounts for carers which seemed a bit unfair, a little pricey but well worth a visit.

Thank bazonian2015
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Popped into this small museum/experience having done a tour of the city with a guide; and spent about an hour looking at the exhibits and learning a bit more about Roman Chester. You walk around the exhibits and there are information boards as you go...More

Thank AliGlen
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

I've never visited here before. Maybe in primary school..... As an adult I knew it would be very school groups and children orientated But I still enjoyed it and enjoyed the part as you enter with the smoke and the boat. Very enjoyable.

1  Thank alexhardisty101
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Clever by its use of space. Real archeology mixed with interactive hands on fun for the kids... And for those with a more mature view, some rare and well presented finds in a museum context. A must Chester visit.

1  Thank Creighton F
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Is this place suitable for people with mobility problems. i use a small, fold up electric mobility scooter, would this be allowed? thanks.
22 May 2016|
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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.