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Roman Tours

| Tourist Information Centre next to the town hall, Chester CH1 2DD, England
+44 1978 761264
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Excellent tour!

We enjoyed a great tour this afternoon! Titus was our guide - we were the only people on our tour... read more

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Vicki_the_pie
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Titus Mirabile!

How lucky was I ! An outstanding tour by someone who thoroughly knows his facts! As a lover of... read more

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An award winning experience of Roman Chester with an authentic Roman soldier. Factual, fun and entertaining for all the family See the remains of the biggest Roman fort (Deva Victrix) and largest amphitheater in Britain Based on knowledge of the latest archaeology and excavations. Tours last 1.5 hours. May include exclusive access to remains in basements. A fascinating journey in the footsteps of Leg XX.v.v (20th legion) Tours Run Daily 12.00pm and 15.00hrs. From Chester Visitor Information Centre, next to the Townhall, Chester. We also provide: Group and corporate tours UK wide outreach for schools Re-enactments and events Talk and lectures Reconstructive archaeology Film and media presentations
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| Tourist Information Centre next to the town hall, Chester CH1 2DD, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We enjoyed a great tour this afternoon! Titus was our guide - we were the only people on our tour so we got a fantastic personal experience, loads of information and it was entertaining for our 6-yr old son throughout. Fascinating to see the basement...More

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Reviewed yesterday

How lucky was I ! An outstanding tour by someone who thoroughly knows his facts! As a lover of Roman history I'd learned more in an hour and a half then I could glean from any books in months. I could have soaked up hours...More

2  Thank LSJ1
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Titius was awesome in clarifying certain aspects of Roman history for me, as his academic background in Classical Antiquity was exemplary. Who knew Roman soldiers had to divorce their wives to commit to the Roman army? Not I. And who knew those hobnails on their...More

2  Thank Debbie J
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked this before we came to Chester and it cost £7 per person. Our guide was very good (chap with beard) - he was very good with the children in the tour. He came across as a genuine Roman. There were a couple of...More

3  Thank Simon G
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Decided to do this after reading what fun it was on Trip Advisor. Unfortunately our guide was not fun. He had a lack of personal communication skills and delivered a load of facts to us without expression. It was more like a very dry history...More

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Ocratius, Owner at Roman Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for posting a review can u confirm the date and time when u took this tour please. .You may be reviewing a different company as we had no public tour bookings on the 31st of January? So our tour didn’t run on that...More

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Reviewed 15 January 2018

Chester is an old roman town well worth a visit there are many attractions from the old roman wall to the cathedral the medieval old town and the many bars and cafes that make it a modern night life centre you can cruise on the...More

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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Great informative fun from Titus Digis Aludianus Felix. We all learned a lot about Roman Chester and the occupying army and had a really enjoyable couple of hours. Patient with the young children’s questions and we felt that they were engaged through the whole tour....More

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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

What a super tour! We were here for my Dad’s 70th birthday and surprised him with the tour and Titus didn’t fail to impress us. He didn’t rush the tour and gave us so much brilliant information and captured the attention of my two nephews,...More

1  Thank bethtaylor81
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Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Titus gave us a colourful tour of the Roman life in Chester! We learnt and laughed a lot:) We highly recommend taking this tour! Thanks!

1  Thank Katarina V
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Reviewed 27 December 2017

We could have talked all night about Roman Chester, it was very interesting and Titus was a very knowledgeable tour guide. Well worth the time and money.

1  Thank Alicia1568
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Hannah B
4 December 2017|
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Response from Ocratius | Property representative |
Tour pricese are Adult £7.00. Child £4.00. (under 5's free) Family 2 x 2 £18.00. hope that helps? we also offer bespoke tours.
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christopher l
20 February 2017|
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Response from Ocratius | Property representative |
We are sometimes able to get basement access to show still existing remains. Clean Dry and no more than entering a shop.
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200Gill
19 January 2017|
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The Website Roman tour Ltd but just putting in Roman tour should bring us up. The tours start at 12pm and 3pm from the tourist information office by the town hall.
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