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.

Grosvenor Museum

Grosvenor Museum & Shop 27 Grosvenor Street, Chester CH1 2DD, England
+44 1244 402008
Book In Advance
More Info
US$ 14.55*
and up
City Sightseeing Chester Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 10:30 - 17:00
Grosvenor Museum & Shop 27 Grosvenor Street, Chester CH1 2DD, England
+44 1244 402008

Similar Things to Do in Chester

Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (580)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 560 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

It was very busy with school groups when we visited - however, school trips aren't allowed into the rooms at the end so they were nice to walk around. The bottom room doubles as a wee tea/coffee shop where we could hide a bit longer...More

Thank suze267
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visit quite regularly when the exhibitions change but had never been around the house before it was very interesting.

Thank mojones55
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

we visited here with a mix age range of children. it's a very interesting museum and our kids and ourselves found it to be very favourable. this is definitely one to visit , and if you park down by the race course you can easily...More

Thank sarah b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For such a small museum it packs in a diverse collection of stuff. The video on the history of Chester was very good in laying out the development of the city and the changes of the ages. There are some top class artefacts lodged in...More

Thank Alan1fromOz
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Its worth a look in their if you are interested in history or the history of Chester. It was well lye out.

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 15 June 2017

To be honest I thought it was quite a poor museum but understand they probably have little funding, I had just come from the wonderful museums of Liverpool so perhaps comparison was unfair.

Thank XHarry
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

This is a real mixed bag with many different rooms all worth visiting. The Roman stones are amazing. The silver is stunning. The staff are enthusiasts and really helpful. It's good to see school parties enjoying the museum, but it did make the experience crowded...More

Thank Terry L
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We visited this museum to learn about Roman Chester and were not disappointed. The introductory time line film was relevant, concise and information. The displays and artefacts were fascinating and well presented. An added bonus was the art exhibition on display at the museum. I...More

Thank Tony Penny F
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

I had intended to visit the museum for a long time so as we were passing we popped in. It was like going back in time...not to the Roman period but rather to the 1960s. The museum is cramped. The exhibits are poorly displayed and...More

Thank Havago
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Not bad but didn't quite hit the mark for me. Worth going however but many will find it a bit of a mixed bag.

Thank brianthelion
Nearby Restaurants
La P'tite France
601 reviews
.16 km away
Miller and Carter Chester
423 reviews
.13 km away
La Fattoria
1,671 reviews
.13 km away
The Brewery Tap
696 reviews
.13 km away
Nearby Attractions
River Dee
1,096 reviews
.26 km away
Chester Roman Gardens
449 reviews
.32 km away
Chester Racecourse
961 reviews
.28 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Diane D
25 April 2015|
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
28 February 2015|
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