Dark Chester Tour

Discover Dark Chester: take a walk on the dark side.


An evening, storytelling walking tour of the Roman-heritage city with the local writer and Green Badge Tourist Guide, David Atkinson.


Think Horrible Histories meets Inside Number Nine with a dash of the Uncanny podcast. Expect tales of witches, gladiators and headless knights as you peer into the shadows of city’s rich, dark-tourism heritage.


This 90-minute tour runs every Saturday evening at 18.00 from outside the West Door of Chester Cathedral; suitable for ages 9+; please note steps and rough surfaces mean this tour is not ideal for people with special access needs.


Tickets cost £10 (no concessions); advance booking via the Visitor Information Centre, Town Hall Square.


More information from www.atkinsondavid.com/tour-guiding.