Fun Days out in Chester

Chester is a really great place to visit, so if you are looking for family days out in half term it is well worth a visit, it will really please the whole family, as Chester also has a really great night life for the adults you will not be stuck for things to do. However, before you head off on your day trip or long weekend you should make sure that you have your car checked at a  Gloucester MOT company such as to make sure it is road legal for the long trip.

Chester Zoo – Everyone has heard of Chester zoo – and with good reason! With elephants, tigers, penguins and giraffes to name but a few, there really is something for everyone! This zoo is great because it is always running activities as well that will keep the kids entertained for a whole day easily, and if you are staying in Chester has good transport links.

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Hack Green Secret Nuclear Bunker – For those who like to take a step back in time and learn the fascinating history of spies and the cold war, this is a great place to visit. Originally a World War Two radar station, it remained a secret for over 60 years this is a great place to visit for young and old alike with an interest in history, they even have a nuclear weapons display!


Chester Cathedral – This beautiful building is still in use as a place of worship, and it is free entry. There are plenty of events on every day here, and if you plan to visit in December you will get to see the Christmas tree festival, which all the family will love and really get you in the mood for Christmas!


Chester Boat Sightseeing Cruise – The way to really see Chester in all its glory is by boat! Take a trip on the river. Take in the beautiful meadows, the suspension bridge and the amazing buildings along the way, the boat also has a bar so you can enjoy a relaxing and refreshing cruise!


Chester Racecourse – Chester Racecourse is the oldest racecourse in Britain, but is showing no signs of slowing down! It is a must if you are in the area, and is a real glamour filled and enjoyable day out, make sure to check out the website for race times and events.



Author: Kei Taylor

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