Tourist attractions that are nearest to Chester Zoo.
The largest Roman amphitheatre in Britain, used for entertainment and military training by the 20th Legion, based at the fortress of 'Deva' (Chester).
The original gateway to Chester Castle, this 12th-century tower houses a chapel with exceptionally fine wall paintings of c. 1220, rediscovered in the 1980s. An access stair to the castle's wall-walk is nearby.
Primrose Hill is located on a hill and contrary to its name is not home to primroses. However the views are excellent and the larch and pine trees are especially enjoyable in the Autumn. The forest ...
18th and 19th century house set in parkland.
Standing majestically on a sheer rocky crag, Beeston has perhaps the most stunning views of any castle in England. Excavations indicate that a Bronze Age settlement and Iron Age hillfort occupied the site long before the castle was begun in 1225.