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Sunday / 1pm to 4pm

Chester Heritage Festival

Telling the Story of our city and its people

Saturday 17 June – Wednesday 28 June

Chester Heritage Festival brings to life the city’s rich history and heritage and tells the stories that have accumulated over two millennia. It commences this year from the 17 June with events and experiences for all ages, incorporating the Midsummer Watch parades and the first night of the Chester Mystery Plays on Wednesday 28 June.​

For more information about the festival, visit the official website here.

Chester Cathedral will celebrate the festival with the following events:

Book Sale
Saturday 17 June and Tuesday 27 June | 10am – 2pm

Sovereignty Exhibition Talk
Tuesday 20 June and Wednesday 28 June | 10am, 1pm & 3pm
Booking essential – click here to book.

Stonemasonry Demonstrations
Friday 23 June and Saturday 24 June | 10am – 2pm