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Chester Heritage Centre is now closed April 2018

Events

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Chester Art Festival next week at St. Michael's church

Corner of Bridge street and Pepper street, right in the city centre!

- Engravings and etchings by Pablo Picasso on show throughout the festival

- Art bar open throughout the festival

- Lots of arty activities:

Tuesday: art classes and dance class in the evening
Wednesday: drama workshops
Thursday: creative art selling seminar, tea ceremony, theatrical performance
Friday: creative writing workshop and oil painting Picasso workshop
Saturday: creativity awakening seminar, poetry and piano, paper bag workshop, live music
Sunday: kids' creative Picasso workshop

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St Michael's Church
Bridge Street Row East
01244 972 210
http://www.cheshirewestandchester.gov.uk/residents/leisure,_parks_and_events/history_and_heritage/chester_history_and_heritage.aspx
Admission Free
Open Mon - Fri 10am-12noon and 1pm-4pm. Closed Bank Holiday Monday 31 August
Disabled Access Stairs at Entrance. No wheelchair access.

St Michael's Church is one of the nine medieval parish churches of Chester, It stands on the site of the southern gateway of the Roman Fortress. In 1849-61 it was virtually rebuilt by the Chester architect James Harrison, although early features survive inside. St Michael's opened as Britain's first heritage centre in 1975.


Chester Heritage Centre, from Pepper Street 1
Chester Heritage Centre, from Bridge Street 2
Chester Heritage Centre, Sign

On the east side of Bridge street the row ends with the old parish church of St Michael's. This is now Chester Heritage Centre.
It is open to the public and contains local research resources and family history information.

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