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Chester Town Hall

www.chestertownhall.co.uk

Available for hire please call Chester Town Hall on 01244 977 703

Chester Town Hall Town Hall

Millennium Trail Marker Town Hall Millennium Trail Marker

Chester Millennium Festival Trail
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Townhall

Townhall

Townhall Townhall

Chester Town Hall stands at the centre of Chester on Northgate Street. It is used for civic functions, council meetings, craft fairs and even marriage ceremonies. Chester town hall was opened in 1869 by the Prince of Wales later King Edward VII. The architect was WH Lynn of Belfast. His design was chosen in a competition.

Inside the Town Hall

Town Hall Gates
Town Hall Gates Town Hall Gates

The Main Door of the Town Hall
Town Hall Door

The present Town Hall replaced the Exchange building, which stood at the centre of Northgate Street. The Exchange was built in 1698. And was burnt down in 1862. The Exchange building is pictured below.

After the building had been burned down. A statue of Queen Anne was rescued and placed on the spur wall to the Water Tower.
In the 1960's the statue was stolen. Just the alcove remains on the steps.
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Statue of Queen Anne

Fire damaged stone taken from the old exchange and placed on the Water Tower spur wall

The old spire from the Exchange is now in the Abbey Square.
The horse Pool, Now Filled in

Buildings facing the Town Hall Square on Northgate Street
Townhall Townhall

Chester Millennium Festival Trail

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St Werburgh Street
Millennium Trail Marker
Millennium Trail Marker

St Werburgh's Row

St Werburgh's Row

Chester Millennium Festival Trail
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Millennium Trail Marker
Millennium Trail Marker

Cycle Parking near the Town Hall outside the Library

Cycle Storage

The Police Station has been reinstated at the side of the town hall

Police Station

A view of the Town Hall square

Town Hall Square

There are Benches around the Town Hall Square

Bench

The Abbey Gateway leads from the Town Hall Square to the Cathedral. Click on the picture.
Town Hall Square

Town Hall Square
Town Hall Square

Tourist Information
Town Hall Square
Town Hall Square

Chester Central Library
Town Hall Square

Pirates !
Town Hall Square

Sculpture in the Town Hall Square
Sculpture in the Town Hall Square
Sculpture in the Town Hall SquareSculpture in the Town Hall Square
Sculpture in the Town Hall SquareSculpture in the Town Hall Square

Roman Remains
Roman RemainsRoman Remains

For more Tourist Information try the Chester Visitor Centre

Chester Visitor Centre

Vicar's Lane, Chester, CH1 1QX

Events


Judy's Affordable Vintage Fair
Sunday 2nd November 2014
Chester Town Hall
11am - 4:30pm
£2 Entrance Under 12's are free

A Christmas Carol
A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol


www.chestertownhall.co.uk

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Visitors Guide

Town Hall

Town Hall

External Links

http://www.cheshirewestandchester.gov.uk/residents/leisure,_parks_and_events/public_halls/chester_town_hall.aspx

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