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Guided Walking Tours of Chester with the Guild of Chester Tour Guides

1 February - 1 September
|Recurring Event (See all)
until 27 March 2019
Your guide will lead you on a captivating journey through 2,000 years of history, taking in all the main sites along the way, including the Rows, Walls, River and the exterior of the Cathedral.

CALL TO ARTISTS – THE GROSVENOR MUSEUM’S OPEN ART EXHIBITION

1 February - 27 April
Chester’s Grosvenor Museum announces its 13th Open Art Exhibition. This will present the best in contemporary art from the region, giving artists in the area a chance to show their work and providing a diverse and stimulating exhibition for the public.

Charles Kingsley: Christian Socialist and Natural Historian

5 February - 10 December
This exhibition commemorates the 200th anniversary of the birth of Charles Kingsley (1819-1875).

Calling all Craft makers

12 February - 20 May
After the success of the last two year’s Woollen Woods at Stretton Watermill another exhibition is planned. As last year we want to encourage a wide range of crafters to submit their creations to this fantastic event.

David Ferry: The Invader’s Guide to the Museum (and other places)

2 March - 2 June
Guide books on travel, history, gardening, cooking, knitting have provided David Ferry with material for his collages that explore our national heritage. Alongside his prints and books, this exhibition gives alternative interpretations of the Grosvenor Museum’s collections, through David’s selected interventions throughout the museum.

Dead Normal: A Pop-Up Archive

27 March
Horrible Handwriting! Decipher a 17th-century remedy for the plague.

The Renowned Robert Lenkiewicz

27 March @ 3.00pm - 4.00pm
Join Peter J. Wildin to find out all about Robert Lenkiewicz, a post-War portrait painter who became notorious for his bohemian lifestyle and reputation as an anti-Establishment artist.

Ashes into Glass: Contemporary Commemorative Jewellery

28 March @ 7.00pm - 8.30pm
Ashes into Glass is the leading creator of ashes jewellery in the United Kingdom and worldwide. They produce fine jewellery for you to connect with your loved one by wearing it or just holding it in your hand.

Friends Film Night ‘Amazing Grace’

28 March @ 7.00pm - 9.30pm
Amazing Grace depicts the life of the 18th-century politician William Wilberforce, one of the youngest ever members of Parliament, whose legacy will be remembered for centuries.

Craft and Chat

29 March @ 10.30am - 12.30pm
Meet like-minded crafters, learn a new skill, and enjoy a cup of tea in the relaxed setting of Weaver Hall Museum’s café.
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