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Chester Heritage Centre

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St Michael's Church
Bridge Street Row East
01244 972 210,_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
Chester Heritage Centre, from Bridge Street
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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