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45 Eastgate Street, Chester CH1 1LR, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

What a beautiful clock this is, slap bang in the centre often. it is on a bridge, and under it, you can look down on all the people going about their business in the street below.

Thank Mickigirl1310
Reviewed 5 days ago

We used the Eastgate Clock as a starting point for our circumnavigation of the walls. The Clock itself is in excellent condition and was very popular with the visitors we saw, for photo opportunities, also provided good views of Eastgate Street & Foregate Street.

Thank Norma G
Reviewed 6 days ago

Stunningly handsome with amazing views into the main shopping street ,with its beautiful architecture.

Thank deardarth1
Reviewed 1 week ago

You know you are in the heart of Chester city when you can see the clock. It is an iconic landmark in Chester.

Thank Liz J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very impressive well worth viewing very ornate in its appearance good on a night when all lit up and few people about

Thank Relax46103270702
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Must have a walk around the town and it’s streets, corridors and take in this beautiful clock in this historic town

Thank flybazz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We saw the clock from the street and it looked lovely. However, we got a much closer look when we walked the city walls. Really stunning piece of architecture.

Thank PixiebelRoma
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An example of wonderful Victorian engineering celebrating Queen Victorias Jubilee.. You can use this as a starting point to walk the city walls however I like to start away from here and approach it from the wall. The main shopping areas are below the shops.

Thank DaveVBrown
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

without trying too hard you will pass by this clock a few times during your visit, take the time to have a look its really quite nice

Thank gAz R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Probably the first thing you notice as you walk down this road. It's an amazing clock tower to celebrate Queen Victorias 60 year reign. Just lovely.

Thank blondiebee
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Janakiraman
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Response from Tom24071695 | Reviewed this property |
The clock mechanism was replaced after a full upgrading of the clock was completed in October 2015. It is beautiful and admired by many thousands of tourists and of course we who live in Chester!
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