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Reviewed 2 days ago

Check your watch as you wander round the City walls. This is one of the most beautiful clocks you will ever see.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank steve b
Reviewed 6 days ago

Its a fancy clock on a wall, er thats it. The walls are super for a walk round the city an are almost complete. The clock is attractive and if you went to Chester it is unlikely you could avoid it. Chester has so much...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank David W
Reviewed 1 week ago

An extremely unusual photogenic clock on the high street above an archway/road it is part of the walls and can be seen close up from on the walls

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank andyafc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a central and most attractive feature in Chester. East gate itself is a landmark, and the clock is the pinnacle of it all. The day we visited was rainy and overcast and you do need to be prepared to look up and seek...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 1949etwall
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You won't miss it as it is in the city centre. To have a great view of the street, take the stairs to find yourself just below the clock (you'll also be able to see all its details and it's worth it)

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sarah V
Reviewed 3 weeks 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.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mickigirl1310
Reviewed 4 weeks 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.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Norma G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank deardarth1
Reviewed 8 November 2018

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

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Liz J
Reviewed 2 November 2018

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

Date of experience: October 2018
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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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