Welcome

We exist to promote understanding and appreciation of archaeology, history and architecture in the historic county of Cheshire plus neighbouring areas and of these subjects generally. Our activities include monthly lectures from the Autumn to the Spring, Summer excursions on demand, undertaking or encouraging relevant research, campaigning on local heritage issues, publication of an annual journal and a twice-yearly newsletter, and maintenance of our own specialist library.

For more information about the Chester Archaeological Society please read our History and Activities page.

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News

Britain’s Most Historic Towns

Chester is featured in this upcoming Channel 4 series staring on April 7th. Click here for more information

2018 Excursions programme

The excursions programme for 2018 has been published
Click here to go to the Excursions page

CAS Archaeology Conference 29 – 30 June 2018

The CAS Archaeology Conference will be held in the Lecture Theatre of the Grosvenor Museum, commencing on the evening of Friday 29th June 2018 with a keynote lecture, and continue all day Saturday 30th. Expressions of interest are sought for this event, Click here to e-mail your name and contact address