Storyhouse, Hunter Street Chester Cheshire CH1 2AR Tel: 01244 409113 Web:

Opening Hours

Monday Early Morning - Late Evening
Tuesday Early Morning - Late Evening
Wednesday Early Morning - Late Evening
Thursday Early Morning - Late Evening
Friday Early Morning - Late Evening
Saturday Early Morning - Late Evening
Sunday Early Morning - Late Evening

Opened in May 2017 in the heart of Chester, Storyhouse is Chester’s £37 million new theatre, cinema and library.

Storyhouse presents 5 major new shows a year, along with a huge range of other staged events, and things to see and do

It is a place for exploration and discovery; where new talent is nurtured and community creativity encouraged.

Storyhouse is set to transform Chester’s cultural landscape. This house is your house. What will you do with it?



The whole building, including the library, theatre, cinema and studio, is accessible via lift, with wheelchair access to all areas.

* Ramp access at ground floor levels
* The café and bar areas are also fully accessible
* Accessible toilets are available on every floor with a Changing Places toilet on the ground floor
* Baby changing facilities are provided in all accessible toilets
* Wheelchair spaces are available in the theatre, studio and cinema.
* Low-level counter at the café
* Portable induction loop
* Large format print available on request
* Assistance Dogs welcome

Accessible parking and drop-off points

* The nearest car park is Market which has 8 disabled spaces – 200 metres from nearest exit
* There is free on street parking /car park for blue badge holders on Hamilton Place and Goss Street (4 hours max) – c.300 metres away
* The best place for drop-offs is Northgate Street – 20 metres away


Events at this venue

Activities Flipside Radio on Tour
Tomorrow 12am

Rach A Rama and Parsley will be roaming Storyhouse throughout the day collecting stories in preparation for a special Storyhouse Women Weekend show on 2 May at 6pm on the popular Flipside Weekly part of Chester’s community radio station Flipside Radio.

Activities Beyond Text Workshop 2018

The Beyond Text team invite practitioners and researchers from all disciplines to attend an exciting workshop at Storyhouse, which will…

Activities Journey Through Time

Have you ever dreamt of exploring the Ancient Egyptian tomb of Tutankhamun? Or wondered what your name would have been…

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Activities Youth Arts Festival 2018

Are you aged 15-25?  This is your chance to be involved in the first ever Youth Arts Festival to take place at…