The history that surrounds Chester…

The Walls were built to keep Chester safe.

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Discover the history behind the Walls…

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Explore the Walls…

… and unlock the secrets of the last 2,000 years of life in the city.

  • East Gate
    See the second most photographed clock in the country.
  • The Cathedral
    Visit the shrine of St Werburgh, the patron saint of Chester.
  • King Charles Tower
    Stand on the spot where Charles I saw his army defeated.
  • The Roodee Racecourse
    Discover the port that became a racecourse.

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Pick up a copy of the Explore the Walls guidebook from the Chester Visitor Information Centre


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