Welcome to Chester’s famous City Walls, one of the best historic city trails in Britain.

Roman legionaries, Anglo-Saxon warriors, Norman knights, medieval bowmen, Civil War cavaliers and Georgian dandies have all walked these Walls. Nearly 2,000 years of Chester’s history lies waiting to be discovered beneath your feet.

Along the way you’ll discover Chester’s most interesting and historic places, and enjoy great views of the city, its surroundings, the River Dee and the Clwydian Hills beyond.

You can find out more about what’s on the Walls (as well as see where you can get on and off) by looking at the Walls map here

If you’re driving to Chester you can find information about the best car parks to use here