Chester City Wall, Chester

Chester City Wall, Chester, Cheshire CH1 2NR View on map

Defensive structure walls built to protect the city of Chester. Construction was started by the Romans when they established the fortress of Deva Victrix between 70 and 80 AD. Forms a two mile walkable circuit around the city centre with open access to the walkway.


Opening Arrangements

Open at all times.


2 mile circuit around the city centre. Rail: Chester (1 mile). Bus: Ample bus routes serve the city centre.

Parking Spaces


Many local authority car parks near the walls.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: No
  • Assistance dogs: Yes