Within These Walls
Within These Walls

The story of Chester's iconic walls


Chester's Iconic Walls

Discover the history of the walls of Chester, and of the men and women who built them, maintained them and lived within them over the past 2000 years.

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"Within these Walls" can be found within  the medieval Water Tower complex, directly on the Chester city walls.

It is the perfect location to learn more about the role the walls have played in making Chester the city that it is today.

Opening Spring 2018

More details to follow 


What do the walls mean to you?

The walls of Chester have always played an important  part in the lives of the people that live, work and play inside them.

Our People's Gallery offers you the chance to create and display a piece of art that expresses something about what the walls mean to you. We are seeking entries for our gallery in the form of photography, painting, drawing, video or sound to display.

How to Enter

All of the terms and conditions of the competition and entry form  can be found here.