City Walls

Local nameCity Walls
LocationYork, UK

York has, since Roman times, been defended by walls of one form or another. To this day, substantial portions of the walls remain, and York has more miles of intact wall than any other city in England. They are known variously as York City Walls, the Bar Walls and the Roman walls. The walls are generally 13 feet high and 6 feet wide.

Tags CoveredCity WallPedestrianCobblestone
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York Walls Private Walking Tour from 67 USD

Opening hours

Daily: 8 a.m. - dusk

Check the official website for approximate closing times.

More information and contact


Official website

City Walls Guide

Address 1B High Petergate, York, YO1 7EN, UK

Coordinates 53°57'45.655" N -1°5'6.466" E

Tours and activities: City Walls

York Walls Private Walking Tour

from 67 USD

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