Explore Open Treasure, Durham Cathedral’s world-class visitor experience, and discover 2,000 years of history.
Discover 2,000 years of history as you venture into previously hidden spaces within the Cathedral Cloister which represent some of the most intact surviving medieval monastic buildings in England and home to the best-preserved monastic library in the British Isles.
The story of these remarkable buildings is told, revealing their historical and architectural significance through the creation of a new exhibition route which begins in the magnificent fourteenth-century Monks’ Dormitory and ends in the Great Kitchen, one of only two surviving monastic kitchens in the UK.
Embark on this incredible journey and discover treasures from the Cathedral’s internationally renowned collection, all complemented by an exciting rolling exhibition programme.
See the exhibition programme and book tickets using the button below.