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Crook Hall and Gardens

From £5.00
Durham City
County Durham

Tel: +44 0191 384 8028

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Crook Hall and Gardens

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£7.00 per ticket type
Child£5.00 per ticket type
Concession£6.50 per ticket type

1 Oct-10 Apr Sun-Wed, 1000-1500, Adults £5, Concessions £4.50, Child £3.
Annual Prices: Adult – £19.50, Concession – £17.50 and a Family – £39.50


  • Regional and MiscellaneousTripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016


  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

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Recent Reviews:

  • Linda_Northern
    Sunderland, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 22nd June 2017
    We have just had an afternoon tea at Crook Hall and Gardens. It was delicious. The presentation of the food was beautiful - china cups, lovely tea pots. The meal included a glass of Prosecco or a... Read full review
  • holiday032
    Trip Type:
    Coffee shop visit. ☕️🍰🍪
    4 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 22nd June 2017
    We just visited the coffee shop which was really nice. The menu was ok but I would have liked to have seen paninis or a jacket potato on offer. Beautiful gardens to look on to. There is a car parking... Read full review
  • KJ57
    London, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Lovely Garden and Crook Hall
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 20th June 2017
    Very pretty garden rooms with lots of fragrant plants and colourful beds. The hall is also very nice to look around especially the very old part. We spent a lovely couple of hours here in the... Read full review



  • Access Statement - Please see below

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (charge) - £2.20 per day


  • On-Site café/restaurant - Homemade cream teas, cakes, toasted sandwiches, soup, speciality teas and coffee.

Access Information

Opening Times

2017 (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00
Bank Holiday10:00 - 17:00

* Please note: Crook Hall Garden is closed Thu, Fri and Sat. Garden Cafe open all year, daily, 0930-1700.
Pre-booking essential for Halloween and Christmas Openings - please see website for details. During December we are open Monday and Tuesday and Wednesday and at other times only for our pre booked Christmas events. Closed 24 Dec-4 Jan.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is A1(M). From the A1(M) take the A690 into Durham city centre. Follow the signs for The Gates Shopping Centre then pick up the signs for Crook Hall.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Durham Station. From the station road walk down North Road past the bus station to The Gates Shopping Centre. Follow the road down to the riverside, and Crook Hall is signposted from there.

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