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Durham Castle Tours

From £4.00
Durham University
Palace Green
Durham City
County Durham
DH1 3RW

Tel: +44 0191 334 2932

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Durham Castle Tours

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adults£5.00 per ticket type
Concessions£4.00 per ticket type
Family day ticket£15.00 per ticket type

Durham University Students and Infants free.

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Gradings

  • VAQAS VB Attraction
VAQAS VB Attraction

Awards

  • Regional and MiscellaneousTripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    498
  • Very Good
    302
  • Average
    85
  • Poor
    27
  • Terrible
    21

Recent Reviews:

  • Timothy C
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Beautiful
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 16th October 2017
    Beautiful castle and grounds. Very interesting tour. Fantastic tour guide, she was very patient with the asians that had to be told many times not to touch objects . Read full review
  • brieryfield
    Preston, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    An excellent tour guide and a beautiful building
    4 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 14th October 2017
    We joined a tour which cost £5 and lasted about 1 1/2 hours. The guide was a student who had excellent knowledge of the castle. The visit was somewhat restricted as students reside in the building... Read full review
  • Newt44
    Seattle
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Absolute Must See
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 9th October 2017
    I have been to many of the famous cathederals of Europe. At many, I have taken the guided tours by Vergers and docents. Not only is Durham Cathedral a special place because of the extensiveness of... Read full review

Access Information

Opening Times

2017 (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)

* When there are no private events booked, tours are usually available every day at 1315, 1415, 1515 and 1615. During University vacations, tours are also normally offered at 1015, 1115 and 1215 noon.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is A1(M). From the A1(M) take the A690 to Durham.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Durham Station. The Durham Cathedral bus (every 20 minutes) links the railway station, North Road (for bus station), Market Place, and car and coach parks with the cathedral and castle. For more information see Durham County Council's web site www.durham.gov.uk or contact Traveline on 0871 200 22 33, www.traveline.info. Calls cost 10p per minute plus any charges your network provider makes

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