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Durham Cathedral Tours

From £5.00
Durham Cathedral
Palace Green
Durham City
County Durham
DH1 3EH

Tel: +44 0191 386 4266

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Durham Cathedral Tours

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Guided tour£5.00 per ticket type

Guided tours of the Cathedral take place two or three times a day and cost £5 per person (£4.50 children and concessions).

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Recent Reviews:

  • Sweetiepx
    Leeds, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Lego Cathedral
    4 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 29th April 2017
    I have visited Durham Cathedral before but not a many years and it was lovely to return. The Cathedral is stunning and dominates the skyline in Durham. The inside of the cathedral is incredible - the... Read full review
  • HagChi
    Munich, Germany
    Trip Type:
    Family
    worth the visit
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 28th April 2017
    As a foreigner, we hear more often about the Canterbury Cathedral. The Durham Cathedral seems equally famous in England. We visited the Durham Cathedral for half day. Though entrance is free... Read full review
  • JANVILLE
    Hailsham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    A LOVELY VISIT
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 28th April 2017
    We spent about four hours in the Cathedral. It is beautiful and very well looked-after. Plenty of staff around ready and willing to answer all questions. Read full review

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Access Statement - Please see below

Access Information

Opening Times

2017 (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)

* Tours are available from Monday to Saturday, usually at 11.00am and 2.00pm with additional tours at 10.30am during the summer.
Please note, tours may occasionally be cancelled due to events and special services as we are a working church.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is A1(M). From the A1(M) take the A690 to Durham city centre. 3 Park and Ride facilities within the city.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Durham Station. From the station go into the city centre and follow the signs for the cathedral or take the Cathedral Bus (every 20 minutes until 1730 - please ring for times 0870 608 2608).

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