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Durham Museum and Heritage Centre

From £0.00
St Mary-le-Bow
North Bailey
Durham City
County Durham

Tel: +44 0191 384 5589

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Durham Museum and Heritage Centre

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Child£0.50 per ticket type
Concession£1.50 per ticket type

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.


  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

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Recent Reviews:

  • glasgowman01
    Glasgow, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friendly visit
    3 of 5 stars
    Monday, 24th April 2017
    This museum is in a converted church and the dampness of the church hangs in the air which gives the place a somewhat faded feel. The exhibits are good with some surprises but there is a sense of a... Read full review
  • Absfab
    Rugeley, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Odd but good !
    3 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 2nd April 2017
    Following a lovely walk around the Cathedral we made a visit to the museum. Quite small and cramped set in a church but wasn't too busy when we visited. Definitely worth a visit as it gives the... Read full review
  • Andy T
    Bradford, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Never seemed to be open
    2 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 11th March 2017
    Despite it showing the opening times outside I went three times over three different days and was never opened though it was suggested to go on the castle tour disappointing. Read full review



  • Access Statement - Please see below

Provider Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted - Guide dogs only

Access Information

Opening Times

2017 June (1 June 2017 - 30 June 2017)
Monday - Sunday14:00 - 16:30
Bank Holiday14:00 - 16:30
2017 Jul-Sep (1 July 2017 - 30 Sept 2017)
Monday - Sunday11:00 - 16:30
Bank Holiday11:00 - 16:30
2017 Oct (3 Oct 2017 - 25 Oct 2017)
Saturday - Sunday14:00 - 16:30

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is A690. Follow the A690 into Durham City.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Durham Station. Follow signs to city centre. From Market Place turn right into Saddler Street and continue to North Bailey. The museum is facing the east end of the cathedral.

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