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Woodland Road
County Durham

Tel: 0191 373 8500

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Guide Prices

Entry is free at Ushaw. Ticket prices vary. Single Rooms: £52.50 per person per night inc. VAT and breakfast, Twin Rooms: £69.95 per person per night inc. VAT and breakfast.



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    Recent Reviews:

      Edinburgh, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      5 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 10th August 2017
      We were amazed at the size of this former catholic seminary and boys school.Open Wednesday - Saturday 1-5 pm. The chapels are amazing with wonderful stain glass. The carving in the Mortuary chapel is... Read full review
    • cordelia2512
      Hereford, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      So Much To See
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 9th August 2017
      A quick visit turned into a two hour plus exploration, with much to see still for our next visit The basic buildings are Victoria Gothic and Catholic: think of a religious version of the Houses of... Read full review
    • Caroline T
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Hidden Gem
      5 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 5th August 2017
      Went for FREE willow weaving, thanks Jo really great. Then wandered inside. Mmm AMAZING cakes pity we missed afternoon tea it looked scummy. Lite a candle for family time for quiet reflection in the... Read full review

    Access Information

    Opening Times

    2017 (1 Apr 2017 - 31 Oct 2017)
    Wednesday - Saturday13:00 - 17:00

    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

    From the South, leave the A1(M) at junction 59, north of darlington, and continue north on the A167 (for approximately 14 miles) to the traffic lights at Neville's Cross on the outskirts of Durham City. Continue to the third set of traffic lights by Sainsbury's Local and turn left (Ushaw College is signposted here, 2 1/2 miles).

    From the North, leave the A1(M) at junction63, Chester-Le-Street. Continue south on the A167 (for approximately 7 miles) until you reach Crossgate Moor in the outskirts of Durham. Turn right at the first set of traffic lights just past the pedestrian footbridge. Ushaw College is signposted (2 1/2 miles).

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