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Weardale Museum and High House Chapel

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County Durham
DL13 1HD

Tel: +44 01388 517433

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Weardale Museum and High House Chapel

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adults£3.00 per ticket type

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



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    Recent Reviews:

    • David R
      Washington DC, District of Columbia
      Trip Type:
      Great resource for family history
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 12th March 2017
      My wife and I went to Wear Dale to uncover more detail about her family for our family tree. Even though it was out of season David and Ken were outstanding in their help, providing us with some... Read full review
    • anchorage25
      Durham, United Kingdom
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      5 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 10th December 2016
      From the outside the museum look small but go through the entrance and WOW.. there is so much a see, to touch, to read, to listen to and to meet incredibly attentive, enthusiastic and knowledgeable... Read full review
    • Bill G
      Sanibel Island, Florida
      Trip Type:
      Fantastic resource for Weardale ancestry research
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 19th October 2016
      After learning that my ancestors lived in this area for over 100 years, Ken Heatherington produced a huge report covering 6 generations, births/baptisms, marriages, deaths/burials. What a terrific... Read full review



    • Access Statement - Please see below

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking - Free parking behind the Museum and Chapel.

    Access Information

    Opening Times

    2017 (1 Apr 2017 - 31 Oct 2017)
    Monday - Sunday13:30 - 16:30
    Bank Holiday13:30 - 16:30

    * Open Easter and Bank Holidays, May, June, July, Sept, and October (Wednesday to Sunday inclusive), Every afternoon in August
    At any time, by appointment only, for organised groups.

    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

    Nearest major road is A68. Take the A689 west from Harperley road junction near Crook and travel 18 miles. Located 8 miles to the west of Stanhope.

    Public Transport Directions

    Nearest main line station is at Durham.

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