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Crook Hall and Gardens

From £5.00
Durham City
County Durham

Tel: +44 0191 384 8028

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Crook Hall and Gardens

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£7.00 per ticket type
Child£5.00 per ticket type
Concession£6.50 per ticket type

1 Oct-10 Apr Sun-Wed, 1000-1500, Adults £5, Concessions £4.50, Child £3.
Annual Prices: Adult – £19.50, Concession – £17.50 and a Family – £39.50


  • Regional and MiscellaneousTripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016


  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

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Recent Reviews:

  • LYPud
    Durham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Halloween Event
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 26th November 2017
    My son and I attended the kids Halloween event, and when we arrived I was shocked we hadn't been before! A gorgeous little place just in the city centre, with views across to the cathedral. The hall... Read full review
  • Julia G
    Consett, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Beautiful hidden gem of a place
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 24th November 2017
    I have lived in Co Durham all my life and I’m not sure how I missed this place. My friends had their wedding here. The setting is stunning, with the gardens well kept. The food we had was absolutely... Read full review
  • rogerrobert98
    Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Closed when we thought it was open
    3 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 23rd November 2017
    Check the website closely as the opening times are for the relatively new cafe/entrance. The hall itself and gardens are usually closed on Thursday to Saturday as weddings pay better than tourists... Read full review



  • Access Statement - Please see below

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (charge) - £2.20 per day


  • On-Site café/restaurant - Homemade cream teas, cakes, toasted sandwiches, soup, speciality teas and coffee.

Access Information

Opening Times

2017 (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00
Bank Holiday10:00 - 17:00

* Please note: Crook Hall Garden is closed Thu, Fri and Sat. Garden Cafe open all year, daily, 0930-1700.
Pre-booking essential for Halloween and Christmas Openings - please see website for details. During December we are open Monday and Tuesday and Wednesday and at other times only for our pre booked Christmas events. Closed 24 Dec-4 Jan.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is A1(M). From the A1(M) take the A690 into Durham city centre. Follow the signs for The Gates Shopping Centre then pick up the signs for Crook Hall.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Durham Station. From the station road walk down North Road past the bus station to The Gates Shopping Centre. Follow the road down to the riverside, and Crook Hall is signposted from there.

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