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£8.00 per ticket type
Child£5.00 per ticket type
Concession£7.50 per ticket type
Family£22.00 per ticket type

Adults £8.00, Concessions £5.50, 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



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
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Recent Reviews:

  • Michael K
    Billingham, United Kingdom
    Lovely Gardens
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 4th February 2020
    We have visited Crook Hall and Gardens a couple of times and enjoyed our visits. We choose to visit in the spring and later in autumn to see the gardens at their best. We preferred the cafe in the... Read full review
  • alexandracV7762QT
    Trip Type:
    Afternoon tea superb
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 7th February 2020
    The most amazing scone I have ever tasted. The setting was absolutely beautiful, the food was to die for and the staff were friendly and welcoming. It was a really beautiful day for me my dad and... Read full review
  • TinaJ1846
    Durham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Sparkling Afternoon Tea
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 13th February 2020
    Wonderful afternoon. On arrival we were shown to our tea room (was 11 of us) and served a glass of fizz and welcome serving of mini sausages and delicious quiche. This was promptly followed by the... Read full review



  • Access Statement - Please see below


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

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (charge) - £3.10 per day

Access Information

Opening Times

Season (1 Nov 2019 - 28 Feb 2020)
Monday - Wednesday11:00 - 16:00
Thursday - SaturdayClosed
Sunday11:00 - 16:00
Season (1 Mar 2020 - 31 Oct 2020)
Monday - Wednesday10:00 - 17:00
Thursday - SaturdayClosed
Sunday10:00 - 17:00

* Crook Hall & Gardens is open Sunday, Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday, 10am until 5pm (March - October) 11am until 4pm (November - February)

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is A1(M).

From the A1(M) junction 62, take the A690 into Durham City Centre. At the Gilesgate roundabout take the 2nd exit and follow the road straight over Milburngate Bridge. Take the first left at the end of the bridge and 1st left again. The River Wear will now be in front of you, follow the road round and the river will be on your right hand side. Follow the riverside along, passed the Radisson Blu Hotel and the main entrance to Crook Hall and Gardens is 500 metres further along. Our Garden Gate Cafe is the big wooden building at the entrance to the Crook Hall pay and display car park.

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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Sunday, 1st November 2020 - Sunday, 1st November 2020

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Sunday, 13th December 2020 - Sunday, 13th December 2020

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Wednesday, 23rd December 2020 - Wednesday, 23rd December 2020

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