Durham Castle Tours - NO TOURS UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

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Durham University
Palace Green
Durham City
County Durham
DH1 3RW

Tel: +44 0191 334 2932

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Durham Castle Tours

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adults£5.00 per ticket type
Children 5yrs and over£4.00 per ticket type
Concessions over 60s£4.00 per ticket type
Family day ticket (2+3)£15.00 per ticket type

Infants - Free
Durham University Campus Card holders - Free
Group Admission Prices (For parties of 10 or more) - Adult– £4.50, Concession – £3.50

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Awards

  • Visit EnglandVAQAS VAQAS 2019

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
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  • Average
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Recent Reviews:

  • Grumpyoldwoman18
    Durham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Architectural beauty
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 7th March 2020
    When visiting the cathedral it is a must to visit the castle at the same time if possible. These two buildings really Do go hand in hand. The views are spectacular Read full review
  • missyjem
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Castle
    1 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 14th March 2020
    Disappointed, only do guided tours. Wanted to go just take in the history in my own time. BUT only GUIDED TOURS ALLOWED, such a shame. Losing so much business not allowing people to go In and... Read full review
  • martinmolloy72
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Great student digs
    3 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 15th March 2020
    A splendid medieval castle towering over the city of Durham. If like me you just went there on your own accord and just wanted to look round then prepare to be disappointed. You have to book a... Read full review

Access Information

Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)

* When there are no private events booked, tours are usually available every day at 1315, 1415, 1515 and 1615. During University vacations, tours are also normally offered at 1015, 1115 and 1215 noon.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is A1(M). From the A1(M) take the A690 to Durham.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Durham Station. The Durham Cathedral bus (every 20 minutes) links the railway station, North Road (for bus station), Market Place, and car and coach parks with the cathedral and castle. For more information see Durham County Council's web site www.durham.gov.uk or contact Traveline on 0871 200 22 33, www.traveline.info. Calls cost 10p per minute plus any charges your network provider makes

Highlights...

Durham CityDurham City, Durham CityA beautiful city with winding cobbled streets packed with history, culture and stunning architecture. Guarded by the River Wear, Durham City with its dramatic skyline never fails to impress.

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