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Durham Castle Tours

From £4.00
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
Concessions£4.00 per ticket type
Family day ticket£15.00 per ticket type

Durham University Students and Infants free.

Video

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Gradings

  • VAQAS VB Attraction
VAQAS VB Attraction

Awards

  • Regional and MiscellaneousTripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    512
  • Very Good
    302
  • Average
    86
  • Poor
    28
  • Terrible
    22

Recent Reviews:

  • Mike S
    Greater London, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Closed due to Lumiere Festival
    1 of 5 stars
    Friday, 17th November 2017
    Came to Durham to visit the cathedral, castle and Lumiere Festival. However the castle was closed due to the Lumiere Festival - really! Get with it city of Durham this is not what visitors to the... Read full review
  • kevin_cw
    Bradford, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Amazing place, amazing value
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 16th November 2017
    You can only go here with a tour, which is limiting, and I don't buy their excuse about not taking photos inside because students live there (we saw more students outside than inside), but that small... Read full review
  • GADawgGa
    GA
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Another must see in Durham
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 16th November 2017
    The Castle is near the Cathedral and not to be missed. You must take a guided tour, so sign up early. The tour was great. Lots of history. Read full review

Access Information

Opening Times

2017 (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)

* 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

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