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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
    527
  • Very Good
    309
  • Average
    87
  • Poor
    30
  • Terrible
    22

Recent Reviews:

  • cjl73
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Very entertaining visit
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 19th February 2018
    Loved the enthusiasm of Chris the guide. Well worth every penny. Great place to visit. Some fascinating history to be learned. Read full review
  • plus4man
    London, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Entry by guided tour only
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 18th February 2018
    Amazing history and architecture, and home to some of the luckiest students in England! You have to go with a guide (for a modest fee) who will share some secrets and astonishing stories of the... Read full review
  • Simon G
    Open day visit
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 17th February 2018
    Managed a full free tour whilst visiting for an open day at the university. You will need a teenager to qualify! As an historic building the castle is amazing and well maintained. University college... Read full review

Access Information

Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

* 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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