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
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

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

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    597
  • Very Good
    354
  • Average
    101
  • Poor
    32
  • Terrible
    25

Recent Reviews:

  • Minicooperdogs
    Nantwich
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Tour groups only
    2 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 13th November 2018
    We were very disappointed as we could only go in as part of a tour that we did not want. We did visit the cafe there however which was great. Read full review
  • Gary S
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Part of Durham's historic district...
    4 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 14th November 2018
    The castle, the cathedral and the university sort of meld into the core of Durham's historic heritage site. The castle, of course, was interesting and you enter with a timed guide. Arrangements... Read full review
  • SaraBourque
    Towanda, Illinois
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Guided Tour
    4 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 14th November 2018
    I enjoyed the guided tour, which showed the courtyard, the Norman chapel, a different chapel, a gallery, a fancy staircase, and the ballroom. I suppose I thought that the tour would include more... 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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