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Durham Cathedral

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The Chapter Office
The College
Durham City
County Durham
DH1 3EH

Tel: +44 0191 386 4266

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Durham Cathedral

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Admission to the CathedralFree
Open Treasure: Adults£7.50 per ticket type

The Chapter of Durham is committed to providing free entry for all. When you visit, please donate as generously as you can so that free entry can remain. We suggest a donation of £3 per person.
Admission to Open Treasure: Adults: £7.50, children aged 5-18: £2.50

Awards

  • Regional and MiscellaneousTripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    4413
  • Very Good
    1018
  • Average
    128
  • Poor
    35
  • Terrible
    44

Recent Reviews:

  • Digitalman1
    Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    No Photography allowed!
    3 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 16th June 2018
    Went in with my wife, I took a picture of a large object and immediately a lady came over to me and said NO PHOTOGRAPHY IS ALLOWED, I asked why and the response was it’s because of children and... Read full review
  • Christos D
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Perfect place, outstanding cathedral
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 15th June 2018
    I have seen many cathedrals in many places and i tell you that..this is a good one! I spent a couple of hours there, the whole environment is amazing. Very old cathedral in an amazing place. Read full review
  • Delly1987
    Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Stunning Building
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 12th June 2018
    Lovely visit to Durham Cathedral, lovely architecture and stained glass, interesting to read the history as we looked around the Cathedral. Stunning building and worth a visit. Read full review

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Access Statement - Please see below

Access Information

Opening Times

2018 (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - Saturday09:30 - 18:00
Sunday09:30 - 17:30
Bank Holiday09:30 - 18:00

* The Cathedral is open for worship and private prayer between 0730 and 0930 Monday to Saturday; 0745 and 1230 on Sunday. Occasionally because of a special service or event full access to whole of the Cathedral may be restricted. Please contact the Cathedral Office if you wish to visit on a particular day, especially when travelling far.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is A1(M). From the A1(M) take the A690 to Durham city centre. 3 Park and Ride facilities within the city.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Durham Station. From the station go into the city centre and follow the signs for the cathedral or take the Cathedral Bus (every 20 minutes until 1730 - please ring for times 0870 608 2608).

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