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

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Recent Reviews:

  • Chrissykins07
    York, United Kingdom
    Amazing
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 18th November 2018
    Visited today and it is absolutely amazing please at least put £3.00 each donation as it is worth it and that money goes toward the up keep etc. Well worth this breathtaking place. Read full review
  • supercookelaine
    Workington, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Tourist visit
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 18th November 2018
    Wonderful, interesting historic cathedral. Beautiful architecture, stunning interior. A good place to visit for all ages, has a lovely cafe, museum “ Harry Potter” corridor..... where Dobby is given... Read full review
  • LancashireFamily590
    Lancashire
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Amazing
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 19th November 2018
    If you get chance attend one of the many daily cathedral services, cathartic and good for contemplation. All the volunteers are very helpful. The Lego model is fantastic. 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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