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Durham Cathedral Tours

From £5.00
Durham Cathedral
Palace Green
Durham City
County Durham

Tel: +44 0191 386 4266

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Durham Cathedral Tours

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Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Guided tour£5.00 per ticket type

Guided tours of the Cathedral take place two or three times a day and cost £5 per person (£4.50 children and concessions).


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Recent Reviews:

  • FlyingHamilton
    Tauranga, New Zealand
    You must do this if you're in Durham!
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 9th December 2017
    You can't go to Durham without visiting the beautiful Cathedral. If you can manage the (100+) steep stairs up, it's worth the climb to the top to lookout across the City. It's magnificent! Read full review
  • Claudia v
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Day trip from York by train
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 8th December 2017
    After a great chat with the kind ladies in the Heritage information center (perfect service) I had a look around the Cathedral. Free entry, but the upkeep is done very well and it was a great... Read full review
  • Yorkshire1245
    West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Great stained glass windows
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 8th December 2017
    Popped in for a tour but unfortunately none were running! Loved the stained glass windows Wondering how the place is heated as quite warm inside. Read full review



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Access Information

Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)

* Tours are available from Monday to Saturday, usually at 11.00am and 2.00pm with additional tours at 10.30am during the summer.
Please note, tours may occasionally be cancelled due to events and special services as we are a working church.

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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