Durham Cathedral Tours

From £5.00
Durham Cathedral
Palace Green
Durham City
County Durham
DH1 3EH

Tel: +44 0191 386 4266

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Guide Prices

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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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Excellent
    5207
  • Very Good
    1199
  • Average
    158
  • Poor
    51
  • Terrible
    47

Recent Reviews:

  • Kuffy
    Staveley, United Kingdom
    Cathedral Charm across the Centuries
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 18th February 2020
    We had a wonderful visit. The building itself just takes your breath away but then the layers are peeled away like an onion and the story unfolds. A story of a city, a story of faith, a story... Read full review
  • Woody065
    Nuneaton, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Ticket to ride
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 19th February 2020
    Including this on our tour of the North East was a no brainier. Although the middle tower was closed the rest of the cathedral was magnificent - wonderful stained glass windows and of course St... Read full review
  • SouthCoastRichie
    Seaford, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    So impressive
    4 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 19th February 2020
    Difficult not to be awed by this place. Good use of quality materials and imagination in making the Cathedral accessible and shown off to its best. Read full review

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Access Statement - Please see below

Access Information

Opening Times

2019 (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

* 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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