Durham Cathedral Tours

From £5.00
Durham Cathedral
Palace Green
Durham City
County Durham

Tel: +44 0191 386 4266

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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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  • Connector801417
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    Pretty and really nice.
    4 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 20th October 2018
    It was going well from the start because we managed to get in from the back so it was free, it was very good but if you do want to go in the front way, I don't know the price. It's a beautiful... Read full review
  • penny025
    Carlisle, United Kingdom
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    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 20th October 2018
    The cathedral is beautiful, the setting amazing, look at the new stained glass windows and take in the tranquility of this impressive building. Read full review
  • WidleyTraveller
    Waterlooville, United Kingdom
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    Well worth a tour around and so much to see and friendly guides
    4 of 5 stars
    Friday, 19th October 2018
    We had a short break in Durham and made sure we visited the Cathedral. Very helpful and friendly staff and well worth an hours visit - nice cafe and toilets as well. Large LEGO model in the shop... Read full review



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Access Information

Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

* 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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