Durham Cathedral Towers

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Durham Cathedral
Durham City
County Durham

Tel: +44 0191 386 4266

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Durham Cathedral Tower Reopening

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£5.00 per ticket type
Child 8-17£2.50 per ticket type

Tickets are available from the visitor desk inside the Cathedral. To check the tower opening please call the visitor desk on 0191 338 7178, between 09.30 - 16:30 Mon to Sat and 12.30 - 16:30 on Sunday. Lines are busy during peak visitor times, so alternatively email visitor.desk@durhamcathedral.co.uk

Tickets for the central tower cannot be pre-booked or booked online. Tickets for the north-west tower cannot be booked online.



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Recent Reviews:

  • cathpelleymounter
    Invergordon, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Christmas Market
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 3rd December 2019
    We have visited before and love it but wanted to see the market. Great set up. Helpful people. We were invited to sit and join in some carols which was lovely. The bells were ringing so even better. Read full review
  • Dancerwood
    Worth a visit
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 4th December 2019
    We visited the cathedral as part of a visit to Durham Christmas market. There were stalls all round the cloisters selling really interesting andoriginal items. The cathedral itself is worth a visit... Read full review
  • Phil V
    Sheffield, United Kingdom
    Went for a look
    3 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 5th December 2019
    It's a big religious building. It's alright. Worth a look and best view of the city from the tower but it costs £5 each. Read full review



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Access Information

Opening Times

North West Tower (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)
Friday - Saturday10:30 - 10:30
Central Tower (1 June 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)
Monday - Saturday10:00 - 16:00

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