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:

  • O3396AUkated
    Mount Waverley, Australia
    Trip Type:
    Simply The Best
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 14th January 2020
    I have to state a bias here, Durham is still the finest cathedral I have visited anywhere in England or overseas. The stunning location draws you in, then once you walk inside the incredible windows... Read full review
  • 688alwynh
    Thornbury, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Quick Visit
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 14th January 2020
    Very historic cathedral, home to St Cuthbert and Bede. Free to enter, you can pay if you wish and they do gift aid if you are a taxpayer. A lovely building with a huge amount of history. Staff were... Read full review
  • deanr85
    St Albans, United Kingdom
    A once magnificent experience now marred by bullying sales people
    1 of 5 stars
    Friday, 17th January 2020
    I have been visiting Durham Cathedral for the past 30 years as I used to live locally, and now visit when I visit family. This cathedral always was donation and there were donations boxes with... Read full review



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Access Information

Opening Times

North West Tower (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2020)
Friday - Saturday10:30 - 10:30
Central Tower (1 June 2019 - 31 Dec 2020)
Monday - Saturday10:00 - 16:00

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