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.



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
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Recent Reviews:

  • James M
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Interesting Cathederal
    4 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 25th May 2019
    Undergoing renovation when I went. Not expensive to view and a great example of its type. Plenty of stained glass. Read full review
  • shorthaul2015
    London, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Must visit this cathedral
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 25th May 2019
    A must to visit to see the shrine of St Cuthbert, a tour guide is well recommended to understand the history of Durham Cathedral Read full review
  • Lushelle
    Washington, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Beautiful architecture inside and out
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 26th May 2019
    The cathedral was under some renovation when we visited so certain areas are boarded off but you can still access all of the features inside. The stained glass windows are stunning! It has a... 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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