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Durham Museum and Heritage Centre

From £0.50
St Mary-le-Bow
North Bailey
Durham City
County Durham
DH1 3ET

Tel: +44 0191 384 5589

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Durham Museum and Heritage Centre

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£2.50 per ticket type
Child£0.50 per ticket type
Concession£2.00 per ticket type

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    26
  • Very Good
    39
  • Average
    17
  • Poor
    4
  • Terrible
    0

Recent Reviews:

  • Penrithperson
    Penrith, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Interestin
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 13th November 2017
    Stunning 3D print out of cathedral and castle. Helpful staff. Good little shop and informative video to watch. Read full review
  • polina_timina
    Durham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Little museum with a big heart
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 19th October 2017
    The place had caught my eye earlier and I wandered in because it was open (it has somewhat impossible hours which seems to be its greatest downfall). I had a very good time! For a tiny museum in a... Read full review
  • HolidayForUs
    Bath, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Small but interesting
    4 of 5 stars
    Monday, 18th September 2017
    The entrance fee is £2.50 for adults, which is very reasonable. This is a relatively small museum documenting the development of Durham through the ages from Medieval times to the present day. There... Read full review

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Access Statement - Please see below

Provider Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted - Guide dogs only

Access Information

Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is A690. Follow the A690 into Durham City.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Durham Station. Follow signs to city centre. From Market Place turn right into Saddler Street and continue to North Bailey. The museum is facing the east end of the cathedral.

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