Grade II listed heritage and events building situated in the heart of Durham. Beyond the modern reception area lay complex arrangements of rooms including the impressive early Victorian Great Hall boasting a 15 metre high oak hammer beam roof and stunning stained glass windows. Durham Town Hall is also the official office of the Right Worshipful Mayor of Durham and the Mayoral Bodyguard. The oldest area of the site is the Guild Hall which has continued to host meetings of the Trade Guilds / Freemen since Mediaeval times.
This wonderfully atmospheric venue is available to hire privately and is ideal for hosting wedding receptions, dances, corporate events, conferences, team meetings, craft fairs, concerts, society dinners and much more. A wide range of bespoke solutions are available to suit your needs.
Public access to this building is limited but behind the scenes guided tours can be pre-booked by contacting the site directly.
- Access Statement - Please see below
|Season (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)|
|Monday - Friday||09:00||- 17:00|
|Saturday - Sunday||Closed|
* Reception area open Monday to Friday 9:00 - 17:00 . Main building open outside of these times for events and hire bookings.