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  1. Add Durham Castle Tours to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 1197 reviews1197 reviews

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    Castle / Fort

    Durham City

    Durham Castle is part of the Durham City World Heritage Site. Entrance by guided tour only. Opening can vary - All enquiries re guided tours should be directed Palace Green Library. Telephone 0191 334 2932 or castle.tours@durham.ac.uk.

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2019VAQAS
    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

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    Book Durham Castle Tours Online (opens in a new window)

  2. Add St. Giles Church to your Itinerary

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    Church / Chapel

    Gilesgate, Durham

    St. Giles’ has been a place for people to meet and worship for over 900 years. See website for further information about the life of our church, from regular services to special events.  

  3. Add Museum of Archaeology to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 37 reviews37 reviews

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    Museum

    Durham City

    Living on the Hills - 10,000 years of Durham. This permanent exhibition uses objects from Museum of Archaeology, alongside objects from across Durham University and other regional museums to explore the last 10,000 years of Durham.

  4. Add DLI Collection at Palace Green Library to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 114 reviews114 reviews

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    Museum

    Durham City

    Explore the history of the Durham Light Infantry enjoying items from the collection with audio, displays and access to the medal collection on demand in the Barker Research Library.

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2019VAQAS
  5. Add Crook Hall and Gardens to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 925 reviews925 reviews

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    Garden

    Durham City

    Medieval Hall, Jacobean Manor House and Georgian Town house surrounded by 5 acres of stunning gardens, set on the banks of the River Wear in Durham City Centre. Visitors are invited to try out the maze, hunt down the ghosts, experience the peace and…

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  6. Add World Heritage Site Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 108 reviews108 reviews

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    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    Durham City

    A free visitor centre providing an introduction to Durham World Heritage Site and what there is to see and do in and around the site. Ideal for families.

  7. Add Durham Town Hall to your Itinerary

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    Historic Site

    Durham City

    The Town Hall has been central to life in Durham city for more than 650 years. A recent makeover complete with new interpretation, interactive information points, short films and audio guides all combine to bring this stunning building, and the…

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    Book Durham Town Hall Online (opens in a new window)

  8. Add Durham Museum and Heritage Centre to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 103 reviews103 reviews

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    Museum

    Durham City

    Local history museum housed in historic church near cathedral. Tells the story of Durham from 10thC to present day using displays, models and artefacts. Brass rubbing and shop.

  9. Add Bertie's Play Barn to your Itinerary

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    Family Activity Centre

    Durham City

    A bigger and better stay and play for winter, a real adventure for growing minds! Children 0 - 8 can enjoy interactive play & games, experience fun and learn through role-playing in our interactive village.

  10. Add St. Nicholas Church to your Itinerary

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    Church / Chapel

    Durham

    The Church in the Marketplace of Durham City.

  11. Add Christchurch Durham to your Itinerary

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    Church / Chapel

    Durham City

    Christchurch Durham is an Anglican Evangelical Church in Durham, please see website for more details.

  12. Add Prince Bishop River Cruiser and Browns Rowing Boats to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 159 reviews159 reviews

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    Boat Trip

    Durham City

    The Prince Bishop River Cruiser offers cruises with spectacular views of historic Durham City, Cathedral, Castle and Bridges and evening cruises with a difference twelve months of the year.

    One hour cruises offering the best views of the…

  13. Add Palace Green Library to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 114 reviews114 reviews

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    Museum

    Durham

    Palace Green Library, in the heart of Durham city, holds Durham University's special collections. Our galleries are open to all and display treasures spanning millennia and the globe.

  14. Add Elvet Methodist Church to your Itinerary

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    Church / Chapel

    Durham

    Elvet Methodist Church is situated in Old Elvet, three minutes walk east of the market place.

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  1. Add Wharton Park to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 66 reviews66 reviews

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    Municipal Park

    Durham City

    This VisitEngland accredited attraction Wharton Park commands spectacular views across Durham City. The historic park now offers a brand new heritage centre and cafe, play area for all ages, an amphitheatre and miniature car track, multi-use games…

  2. Add St. Margaret of Antioch Church to your Itinerary

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    Church / Chapel

    Durham

    St Margaret of Antioch: a friendly parish church in the heart of Durham. Over many centuries St Margaret’s has welcomed countless wanderers and pilgrims in the name of Christ.

  3. Add Durham Presbyterian Church to your Itinerary

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    Church / Chapel

    Durham

    Bible-based preaching in a warm and friendly atmosphere. In the evening, after the second service, there is an opportunity to ask questions in an informal setting over tea in a member’s home. Please do join us, we’d love to see you at any of our…

  4. Add Durham Cathedral to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 6350 reviews6350 reviews

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    Cathedral / Minister

    Durham City

    Thought by many to be the finest example of Norman church architecture in England, with the tombs of St Cuthbert and The Venerable Bede. Please check opening times before travelling.

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
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