The Auckland Project

Market Place
Bishop Auckland
County Durham
DL14 7NR

Tel: +44 01388 743750

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The Auckland Project

Gradings

  • VAQAS VB Attraction
VAQAS VB Attraction

Awards

  • Regional and MiscellaneousTripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    190
  • Very Good
    102
  • Average
    19
  • Poor
    7
  • Terrible
    1

Recent Reviews:

  • 2010mustang
    Cheshire, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Lovely and in a delightful setting
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 6th November 2018
    Unfortunately we could only visit the grounds as there is still lots of building work going on, However, the building itself is worth seeing with the lovely gardens and park nearby, Read full review
  • Angela R
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    A wonderful visit
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 22nd November 2018
    Attended the opening day for Auckland tower with a young lady visiting from Brazil. Staff and volunteers couldn’t have been more helpful and friendly. We did the guided tour of the castle ( still... Read full review
  • Nicky H
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Visit to Castle
    4 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 12th December 2018
    Interesting building with wonderful ceilings and decoration - undergoing renovation - it was good to see the whole area being upgraded. Read full review

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Access Statement - Please see below

Access Information

Opening Times

Auckland Castle Park (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)
2019 (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

* Kindly note: the Castle is now closed for restoration, however keep a look out as we will have many activities throughout 2018

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is A1(M). From the A1(M) take the A689 to Bishop Auckland.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Bishop Auckland Station. Proceed along Newgate Street to the Market Place and castle is through clock tower gate in far corner of the square.

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