Ushaw: Historic House, Chapels and Gardens

Woodland Road
Durham
County Durham
DH7 9RH

Tel: +44 0191 334 5119

Tel: +44 0191 373 8500

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Ushaw

Guide Prices

Entry is £6 for an annual pass to Ushaw. Ticket pricing varies for individual events, for event listings see www.ushaw.org.

Gradings

  • VAQAS VB Attraction
VAQAS VB Attraction

Awards

  • Visit EnglandVAQAS VAQAS 2019

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Excellent
    97
  • Very Good
    29
  • Average
    4
  • Poor
    0
  • Terrible
    1

Recent Reviews:

  • Mysticmug
    Morley, United Kingdom
    Unknown surprise.
    4 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 28th December 2019
    A catholic city just outside Durham, an interesting place with strange future a head. Beautiful gothic chapels to be seen, there is much work to do to restore this heritage place. Half of the place... Read full review
  • kentJoe
    Bromley, Kent
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Beautiful buildings. Great lunch
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 3rd January 2020
    Really interesting place to visit outside Durham. Calm sense of place. Cheap wholesome lunch. Beautiful chapel Read full review
  • John W
    Durham, United Kingdom
    Historical.
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 8th January 2020
    Ushaw College is well worth a visit. It has some beautiful Gothic features and a strong religious history. The main chapel is awesome in it’s beauty. If you have an opportunity to attend a service... Read full review

Access Information

Opening Times

2019/20 (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2020)
DayTimes
Wednesday - Saturday11:00 - 16:00
SundayClosed

* Mondays to Saturday : 11:00 - 16:00, last entry 15:00. Hot food served in cafe until 14:00. Ushaw has ample space across several different car parks. Parking is free.
Level access can be found at the rear of the building, with disability access throughout our chapels and exhibitions.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From the South, leave the A1(M) at junction 59, north of darlington, and continue north on the A167 (for approximately 14 miles) to the traffic lights at Neville's Cross on the outskirts of Durham City. Continue to the third set of traffic lights by Sainsbury's Local and turn left (Ushaw College is signposted here, 2 1/2 miles).

From the North, leave the A1(M) at junction63, Chester-Le-Street. Continue south on the A167 (for approximately 7 miles) until you reach Crossgate Moor in the outskirts of Durham. Turn right at the first set of traffic lights just past the pedestrian footbridge. Ushaw College is signposted (2 1/2 miles).

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