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Guide Prices

Entry is £5 for an annual pass to Ushaw. Ticket pricing varies for individual events, for event listings see


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  • diabllo1
    Chester-le-Street, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Heavenly gardens
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 9th June 2019
    Parked free and walked around gardens like I'd never seen before. Early June and the trees were bursting with colourful flowers everywhere. So beautiful and vibrant. Amidst this were some wonderful... Read full review
  • TravelswithMum
    Whitby, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    A jewel of the North East
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 13th June 2019
    This lovely old building, for over 200 years used to train men to the Catholic priesthood, is now a mixture of music and religious studies centre, museum, and place of worship. Visiting today for an... Read full review
  • JohnTravelsLots
    York, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    What a pleasant surprise
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 18th June 2019
    I had time to kill & had read about Ushaw College. It’s definitely worth a visit - and go about 10am, so that you can have lunch there. The lunch is equally as spectacular - made by real people, in a... Read full review

Access Information

Opening Times

2018/19 (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2019)
Wednesday - Saturday11:00 - 16:00

* Ushaw is open Monday to Saturday until Christmas 2018. Monday & Tuesday: 11:00 - 14:00 Divines Tearoom and Gift Shop only.
(Wednesday - Saturday: last entry 15:00 - Main House, Chapels, Exhibitions, Divines Tearoom & Gift Shop)

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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