Weardale Museum and High House Chapel

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Weardale Museum and High House Chapel

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adults£3.00 per ticket type

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.



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    Recent Reviews:

    • benedict409
      Durham, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Great little museum.
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 5th August 2018
      A great little gem of a museum. Bargain at £3 per adult. The place is tiny but stuffed with so many interesting items I could have spent all day there looking through the photo albums. There is... Read full review
    • MadalynH7
      Huddersfield, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Good museum stop
      4 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 22nd August 2018
      An interesting local museum with a good range of interesting material regarding life in the area during the early mining and industrial period. Chapel is vast and very interesting. Much more... Read full review
    • Jill G
      Albuquerque, New Mexico
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      A goldmine of family history!
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 18th September 2018
      I am an American who has researched my genealogy, trying to learn more about my English ancestors for many years. I've discovered many far-flung relatives in the US, also descending from John... Read full review



    • Access Statement - Please see below

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking - Free parking behind the Museum and Chapel.

    Access Information

    Opening Times

    2019 (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

    * Open Easter and Bank Holidays, May, June, July, Sept, and October (Wednesday to Sunday inclusive), Every afternoon in August
    At any time, by appointment only, for organised groups.

    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

    Nearest major road is A68. Take the A689 west from Harperley road junction near Crook and travel 18 miles. Located 8 miles to the west of Stanhope.

    Public Transport Directions

    Nearest main line station is at Durham.

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