World Heritage Site Visitor Centre

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7 Owengate
Durham City
County Durham

Tel: +44 0191 334 3805

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World Heritage Site Visitor Centre

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
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Recent Reviews:

  • Rob K
    Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
    Informative and helpful
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 16th August 2019
    Spotted this place after visiting the cathedral. Lovely lady explained what the centre had to offer and invited us to watch the informative and entertaining LEGO films about the cathedral. Also got... Read full review
  • Catherine N
    Stockport, United Kingdom
    Repeat visit
    3 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 10th September 2019
    Discovered this place again and found out lots of fascinating information that I had forgotten about the history of my home town especially as I no longer live there Read full review
  • mgsnorwich
    Norwich, United Kingdom
    Hidden gem
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 13th September 2019
    In The Bailey, in what used to be Bow Church, there is the Durham History Museum. It is excellent, tracing the development and growth of the City from its earliest settlement up to the present day... Read full review



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Access Information

Opening Times

2019 (5 Feb 2018 - 31 Dec 2019)
Monday - Sunday09:30 - 17:00

* Except: 24 December and 31 Dec, open 10:00am- 14:00, Closed: 1 January, 25 December, 26 December.

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