Experience a self-guided visit to Durham Castle and stroll around at your own pace on Sunday 15th Sept or take part in a free guided tour on Thursday 19th.
A 1000 year old castle, which was once the seat of power for the Prince Bishop of Durham, but has now evolved into a place of learning as the home to University College.
Experience a self-guided visit to Durham Castle and stroll around at your own pace on Sunday 15th September, and our knowledgeable guides will be around to answer your questions and share some of the stories and hidden histories of the Castle.
Please note that there may be queues, as there is a limit on the number of people that can be in Durham Castle at one time.
Or come for a guided tour on Thursday 19th September, which are happening every hour from 10.15 until 16.15. Places are limited and must be pre-booked in advance.
Pre-booking is required for the guided tours on Thursday 19th September
Call: 0191 334 2932
Sunday 15 Sept: 12.15-15.15
Thursday 19 Sept: 10.15-16.15; Tours at 10.15, 11.15, 12.15, 13.15, 14.15, 15.15, 16.15
Keys into booklet: entry charge waived; especially put on for hods; toilets on-site;
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Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.
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Map & Directions
From the city, walk up Saddler Street, bear right up Owengate to Palace Green. Partial restricted road usage. Limited wheelchair access. Please call for details.