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Treasures of St Cuthbert

From £7.50
Durham Cathedral
The College
Durham City
County Durham

Tel: +44 0191 386 4266

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Treasures of St Cuthbert

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adults£7.50 per ticket type

Concessions £6, children 5-16 £2.50 (under 5s free).


  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

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Recent Reviews:

  • Theresa F
    Durham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Lumiere2017..was Dull. Cathedral was the worst,
    1 of 5 stars
    Monday, 20th November 2017
    Queued to watch the bell ringing display........the sound of bells illuminating random Cathedral windows....did not hold our interest. Nor the crowd who moved very swiftly in the queue to hopefully... Read full review
  • mudcow
    Northumberland, UK
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    Open Treasure is a must see
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 20th November 2017
    I can absolutely understand why UNESCO value this site. Having previously visited we focused upon the Open Treasure exhibition this time. At £7.50 per adult it isn't cheap but is worth every penny... Read full review
  • john g
    Durham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Lumiere Let Down!
    2 of 5 stars
    Monday, 20th November 2017
    This is not a criticism of our great cathedral, being a local of which I'm very proud. But what a let down this year's Lumiere was. After the brilliant show in 2015 it was so disappointing. We... Read full review

Opening Times

Treasures of St Cuthbert (29 July 2017 - 31 Dec 2018)

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Saturday, 16th December 2017 - Sunday, 17th December 2017

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Saturday, 6th January 2018 - Sunday, 7th January 2018

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Saturday, 13th January 2018 - Sunday, 14th January 2018

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Saturday, 20th January 2018 - Sunday, 21st January 2018

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Saturday, 27th January 2018 - Sunday, 28th January 2018

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Saturday, 3rd February 2018 - Sunday, 4th February 2018

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Saturday, 10th February 2018 - Sunday, 11th February 2018

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Palace Green Library - Beautiful BoatsMake your own boat to travel across the river Styx, a swampy river that Dante had to cross on his travels.  
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Saturday, 3rd March 2018 - Sunday, 4th March 2018

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Palace Green Library - Heroic HopesDante had many hopes and wishes for his journey.  As our exhibition ends, create a special holder for your hopes and wishes.
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