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Book your visit

Durham Castle

Booking is essential for all school groups visiting the Museums, Durham Castle and Palace Green Library, including self-guided visits. We strongly recommend booking well in advance to avoid disappointment.

How to make a booking enquiry

  1. Choose the workshop you would like to book.
  2. Complete the booking form below. Please provide a number of alternative dates so that we are able to accommodate your visit, and let us know of any special learning or access requirements.
  3. If you are unable to complete the online form below, please contact us by email at 4schools@durham.ac.uk or by phoning the attraction you would like to visit using the details on our Contact us page.
  4. Once the form has received a member of the team will be in touch to confirm whether the visit is possible or to offer alternative dates.

We will also send out written confirmation of your booking by email. An invoice will be sent out after the visit takes place.

Contact details


Your 4schools visit

Please give the name of the workshop you are interested in or tell us which attraction you would like to visit.




Let us know whether you would like to visit our attractions, or if you want us to come to you!



Access and learning requirements
We aim to tailor our sessions for students with specific access and learning needs wherever possible.

Admission charges

Children £4.00
Accompanying adults Free
Preliminary visits for teachers Free