The Castle collections focus on three principal areas: Durham Castle itself, the Prince Bishops of Durham, and Durham University, with particular reference to University College.
Read more about each area of the collection or access our online database to find out more about individual objects.
Architecture and stained glass
Key elements of the Castle’s architecture are protected by inclusion in the collection.
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