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Tours

Visit us to discover the history of the Castle and how it functions today.

View this week's tours below, or check our calendar for details of tours available on other dates.

It is sometimes necessary to cancel tours at short notice due to University or commercial activities, so please contact the Palace Green Library by telephone on +44 (0)191 334 2932 to check information on the current times and dates of tours. You can purchase your tickets from Palace Green Library or the World Heritage Centre on the day or book in advance on +44 (0)191 334 2932.

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This week's tours

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Thursday, May 23, 2019

Experience over 1000 years of history on a Durham Castle Tour and discover how it functions today as the home of University College.

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Friday, May 24, 2019

Experience over 1000 years of history on a Durham Castle Tour and discover how it functions today as the home of University College.

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Saturday, May 25, 2019

Experience over 1000 years of history on a Durham Castle Tour and discover how it functions today as the home of University College.

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Sunday, May 26, 2019

Experience over 1000 years of history on a Durham Castle Tour and discover how it functions today as the home of University College.

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Monday, May 27, 2019

Experience over 1000 years of history on a Durham Castle Tour and discover how it functions today as the home of University College.

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Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Experience over 1000 years of history on a Durham Castle Tour and discover how it functions today as the home of University College.

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Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Experience over 1000 years of history on a Durham Castle Tour and discover how it functions today as the home of University College.

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Thursday, May 30, 2019

Experience over 1000 years of history on a Durham Castle Tour and discover how it functions today as the home of University College.

May 2019

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Durham Castle Lecture Series

Bringing high profile speakers to Durham to speak on issues of global significance.

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Castle Cutting Edge

A series of lectures showcasing research by members of University College.

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