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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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Wednesday, October 18, 2017

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, October 19, 2017

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, October 20, 2017

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, October 21, 2017

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, October 22, 2017

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, October 23, 2017

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, October 24, 2017

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, October 25, 2017

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

October 2017

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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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Durham Castle tours

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