We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Otherwise, we'll assume you're OK to continue.

Durham Castle Museum Events

There is a numbers of ways to experience and enjoy Durham Castle and its diverse history and collections. Most visits to Durham Castle are through guided tours which take place throughout the year, check our calendar for details of tours available as its sometimes necessary to cancel tours due to University or commercial activities.

We also run a programme of events including specialist tours, family tours, free flow days and tea and tours. In addition, concerts, talks and exhibition all take place throughout the year, as well as activities for families and schools.

Family activity
Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Enjoy a family-focused tour around Durham Castle this Halloween, with themed activities and crafts for children throughout.

Please note that due to the nature of the building this tour may not suitable for the under 5s