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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.

Durham Castle
Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Experience a self-guided visit to Durham Castle this August and explore the building at your own pace.

Durham Castle
Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Experience a self-guided visit to Durham Castle this August and explore the building at your own pace.

Durham Castle
Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Experience a self-guided visit to Durham Castle this August and explore the building at your own pace.

Family activity
Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Bring the whole family and enjoy a family-focused tour around Durham Castle, with activities for children throughout the tour. Explore what it was to live and work in Durham Castle in the past and find out more about some of the characters that have made Durham Castle their home over the centuries.

At the end of the tour you are welcome to stay and explore Durham Castle as part of our self-guided days.

Durham Castle
Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Experience a self-guided visit to Durham Castle this August and explore the building at your own pace.

Durham Castle
Tuesday, August 18, 2020

Experience a self-guided visit to Durham Castle this August and explore the building at your own pace.

Family activity
Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Bring the whole family and enjoy a family-focused tour around Durham Castle, with activities for children throughout the tour. Explore what it was to live and work in Durham Castle in the past and find out more about some of the characters that have made Durham Castle their home over the centuries.

At the end of the tour you are welcome to stay and explore Durham Castle as part of our self-guided days.

Durham Castle
Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Experience a self-guided visit to Durham Castle this August and explore the building at your own pace.

Durham Castle
Tuesday, August 25, 2020

Experience a self-guided visit to Durham Castle this August and explore the building at your own pace.

Durham Castle
Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Experience a self-guided visit to Durham Castle this August and explore the building at your own pace.