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Durham Castle is part of Durham’s World Heritage Site, situated on Palace Green, opposite Durham Cathedral, in the heart of Durham City. 

Accessible parking and bus transport

Parking is available within a 5-10 minute walk of Durham Castle. To find out more about designated accessible parking options please visit the Durham County Council website.

The Cathedral Bus can be taken from the bus or rail station and the Market Place and stops a short distance from the entrance to Durham Castle.  

Accessibility Guide

An AccessAble Guide is available for Durham Castle, featuring information on: 

  • Arrival information 
  • Location 
  • Building layout