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Durham Castle Guided Tours

Repeated daily until 22nd February 2012, Durham Castle
Monday 16th - Thursday 23rd February
Durham Castle is open to visitors by guided tour which takes approximately 45 minutes. Tours will take place each afternoon at 2pm, 3pm & 4pm.

Durham Castle, commissioned by King William the Conqueror around 1072, is the home of University College, founding College of Durham University. The Castle has had an extremely interesting history as the home of the Prince Bishops of Durham until 1837, a halls of residence for University students and an accredited museum.

Contact visitor.centre@durham.ac.uk for more information about this event.

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