Durham Cathedral view from Prebends Bridge

Be a part of a journey taken by over 700,000 visitors & pilgrims each year, and explore a world where architectural splendour, world-class learning and research and modern spirituality combine in one place.

Explore Durham Cathedral and the shrines of St Cuthbert and the Venerable Bede. Discover Durham Castle, built 900 years ago to protect the English borders, and given in trust to found Durham University almost 200 years ago. Discover Palace Greenneighbouring buildings and the story of Durham city’s foundation.