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Durham Castle Tours

Click here to find out more about booking a tour of Durham Castle!

Added Thursday 20th January 2022

Durham World Heritage Site: A Short Guide

At the World Heritage Site Visitor Centre in Palace Green Library, you can pick up a short guide to the World Heritage site for a £1, get yours today!  

Added Tuesday 18th January 2022

Coal Stories - A Trail Through Durham's Industrial Past

The popular new release, ‘Coal Stories, a trail through Durham’s Industrial past’, is now available from the shop in Palace Green Library.   …

Added Thursday 13th January 2022

Centre for Catholic Studies: Postgraduate Scholarships and Bursaries in Catholic Studies / Catholic Theology

The Centre for Catholic Studies is based in the Department of Theology, here on the World Heritage Site.  Click here to find out about their 2022-2023 Postgraduate Scholarsh…

Added Thursday 13th January 2022

Twilight Opening-The DLI Collection Gallery, Museum of Archaeology and the World Heritage Site Visitor Centre

Visit the DLI Collection Gallery, Museum of Archaeology and World Heritage Site Visitor Centre after 5pm on a Thursday for their twilight opening sessions …

Added Thursday 6th January 2022

Durham Cathedral - Christmas Opening Times and Services

Thinking of visiting the Cathedral over the festive period? To find out more about opening times and services click here

Added Wednesday 22nd December 2021

New book release: Literature and Devotion in Later Medieval England, A selection of manuscripts from Durham University Library

Literature and Devotion in Later Medieval England, A selection of manuscripts from Durham University Library by Professor Richard Gameson is now available to purchase online…

Added Monday 20th December 2021

Institute of Medieval and Early Modern Studies: Publications

A selection of IMEMS Durham publications are available from the World Heritage Site Visitor Centre, located in Palace Green Library. We're open daily 10am - 5pm Click …

Added Wednesday 29th September 2021

Northern Saints Passport

The World Heritage Site Visitor Centre is one of the locations where you can buy a Northern Saints Passport: https://www.thisisdurham.com/northernsaints. We're located in …

Added Monday 27th September 2021

World Heritage Site: Visitor Attractions

We’re really pleased to share with you that many of our Visitor Attractions are now open here on the World Heritage Site! Click the links below and plan your visit: D…

Added Wednesday 21st July 2021