Durham World Heritage Site: An Overview

7 Owengate, Durham, County Durham, DH1 3HB


Join us to see the beauty and learn some of the history of the fascinating buildings that dominate Durham's World Heritage Site.

A guided walk around Palace Green with the World Heritage Site Team, explaining the significance of the Durham World Heritage Site, and how the site evolved over time. This is an outdoor walk so don't forget your umbrella if it looks like it will be raining.

Opening Times

Saturday 15 September: Tour 1100 & 1400

Booking Details

Pre-booking: Required
Please contact the World Heritage Site Visiotrs Centre to reserve a place on the tour
Booking Contact: World Heritage Site Visitors Centre
Call: 0191 334 3805


The tours take place outside and will go ahead in all weathers so please bring a waterproof/umbrella if necessary

Additional Information

Max 20 people per tour/session. Tour takes approx 1 hour Contact for the day: World Heritage Site Visitors Centre 0191 334 3805


From the Market Place walk up Saddler Street, bear right up Owengate and then the World Heritage Site Visitors Centre is on your left.

Organised by

Durham Castle & Cathedral World Heritage Site

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