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Address: The College, Durham DH1 3EH, England
Phone Number: 0191 386 4266
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Excellent landmark.

Really enjoyed our walk around the Cathedral, tours are available. Photos are not allowed which was a real shame. There were plenty of wardens around if you need any information.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
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Northwich
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Really enjoyed our walk around the Cathedral, tours are available. Photos are not allowed which was a real shame. There were plenty of wardens around if you need any information.

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Northumberland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

A recent visit to Durham Cathedral reaffirmed my view that this is a world class experience, breathtaking feels an understatement but this is a truly remarkable cathedral and not to be missed. If you are visiting the north of England be sure not to miss Durham Cathedral and Castle

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Pateley Bridge, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

Adding a Lego piece to their fantastic sculpture of the cathedral was fun. Small dogs which can be carried are allowed throughout, but larger dogs are escorted out to the cloister (but are allowed in the exit area which has the Lego sculpture).

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

It great Cathedral, staffs were great and nice gift shop. Great view when going to tower trip. You don't have to reilgous to like it.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

We found the town very compact. The cathedral was amazing and most certainly worth the £5 donation asked for

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Xiamen, China
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73 reviews 73 reviews
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55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

The Cathedral is a national treasure, beautiful, serene and free to visit. This is somewhere I never tire of visiting and my partner was awestruck on this her first visit.

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County Durham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

A beautiful place! I've lived in Durham for 10 years, and have visited the Cathedral frequently, with both family and friends during that time. It's a great delight to be able to visit such a beautiful and historic building at any time of day. The 'Rose Window' is always a 'wow', and the majesty of the cathedral, both inside and... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

The cathedral is breath taking and the staff were so nice and certainly knew their stuff. Nice little gift shop and cafe and the prices are quite reasonable. However very little for vegetarians. Toilets were easy access and very clean. Give yourself a couple of hours to really appreciate this sight and don't forget the Castle across the Palace Green.

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

This beautiful and very historic building was totally brought to life by our cathedral guide, Mike. Our time there went very quickly because he made the tour so interesting. He made sure we saw and understood everything and answered all our questions. He navigated us up and down the various steps safely. The tour was good value for money. The... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

We had an American visitor over for a very short stay, so pleased we chose the cathedral to show him. Sometimes when things are on your doorstep it's good to stop and see them through another's eye. Or in this case lens. Great moody photographs now viral. Outside of course and photography is not allowed inside.

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