Magna Carta and the Changing Face of Revolt

02 July 2015

Exhibition at Palace Green Library, part of Durham University 
1 June - 31 August 2015 


02 July 2015

The Cloister

Photographs by Rob Bowman of bandstands in County Durham are being placed in public spaces around Durham City, including the Cathedral Cloister.

Wednesday 1 July - Monday 31 August

The First World War Observed from Durham: The Diaries and Sermons of Hensley Henson, Dean of Durham

04 July 2015

10.00am – 1.00pm

Prior’s Hall

Join us as we hear extracts from Hensley Henson’s wartime diaries between July 1915-June 1916, a sermon he preached in Sunderland on 4th July 1915, and an exploration of hymns written and sung during the First World War.

History Walk

04 July 2015


Woodlands & Riverbanks

Discover the hidden history of the Cathedral's woodlands and riverbanks with a guided walk. 

Patron Event - Young Patron Picnic

04 July 2015

1.00pm - 3.00pm

Prebend's Walk

Enjoy an afternoon of good food and old fashioned fun in the sun. 

A special event for Young Patrons of Durham Cathedral. 

Ordination of Priests

04 July 2015


Durham Guild of Spinners, Weavers and Dyers

04 July 2015

The Galilee Chapel

An exhibition in celebration of the Guild's 35th anniversary. Members of the Guild will demonstrate spinning and weaving, with an opportunity for members of the public to have a go! 

Saturday 4 July - Thursday 30 July

Paul Judson Paintings

04 July 2015

Undercroft Restaurant and Undercroft Foyer

An exhibition of oil and watercolour paintings by Paul Judson. 

Friday 4 July - Friday 31 July