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We are able to deliver many of our tours in a digital format.

For local schools we can also provide a resource box that can be used at school to enhance the tour. 

Please contact us for further information or to book.

 Email education@durhamcathedral.co.uk

Virtual tours of Durham Cathedral

  • The tours will allow children to explore the cathedral from the comfort and safety of the classroom, via the medium of Zoom conferencing.
  • Learn about the history of the Cathedral.
  • Discover the story behind Saint Cuthbert.
  • Hear and see why Durham Cathedral is a special place.
  • Tours are linked to the National Curriculum and Local Agreed Syllabus for Religious Education.
  • Resource boxes, packed with themed objects and books, as well as fun dressing-up costumes, will be supplied to schools and colleges within a 20 mile radius of the cathedral ahead of tour (objects and materials will be prepared and delivered in line with Covid-19 Government guidelines) so that children can get hands on with history as they're following along digitally.
  • Tours will last around one hour and can be tailored to suit each class.
  • Sessions cost £3.50 per child