We’re thanking Heritage Lottery players for our heritage funding with free entry to Open Treasure! #ThanksToYou

For one week in December, Open Treasure at Durham Cathedral is delighted to be joining together with other National Lottery funded visitor attractions across the UK to say thank you to people who raise money for good causes by buying Lottery tickets. 

From 11 December to Sunday 17 December, visitors who present a National Lottery ticket or scratchcard during the hours of 10:00 – 11:00 (Mon-Sat) and 15:00-16:00 (Mon – Sun) get free entry into the exhibition. So come along and discover 2,000 years of history as told by the Cathedral’s unique and awe-inspiring collections…for free! 
Terms & Conditions
  • One National Lottery ticket provides free entry to Open Treasure at Durham Cathedral for up to two adults or one family of five (max 2 adults and up to 3 children).
  • All National Lottery games qualify for free entry, including tickets from any National Lottery draw based game or National Lottery scratchcard. Proof of ticket can be paper or digital.
  • The offer is valid between 10:00 – 11:00 and 15:00 – 16:00 from Monday 11 December to Saturday 16 December 2017 and between 15:00-16:00 on Sunday 17 December 2017.
  • Durham Cathedral has the right to refuse entry in the unlikely event of Open Treasure reaching capacity, as well as unforeseen circumstances.
  • Tickets will be available from the Visitor Desk in Durham Cathedral and the Exhibition Desk in Open Treasure. On arrival, visitors must present their National Lottery tickets.