HERITAGE OPEN DAYS

07 September 2017
Celebrate this year’s Heritage Open Days, organised by English Heritage,
with free events across the Durham UNESCO World Heritage Site
including access to special places usually closed to members of the public.

Thursday 7 September, Saturday 9 September & Sunday 10 September, 2.00pm
World Heritage Site


Enjoy a free tour of the Durham UNESCO World Heritage Site with an
experienced guide.

Booking is essential – contact the Durham World Heritage Site Visitor Centre on
0191 334 3805 or e-mail visitor.centre@durham.ac.uk

Saturday 9 September, 10.00am – 4.00pm
Allotment Garden, South Bailey


The allotment garden on the South Bailey, where the Cathedral grows flowers
for display and cultivates plants for the Cathedral grounds, will be open to the
public. The Cathedral gardeners will be on hand to answer questions.
A free event – no need to book.

Saturday 9 September, 10.00am – 4.00pm
The Deanery


Please note that this event is fully booked. 

A unique opportunity to see the rare medieval wall paintings which
decorate the hallway of the Deanery at Durham Cathedral.
Admission by advanced booking only. Contact events@durhamcathedral.co.uk or
call 0191 386 4266 to reserve a place.