Temporary Closure of Cathedral

04 May 2017
Occasionally because of a special event or major service the Cathedral has restricted access or is closed to visitors.

As part of a major project the Cathedral will be closed to visitors on Thursday 4 May (from 11.30am) and all day on Friday 5, Saturday 6 and Tuesday 9 May.   This includes the Cathedral Shop and the Undercroft Restaurant which are closed all day on Thursday 4, Friday 5, Saturday 6 and Tuesday 9 May. 

Open Treasure will be closed to visitors all day on Thursday 4, Friday 5, Saturday 6 and Tuesday 9 May.

The Galilee Chapel will be closed to visitors from 19 April - 19 May.

Services will take place as usual and visitors to Durham are welcome to join us in worship.  Click here for information about services.

8.45am - Morning Prayer in the Quire
12.30pm - Holy Communion in the Chapel of the Holy Cross, accessed by the College
5.15pm - Evensong in the Quire

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

During the temporary closures there will be an information point in front of the Cathedral with suggestions of other things to do, including free guided and self-guided tours of the exterior of the Durham World Heritage Site.

To discover what else there is to do in Durham at this time please see www.thisisdurham.com