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The City Durham

The City Durham

0.2 mi from Durham Heritage Centre and Museum
3.0 out of 5.0
3.4 out of 5 (28 reviews)

Situated in Durham, this inn is within a 10-minute walk of Durham Indoor Market, Durham Castle, and Durham Cathedral. Durha …

£85
The Townhouse

The Townhouse

0.3 mi from Durham Heritage Centre and Museum
4.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (11 reviews)

Situated in Durham, this inn is within a 15-minute walk of Durham Indoor Market, Durham Castle, and Durham Cathedral. Durha …

£85
Radisson BLU Hotel Durham

Radisson BLU Hotel Durham

0.5 mi from Durham Heritage Centre and Museum
4.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (1,030 reviews)

Situated in Durham, this spa hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Crook Hall and Gardens, Durham Castle, and Durham Cathedral. …

£57
Hotel Bannatyne Durham

Hotel Bannatyne Durham

1.8 mi from Durham Heritage Centre and Museum
3.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (264 reviews)

Located in Carrville, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Gala Theatre Durham, Durham University, and Durham Castle. Durham …

£42
Honest Lawyer Hotel

Honest Lawyer Hotel

2.6 mi from Durham Heritage Centre and Museum
3.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (118 reviews)

Located in Croxdale, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Mount Oswald Golf Club, Durham University, and Durham Cathedral. …

£45
Ramside Hall Hotel, Golf and Spa

Ramside Hall Hotel, Golf and Spa

2.8 mi from Durham Heritage Centre and Museum
4.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (389 reviews)

Located in Carrville, this spa hotel is 3 mi (4.9 km) from Gala Theatre Durham and 3.1 mi (5 km) from St. Nicholas Church. …

£74
Bowburn Hall Hotel

Bowburn Hall Hotel

3.2 mi from Durham Heritage Centre and Museum
3.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (41 reviews)

Located in Bowburn, this hotel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Durham University, Durham Castle, and Durham Cathedral. Oriental …

£44
Lumley Castle Hotel

Lumley Castle Hotel

5.6 mi from Durham Heritage Centre and Museum
4.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (161 reviews)

Situated in Chester-le-Street, this historic hotel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Herrington Country Park, Washington Old Hall, an …

£63
Best Western Beamish Hall Country House Hotel

Best Western Beamish Hall Country House Hotel

8.8 mi from Durham Heritage Centre and Museum
4.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (143 reviews)

Located in Beamish, this historic hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Beamish Wild and Beamish Open Air Museum. Causey Arch is 1.5 …

£67
Hardwick Hall Hotel, BW Premier Collection

Hardwick Hall Hotel, BW Premier Collection

9.1 mi from Durham Heritage Centre and Museum
4.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (44 reviews)

Located in Sedgefield, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Hardwick Park and Sedgefield Racecourse. Wynyard Woodland Park and …

£52

Pocket Guide: Durham Durham Heritage Centre and Museum Hotels

Learn about this city's remarkable medieval heritage and the growth of its internationally acclaimed university by visiting the Durham Heritage Centre and Museum. It is well within reach of Durham's hotels and bed and breakfast venues, and is adjacent to the city's magnificent castle and cathedral.

About the Durham Heritage Centre and Museum

In a beautiful Grade I-Listed building, the museum the Durham Museum and Heritage Centre tells the story of Durham's development from a medieval settlement into a lively, cosmopolitan university city. Learn about the Durham's historic industries and find out what life would have been like for families centuries ago. See a reconstructed 19th-century prison cell, and visit the sculpture garden which exhibits the works of the acclaimed County Durham-born sculptor Fenwick Lawson.

Visit Durham's Impressive Castle and Cathedral

Durham Castle, with its prominent location above the gorges of the Wear valley, is a sight to behold. This imposing Norman building, now housing students of the University of Durham, was for centuries an important lookout to protect the city from foreign invaders. Continuously inhabited since its founding, the iconic UNESCO World Heritage Site landmark, and was the home of the wealthy Prince Bishops of Durham until the 19th Century.

The cathedral, also easily accessible from several Durham hotels, welcomes hundreds of thousands of visitors each year and has an imposing 65-metre-high tower. Climb to the top for a magnificent panoramic view of the city, although if you are a Durham University student, beware that local legend states it is bad luck for undergraduates to ascend the 325 stairs before their graduation.

Durham Hotels with WiFi

Normally, hotels in Durham offer WiFi access in all rooms, which may be complimentary or available for a small hourly or daily supplement. At deluxe hotels, you can also expect good business facilities with computers and printers so you can easily print out any important documents.

Other Places to Explore in Durham

Spend some time at the scenic Durban University Botanic Garden, visit the Oriental Museum for a fascinating glimpse into Asian and African history, or take the family to the kids-themed Adventure Valley indoor and outdoor playground attractions.

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