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Address: The College, Durham DH1 3EH, England
Phone Number: +44 191 386 4266
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Beautifully preserved place of worship

We visited here whilst checking out the Christmas markets in Durham. It is beautifully preserved. Welcoming, lots of places for peaceful prayer and offerings. A must see on a... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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liverpool
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We visited here whilst checking out the Christmas markets in Durham. It is beautifully preserved. Welcoming, lots of places for peaceful prayer and offerings. A must see on a visit to Durham.

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Ghasri, Malta
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

You cannot visit Durham and not call at the Cathedral. It is a work of art. The history and architecture, the amenities... The whole experience was a dream!

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Filey, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a Cathedral with every thing going for it - not just the historic street approach or the impressive size but also the Cloisters and the surrounding view from the raised position - and Durham Castle at the end of the garden - a must to visit.

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited Durham Christmas Market yesterday. Part of this held in the Cathedral itself. Wandered around the Cathedral taking in the wonders of this magnificant building, its history and those who have worshipped within its walls and are buried here. Stunning architecture. Beautiful experience.

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Durham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The cathedral is always great to wander around, but even better when they have a foodie festival in the Cloisters and on the green. Lots of people and well managed with lots of cathedral helpers - always friendly too. Carol service was packed - lovely day.

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SCOTLAND
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Fantastic place full on character - lovely place to visit . Easy to get to and plenty ahops to visit on route

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Woodhall Spa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

As with the number of Cathedrals i have visited, the buildings and the history behind them never seizes to amaze me. How big, the leaded windows and the smoothness of the sculptures to name but a few. The time of year with xmas fast approaching also makes it that much more special. The Cathedral is open daily until 6pm from... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Went inside the cathedral to see the market stalls in the cloisters. Felt rather sorry for the traders in this setting as was very cramped. Cathedral beautiful

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Thank Malcolm C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My Christmas has started singing carols in one of the most amazing buildings England has to offer , absolutely beautiful, thank you

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england
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Spectacular cathedral.Give at least an hour or more to explore this beautiful building. Staff very informative and helpful . Wonderful cafe for snack or lunch .all home cooked

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