World Heritage Day Celebrations


World Heritage Site Visitor Centre, Palace Green, Durham, County Durham, DH1 3RN

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'Crown of Light' projection onto the façade of Durham Cathedral showing illuminated manuscripts from the Lindisfarne Gospels.


Celebrate World Heritage Site Day from 16-18 April 2022, with a weekend of events on the Durham World Heritage Site, which includes Durham Cathedral, Durham Castle and the surrounding buildings on Palace Green.

The celebration will see the return of 'Crown of Light' projection onto the façade of Durham Cathedral which features illuminated manuscripts from the Lindisfarne Gospels and other treasures from the North East.

There'll also be an exciting programme of music, drama performances, lectures, a family fun day, food market and lots more.

More information to be announced soon. Watch this space!

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Opening Times

Season (16 Apr 2022 - 18 Apr 2022)

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