Durham Cathedral Museum

Set within the spaces of the medieval monastery of Durham, explore fascinating stories and ancient relics in Durham Cathedral Museum. Get up close to St Cuthbert's cross and coffin, and the original Sanctuary Ring.

Opening Times

Monday - Saturday

10am - 4pm (Last entry 3:30pm)

Museum Entry - Book here

Various days

Guided tours

Guided Tour - Book here



Ticket Prices



Under 16


Annual Pass


Durham Cathedral Museum is spread out over three rooms, each with unique displays from the cathedral’s historic collections.

Book your tickets online or at the visitor desk inside the cathedral.

Book tickets online

Quiet Hours

On selected days, the Museum turns off its louder displays and increases light levels within the Great Kitchen, so those with sensory needs, particularly those on the autism spectrum, can benefit from this more relaxed atmosphere. Find Museum Quiet Hours here.

Accessibility within Durham Cathedral Museum

The Great Kitchen The Monks Dormitory