Auckland Castle

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Auckland Castle has been the home of the Bishops of Durham for over 800 years, and is still the Bishop's official residence today.


This historic building is the administrative centre for the Diocese, as well as a notable tourist attraction.

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When approaching from Durham on the A688 follow signs for Bishop Auckland Town Centre avoiding low bridge. Auckland Castle is just off the Market Place in the Bishop Auckland.

Bus

Direct service buses run regularly from Newcastle, Sunderland, Durham and Middlesbrough to the town centre of Bishop Auckland. Auckland Castle is approximately 5 minutes walk from the bus station.

Admission

Opening times (April - June and September):
MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
14:00 - 17:00-----14:00 - 17:00

Opening times (July - August):
MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
11:00 - 17:00-11:00 - 17:00---14:00 - 17:00

Prices:
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£4.00£3.00£3.00Free

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Contact

Address: Auckland Castle, Bishop Auckland, County Durham, DL14 7NR, UK
Phone: +44 1388 601627
Email: info@auckland-castle.co.uk

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