Durham Cathedral


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Durham Cathedral

This is the city’s piece de resistance and reason for being. Durham Cathedral is the largest and most spectacular example of Norman architecture in Britain. The present Cathedral has stood on this spot for over 900 years and has been used as a venue for Hogwarts in the Harry Potter movies.

Do & See

Only a short journey away there’s plenty of interest in this compact region that’s bursting with activity, visual drama and history. A dramatic coastline of sandy beaches and towering cliffs, gentle and untamed countryside sprinkled heavily with pretty villages, grand castles and some of the most unique and wonderful collections of museums and heritage sites in all England.