Attractions in Durham City

Attractions in Durham City

Durham Cathedral, viewed from Elvet Hill. © Durham Uni Students.

Durham may be small, but centuries of history are hidden throughout the city and its surrounding areas.

These attractions in Durham are a must-see, whether you’re a tourist or a resident. From Durham’s winding, cobbled streets to the stunning cathedral and castle which overlook the city from their UNESCO World Heritage location on a spectacular bend in Durham’s river, Durham has a lot to offer for a city of its size, from quaint cafes to bustling bars, cosy pubs and restaurants offering cuisine from around the world.

And beyond Durham City, there are plenty more attractions, too.

All Attractions in Durham City