Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Not all English Heritage properties are open yet, and those that are require pre-booking via their website.

If you, or any of your party have a new persistant cough, or develop a fever of 38C, we would instead advise you to use the NHS's dedicated website for professional advice.

Auckland Castle Deer Shelter

Home of the Bishop of Durham, earliest parts dating from the 12thC. Staterooms and chapel open to visitors, and an 18thC deer shelter set in beautiful parkland.

  • Currently: Mist, 6° C
  • Sunday: Low-level cloud, 8° C
  • Monday: Medium-level cloud, 9° C