Dog Friendly Day Out in Northern England

Durham
Durham
DH9 5SH

Telephone: 0191 386 3828
Telephone: 0870 3331181
Website: www.english-heritage.org.uk/day
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Key Info:
3 miles North East of Durham, on minor road off A167 (OS Map 88; ref NZ 296471). Parking 75m from entrance.

Description:
The very extensive remains of a 13th-century priory, founded on the site of a retired pirate's hermitage. Part of it later served as a holiday retreat for the monks of Durham Cathedral. Beautifully sited by the River Wear, it can be reached from Durham via a delightful riverside and woodland walk.

Opening Times:
Check the English Heritage website for details.

Dog Restrictions:
Dogs on leads are welcome - contact site for any restrictions. Assistance dogs are welcome everywhere.

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