Ushaw Library Tour

  • July 22, 2022 - 27, 2024
  • Ushaw Historic House

    Woodland Road
    County Durham, Durham DH7 7DW
Ticket Price (GBP) £12.00-£25.00 Buy Tickets

Discover the history of the world through Ushaw's books and manuscripts.

Join our Librarian for an opportunity to see some of the rare and unusual books from Ushaw's library collection that tell stories that illuminate world history from the sixteenth century. The event will include an opportunity to see the magnificent Big Library, designed by Joseph Hansom and then time to get a closer look at some of the most special items that are not normally available for public viewing.

Library Tours take place at 11am - 12:30pm.

Ticket prices are:
Ushaw Annual Pass Holders: £15
Non Annual Pass Holders: £25 (ticket also includes admission to our House, Chapels & Gardens)

Tickets may be available on the day at our Visitor Centre (subject to availability).

The Library is not easily accessible, with lots of stairs. Viewing of the books and manuscripts will take place in a separate room with seating. 

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Date & Time

Jul 22 - 27, 2024

Venue Details

Ushaw Historic House

Woodland Road
County Durham, Durham DH7 7DW Ushaw Historic House
Ushaw Historic House, Chapels & Gardens

Ushaw Historic House, Chapels & Gardens is an independent charity set in a majestic estate of 500 acres, hidden for 200 years in the heart of the Durham countryside. A unique heritage and visitor attraction, our glorious Georgian and Victorian Gothic architecture and stunning grounds make Ushaw the perfect place for families to explore and enjoy throughout the seasons.

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