Facilities in the City of Durham


Some of the facilities available in the City of Durham

Public Toilets
Durham Cathedral d
Indoor Market Hall, Market Place d
North Road (near Wharton Park) d*
Millburngate (within shopping centre) d*
Palace Green *
Prince Bishops Shopping Centre d
Race Course (near Swimming Baths) *
Open Summer only d Radar Key Accessible

* = Operated by Durham City Council
d = suitable for disabled
RADAR keys, which can be used nationally, are available from the Tourist Information Centre.

Long stay
Framwelgate Waterside (Sidegate) *
Railway Station (off A691 beside viaduct)
Sands (Freeman Place off A690 at east end of Millburngate Bridge) *

Coach Park
At end of Sands Car Park (Freeman Place) *

Short Stay
Framwelgate Waterside (Sidegate) *
Millburngate (at west end of Millburngate Bridge) *M
Prince Bishops (at junction of A690 & New Elvet Bridge) M
Riverside (at west end of Millburngate Bridge) M

* = Operated by Durham City Council
M = Multi-storey

Disabled parking bays available in all car parks. Free on-street parking to Blue Badge Holders throughout the city except the Market Place. To pre-book space in Prince Bishops multi-storey car park, contact Shopmobility (see below).

Disabled Access
Shopmobility - Prince Bishops Shopping Centre, Level One Car Park. Telephone: 0191 386 8556 - offers help and advice, car park pre-booking, electric scooter and wheelchair hire and information about the “Dial-a-Ride” bus service.


Durham is closer than you think

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For information about the Durham Tourism website please contact them directly. What to see and do in Durham 2019.