Trinity College

Trinity was founded in 1555, in the buildings of the former Durham College, which was abandoned during the Dissolution. Set back off Broad Street, behind gardens, the chapel houses the «adorable cherub» and woodcarvings by Grinling Gibbons. The 17 C library can be seen from the Durham quad, and north side of the Garden quad, opposite et Trinity Gardens, is composed of a row of buildings designed by Wren.

Useful information

Address : 

Turl Street

Price:

2 £

Opening hours

10am-noon, 2pm-4pm; except school hols: weekends 2pm-4pm

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