Our destination map
Explore The Auckland Project and find out how to get around the site
The Auckland Project is located in the town of Bishop Auckland in County Durham. We are based in the town’s Market Place.
Our illustrated destination map shows where you can find each of our venues. We recommend you start your visit here at Auckland Tower, our ticketing and information centre. Our friendly Visitor Experience Team is on hand to answer all questions about your visit today or our future plans.
CASTLE, GALLERIES, MUSEUMS: A LOT TO EXPLORE...
Once the private home of the Prince Bishops of Durham, the castle was built as a symbol of power and authority
Enjoy a bird's eye view across the town, buy tickets and get all the information you need to enjoy your visit
Explore the landscape of this peaceful park, the hunting grounds of the Prince Bishops of Durham
The ticket office is open and the whistle’s polished, all that’s needed to depart is you! We acquired Weardale Railway in 2020 because we wanted to preserve an exciting and important part of North East’s history.