Download and follow a Digital Walking Tour of Durham

This digital walking tour reveals Durham in a way it’s never been seen before – while challenging families to test their knowledge of the city.

The ExplorAR Durham walking tour, which you can find at, guides you around Durham’s key locations using the latest cutting edge technology.

With 360 degree panoramas, 3D models, interactive images and GPS, the tour provides a new insight into historic locations such as Palace Green, Old Shire Hall and Durham Marketplace. 

The walking tour also engages users with a series of quizzes and treasure hunts – turning a stroll around Durham into an adventure.

Most of the tour’s content can be accessed remotely, making it suitable for people thinking of visiting Durham, or people who are unable to get to the city centre.