Lumiere Durham, 16th - 19th November 2017

Back in Durham for the fifth time, artists from around the world will illuminate the city in delightful and unexpected ways, with a series of light installations to explore.

Produced by leading arts charity Artichoke and commissioned by Durham County Council, Lumiere Durham 2017 is almost here. Stay tuned for programme announcements and information on how you can get involved.

A free ticketing system will be in operation during peak times between 4.30pm and 7.30pm for the city centre peninsula area only. Ticketing for Durham has now finished.


Get ready for Lumiere, buy your printed programme now! The guide includes installation information and a handy map. Programmes are £2 and can be purchased at the following locations:

  • Durham Cathedral
  • Durham World Heritage Site Visitor Centre
  • Lumiere Durham visitor hub (from Saturday 11th November)

See for further details including opening times before you go along to any of these venues.


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