Garden of Light, TILT, Lumiere Durham. Produced by Artichoke. Image by Matthew Andrews.

City Centre / Peninsula Area


Entry to the city centre area / peninsula will be ticket only, 4.30-7.30pm during Lumiere.

Over half of the 29 art works, including some of the most spectacular installations, will be located outside the city centre area and can be visited without a ticket, any time between 4.30pm – 11pm. Everyone will be able to enter the city centre once the ticketed period is over, although you may have to queue. 

Access to the city centre area is via:

  • Framwelgate Bridge
  • Claypath
  • Elvet Brige

Prebends Bridge will be exit only.  All other access points will be closed.


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