Steeped in over a thousand years of history, Auckland Castle is one of the most important episcopal palaces in Europe, and the magnificent home of England’s only Prince Bishop.
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Auckland Castle - Visitor Leaflet
Auckland Castle has been the palace of the Prince Bishops of Durham for over 900 years.
The Castle was the seat of power in the North East of England and after the Norman Conquest and the subsequent Harrying of the North, the Bishop...