Durham Masonic Hall

The Masonic Hall doubles as a premier wedding venue in the heart of Durham. Dating back to 1870 the hall has a ground floor entrance leading to the dining hall, stairs, and lift to the upper floors, where the Masonic Hall is. There is ample space in the hall with a large dining room, a modern kitchen facility as well as a fully stocked bar.

facilities at Durham Masonic Hall

Address

36 Old Elvet, Durham, Co. Durham, DH1 3HN

Hall information

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Parking: 

Parking is on the street outside the building, and it can on occasions be busy but it is free and generally available.

Approach: 

The approach is level off the pavement.

Entrance: 

Wide wheelchair accessible doors.

Emergency: 

The Hall is also equipped with a defibrillator and has Emergency exits across all floors of the building.

Accessibility:

The hall is accessible for those with limited mobility with a combination of lift and stair lifts.

Many of our meeting places were built before disabilities were fully considered; many have protected status making major adaptations difficult. But Freemasons in themselves will adapt and assist Brethren, and visitors, to fully participate and enjoy the facilities.

Toilets: 

The Hall is equipped with Male/female and disabled toilet facilities.

Inside: 

A grand entrance leads into a hallway which runs through the heart of the building past the grand staircase to the great hall. The Hall itself has a modern bar, fully functioning commercial Kitchen, a three-tier garden ideal for summer socials and functions as well as a first-floor committee room and Temple room to seat 100. 

Stairs/Lifts: 

There is lift and stair lifts in the building.

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