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this is what's onOur packed year-round events calendar means there's bound to be something for you to enjoy, whenever you choose to visit.

The Bowes Museum Christmas Market

The Bowes Museum Christmas Market

Openings

Christmas Market

17th December 2016-18th December 2016
Durham City's Traditional Christmas Festival

Durham City's Traditional Christmas Festival

Openings

2016

2nd December 2016-4th December 2016
Open Treasure at Durham Cathedral - Textiles: Painting With the Needle

Open Treasure at Durham Cathedral - Textiles: Painting With the Needle

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Painting With the Needle

5th November 2016-11th February 2017

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  • Planning a festive break in Durham?

    Planning a festive break in Durham?

    If you are planning a family festive break to Durham this winter, there are some real festive treats in store every weekend in December, to ensure you take some fantastic memories with you when you sadly have to head home.

  • A golden night for county's top businesses

    A golden night for county's top businesses

    Some of Durham's top attractions and places to eat and stay were in the spotlight last night (Tuesday 22 November) after picking up top gongs at the North East Tourism Awards.

  • Tickets Now On Sale For Kynren 2017

    Tickets Now On Sale For Kynren 2017

    Dates announced and tickets now on sale for season two of the night-time spectacular Kynren, An Epic Tale of England which returns in  summer 2017.

  • Abi needs your votes

    Abi needs your votes

    Local outdoors enthusiast Abi Atkinson needs your votes as she aims to take on an arctic expedition and inspire more young girls to follow in her footsteps.

  • Tickets Now On Sale For Kynren 2017

    Tickets Now On Sale For Kynren 2017

    Dates announced and tickets now on sale for season two of the night-time spectacular Kynren, An Epic Tale of England which returns in  summer 2017.

  • Planning a festive break in Durham?

    Planning a festive break in Durham?

    If you are planning a family festive break to Durham this winter, there are some real festive treats in store every weekend in December, to ensure you take some fantastic memories with you when you sadly have to head home.

  • A golden night for county's top businesses

    A golden night for county's top businesses

    Some of Durham's top attractions and places to eat and stay were in the spotlight last night (Tuesday 22 November) after picking up top gongs at the North East Tourism Awards.

  • A golden night for county's top businesses

    A golden night for county's top businesses

    Some of Durham's top attractions and places to eat and stay were in the spotlight last night (Tuesday 22 November) after picking up top gongs at the North East Tourism Awards.

  • Planning a festive break in Durham?

    Planning a festive break in Durham?

    If you are planning a family festive break to Durham this winter, there are some real festive treats in store every weekend in December, to ensure you take some fantastic memories with you when you sadly have to head home.

  • Spectacular summer of events in Durham

    Spectacular summer of events in Durham

    Durham has a packed year-round calendar of events, but this summer’s programme is one of the most exciting yet as history and heritage is brought to life at amazing attractions and events across the county.

  • Tickets Now On Sale For Kynren 2017

    Tickets Now On Sale For Kynren 2017

    Dates announced and tickets now on sale for season two of the night-time spectacular Kynren, An Epic Tale of England which returns in  summer 2017.

  • Planning a festive break in Durham?

    Planning a festive break in Durham?

    If you are planning a family festive break to Durham this winter, there are some real festive treats in store every weekend in December, to ensure you take some fantastic memories with you when you sadly have to head home.

  • A golden night for county's top businesses

    A golden night for county's top businesses

    Some of Durham's top attractions and places to eat and stay were in the spotlight last night (Tuesday 22 November) after picking up top gongs at the North East Tourism Awards.

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