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  1. Add Ushaw College - Douai Day Mass to your Itinerary

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    Religious Event

    West of Bearpark, Esh

    Ushaw celebrates its link with the English college in Douai, France founded in 1568 and the men who studied there. Many of those trained for the priesthood faithfully returned to England, keeping the Catholic Faith alive.

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    From:
    30 Oct 2017Open 12:30 -
  2. Add Ankers House and St Mary & St Cuthbert's Church to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 21 reviews21 reviews

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    Church / Chapel

    Chester-le-Street

    The cathedral church and shrine of St Cuthbert from AD883 to 995 with attached anchorage containing displays on Roman, Saxon and medieval times.

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  3. Add Durham Book Festival: Are Cathedrals Still Relevant? to your Itinerary

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    Talks

    Durham City

    Cathedrals today face an existential crisis. Many people – both within and outside the church – argue that cathedrals are an irrelevance, and most face significant financial pressure. But they are one area of the church’s life that is flourishing,...

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  4. Add Durham Cathedral Tours to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 5226 reviews5226 reviews

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    Cathedral / Minister

    Durham City

    Discover the hidden history of Durham Cathedral with one of our regular guided tours. Tours are available Monday to Saturday and last for approximately 1 hour. Tickets can be purchased from the Information Desk at the back of the Cathedral on the...

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017
  5. Add Durham University Oriental Museum: Diwali to your Itinerary

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    Festival

    South Road, Durham City

    This October come and celebrate the much loved Hindu festival of Diwali at the Oriental Museum! Celebrate Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, with this special late night opening.

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    From:
    20 Oct 2017Open 18:00 - 20:00
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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 5226 reviews5226 reviews

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    Cathedral / Minister

    Durham City

    Open Treasure is a new world-class exhibition route which transforms public access to some of Durham Cathedral’s most spectacular spaces, including the fourteenth-century Monks’ Dormitory and the monastic Great Kitchen.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017
  7. Add Finchale Priory to your Itinerary

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    Abbey / Priory

    Durham

    The very extensive remains of a 13thC priory, founded on the site of a retired pirate's hermitage.

    Dates

    From:
    2 Jan 2017to29 Mar 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Travellers Choice 2016TripAdvisor Travellers Choice
  8. Add Durham Cathedral: Friends of Durham Cathedral Lecture Series - Pilgrimage to your Itinerary

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    Lecture

    Durham

    Lilian Groves – ‘Visitors and Pilgrims to English Cathedrals’
    Tickets: Free for Friends (£5 non-members) available from the Friends’ Office 0191 384 5266.

    Dates

    From:
    13 Nov 2017Open 18:30 - 18:30
  9. Add Egglestone Abbey to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 177 reviews177 reviews

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    Abbey / Priory

    Barnard Castle

    Charming ruins of Premonstratensian Abbey and picnic area in a picturesque location on the River Tees.

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    From:
    1 Apr 2017to31 Mar 2018Open 10:00 - 18:00

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  10. Add Treasures of St Cuthbert to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 5226 reviews5226 reviews

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    Heritage

    Durham City

    The Treasures of St Cuthbert represent some of the most significant surviving Anglo-Saxon artefacts in the UK, offering a remarkable insight into the life of St Cuthbert one of North East England’s best-loved saints. 

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    29 July 2017to31 Dec 2018
  11. Add Durham Cathedral to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 5226 reviews5226 reviews

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    Cathedral / Minister

    Durham City

    Thought by many to be the finest example of Norman church architecture in England, with the tombs of St Cuthbert and The Venerable Bede. Please check opening times before travelling.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017Various Opening Times

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  12. Add Christmas with Durham Cathedral Choir to your Itinerary

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    Christmas and New Year

    Durham City

    Enjoy a festival concert of Christmas carols and seasonal music in a candlelit Cathedral. The Cathedral Choir is joined by the Reg Vardy Band. A festive three-course pre-concert supper is available in the Undercroft Restaurant for £25, bookable from...

    Dates

    From:
    9 Dec 2017Open 19:30 -
  13. Add Weardale Museum and High House Chapel to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 26 reviews26 reviews

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    Museum

    Ireshopeburn

    Small but fascinating volunteer run folk museum with an amazing collection including the beautiful Weardale Tapestry and the historic and High House Chapel. New display commemorating the lives of Weardale Soldiers who fought in the Great War.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2017to31 Oct 2017Open 13:30 - 16:30
  14. Add Escomb Saxon Church to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 61 reviews61 reviews

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    Church / Chapel

    Bishop Auckland

    One of England's finest Saxon churches, Escomb dates to the 7thC and contains a Roman arch and stonework. If locked keys available from 28 Saxon Green (daily 9-6 during summer and 9-4 during winter).

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 May 2018
  15. Add Durham Cathedral:  Saintly Sisters to your Itinerary

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    Exhibition

    Durham City

    This exhibition will focus on the lives and legacies of female saints with a particular link to Durham or the North; well-known figures such as St Hild or St Margaret, but also some who are today less well-known, such as St Osana and St Ebbe. Find...

    Dates

    From:
    28 Nov 2017to17 Feb 2018
  16. Add Beamish Museum - Sunday School Anniversary to your Itinerary

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    Performance

    Beamish

    Join The Pit Village folk as they celebrate their Sunday School Anniversary, a big event for the community, when children wearing their finery would have taken part in a service before gathering for a picnic and treat.

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    From:
    10 June 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00