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Kynren - An Epic Tale of England

Kynren - An Epic Tale of England

In the Summer of 2017, the town will burst into life once again with the return of Eleven Arches ...

The Durham Coast copyright Charlie Hedley

Durham Coast

Experience the colourful and dramatic landscape of Durham’s Heritage Coast with its beaches, rugged...

The Bowes Museum

The Bowes Museum

An iconic building and Museum set in the vibrant market town of Barnard Castle in the midst of...

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  • Send a free e-postcard from Durham

    Durham card

    As we look ahead to spring, we're giving you the chance to send a free e-postcard featuring photos from across the county, so you can share your experiences with friends and family.

  • Half-term hands-on family fun in Durham

    Half-term hands-on family fun in Durham

    Durham is a place where you can step back in time during the February half-term school holidays. Where exciting attractions, enthralling experiences and events bring the county’s fascinating past to life with lots of hands-on activities to keep the children entertained.

  • Superstar Alan up for national award

    Alan Anderson, Visit England Tourism Superstar, Durham

    Last year Alan Anderson was crowned Durham’s Tourism Superstar, and now the Auckland Castle Park Ranger has been shortlisted for the national prize.

  • Two restaurants make top 100 list

    Two restaurants make top 100 list

    Two of the county's finest eateries have made the Sunday Times' Top 100 list - an annual guide to the top restaurants in the UK.

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