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  1. Add Gruffalo Spotters Trails at Hamsterley Forest  to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Walking

    Hamsterley Forest

    Bring the Gruffalo and other characters to life with our brand new Gruffalo Spotters trail and exciting augmented reality app.
    Download The Gruffalo Spotter app at home, then visit Hamsterley Forest.

    Dates

    From:
    24 Feb 2017to31 Dec 2017
  2. Add Walworth Castle Birds of Prey Experiences to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 378 reviews378 reviews

    Type

    Type:

    Bird Watching

    Walworth

    Walworth Castle Birds of Prey specialises in offering fantastic falconry experiences and daily flying displays. The centre is set within the stunning grounds of Walworth Castle.

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  3. Add Killhope to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 211 reviews211 reviews

    Type

    Type:

    Museum

    Cowshill

    Quality Assured Visitor Attraction, Park Level Mine, is a real adventure. Be a washerboy, find minerals. Woodland walks, Exhibitions, Shop and Cafe enhance your day. Killhope offers a grand day out for the whole family.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2017to30 Oct 2017Open 10:30 - 17:00

    Awards

    • Green Awards Green Tourism Business Scheme - Gold 2017Green Tourism Business Scheme - Gold
    • Visit England Code of Practice 2017
    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
    • Visit England Visitengland Hidden Gem 2016Visitengland Hidden Gem
  4. Add Wharton Park to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 40 reviews40 reviews

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    Type:

    Municipal Park

    Durham City

    City centre park with breath-taking views from the battlements of Durham Castle, Cathedral and trains coming across the Viaduct. Includes a play area, miniature car track and a Multi-Use Games area and quiet areas to get away from the city.

    Dates

    From:
    21 May 2017to31 Dec 2017
  5. Add Archery at Beamish Wild to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 279 reviews279 reviews

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    Activity Centre

    Beamish

    Whether you want to try your hand at this ancient sport or even hone your existing skills, we offer a great venue for Archery in the north east.
    Our Archery sessions are a great opportunity to prove your sporting prowess and get competitive.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2016to31 Dec 2017

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  6. Add Whitworth Hall Country Park to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Country / Royal Park

    Spennymoor

    Historic parkland with resident deer, ornamental lake, children's playground and Grade II listed building.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2017to31 Oct 2017Open 10:00 - 16:30
  7. Add Hardwick Park to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 348 reviews348 reviews

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    Type:

    Parkland / Woodland Garden

    Sedgefield

    Recently restored 18thC park with visitor centre/cafe. Open daily.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017Open 07:00 - 18:00

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
    • Visit England Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2017Quality Assured Visitor Attraction
  8. Add Broom House Forest Adventure Trail to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 159 reviews159 reviews

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    Type:

    Adventure Park / Playground

    Near Witton Gilbert

    Fun Adventure Farm. Woodland trails and adventure activities for all the family. Farm butchery. Coffee shop. Easter to October open weekends and school holidays.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Mar 2017to31 Oct 2017Open 10:00 - 16:00
  9. Add Binchester Roman Fort to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 68 reviews68 reviews

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    Castle / Fort

    Bishop Auckland

    Remains of Commanding Officer's bath-house with one of the best preserved hypocausts in the whole of Britain.

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  10. Add Adventure Valley Golf to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 740 reviews740 reviews

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    Type:

    Adventure Sport Centre

    Durham

    Adventure Valley Golf – Durham’s only adventure golf course, boasting 18 fun packed holes. Suitable for all ages.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017
  11. Add Hall Hill Farm to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 476 reviews476 reviews

    Type

    Type:

    Farm

    Lanchester

    Award-winning farm attraction set in attractive countryside, see and touch the animals at close quarters. Farm trailer ride, gift shop, tearoom, indoor softplay area picnic and play area.

    Dates

    From:
    22 Oct 2017to30 Oct 2017Open 10:30 - 17:00

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
    • Regional and Miscellaneous National Farm Attraction of the Year Award 2017National  Farm Attraction of the Year Award
  12. Add Durham Climbing Centre to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 41 reviews41 reviews

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    Activity Centre

    Durham

    Indoor rock climbing located in Meadowfield. Adults and children's facilities, lessons, birthday parties, cafe, free parking, open 7 days a week.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017Various Opening Times
  13. Add Walworth Castle Birds of Prey to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 378 reviews378 reviews

    Type

    Type:

    Animal Collection

    Walworth

    Walworth Castle Birds of Prey specialises in offering fantastic falconry experiences and daily flying displays. The centre is set within the stunning grounds of Walworth Castle.

    Dates

    From:
    25 Mar 2017to30 Oct 2017Various Opening Times

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  14. Add Down at the Farm to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 212 reviews212 reviews

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    Farm

    Houghton le Spring

    Award winning Farm Adventure Park for the whole family! Come and feed the lambs, hold a fluffy chick, wash Peppa the pig, meet the meerkats, cuddle cute rabbits and chicks, groom Summer the Donkey. Seasonal attractions and rides galore!

    Dates

    From:
    6 Sept 2017to26 Oct 2017Various Opening Times
  15. Add Beamish Wild Treetop Adventure to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 279 reviews279 reviews

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    Activity Centre

    Beamish

    Experience the ultimate rush at Beamish Wild High Ropes Course! With over 25 daredevil elements, it's a must for all thrill seekers!

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017Open 10:00 - 17:00

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  16. Add Diggerland to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 376 reviews376 reviews

    Type

    Type:

    Adventure Park / Playground

    Langley Park

    Diggerland is the UK’s most unique construction-themed adventure park where guests can drive, ride and operate earth-moving machinery in a safe and family friendly environment. Four parks across the UK in Devon, Durham, Kent and Yorkshire.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Oct 2017to22 Oct 2017Various Opening Times
    From:
    23 Oct 2017to29 Oct 2017Open 10:00 - 17:00

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  17. Add Prince Bishops Shopping Centre - Bertie's Play Barn to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Family Activity Centre

    Durham City

    Bertie's Play Barn is a popular stay and play facility in the heart of Durham City!

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017Various Opening Times
  18. Add Tanfield Railway to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 283 reviews283 reviews

    Type

    Type:

    Railway

    Tanfield

    Oldest existing railway in the world, opened 1725. Steam-hauled passenger trains, vintage carriages, 61 locomotives and steam-driven vintage workshop. Please see website for datws and operating times.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017
  19. Add Open Treasure Family Fun Trail to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 5228 reviews5228 reviews

    Type

    Type:

    Family Fun

    Durham City

    Visiting a large, open space like this exhibition can be quite an experience for toddlers! There are so many exciting things to look at, smells to sniff, activities to try out and tiny steps to walk. We have put together this backpack to help...

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017Various Opening Times