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  1. Add Bowlees Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 152 reviews152 reviews

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    Newbiggin

    Situated amidst stunning woodland, near to Low and High Force waterfalls and surrounded by rolling fields of hay meadows, Bowlees Visitor Centre has all you need to make your visit to the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty memorable.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2017to30 Sept 2017Open 10:30 - 17:00
    From:
    1 Oct 2017to31 Oct 2017

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous North East England Tourism Awards - Small Visitor Attraction of the Year Award - Gold 2016North East England Tourism Awards - Small Visitor Attraction of the Year Award - Gold
    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  2. Add Auckland Castle Deer House and Park to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Site

    Bishop Auckland

    Auckland Castle commands a prominent position overlooking the River Wear, surrounded by formal gardens and 200 acres of idyllic parkland. The highlight is a Deer House built in 1760 in Gothic Revival style constructed as a folly to provide shelter.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2017to30 Sept 2017Open 10:00 - 18:00
    From:
    1 Oct 2017to31 Mar 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
  3. Add Finchale Priory to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    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 2017to31 Dec 2017Open 10:00 - 17:00

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Travellers Choice 2016TripAdvisor Travellers Choice
  4. Add Killhope to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 189 reviews189 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
    • Visit England Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2017Quality Assured Visitor Attraction
    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
    • Visit England Visitengland Hidden Gem 2016Visitengland Hidden Gem
  5. Add Durham University Oriental Museum to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 247 reviews247 reviews

    Type

    Type:

    Museum

    Durham

    The only museum in northern England dedicated to the art and archaeology of North Africa and Asia from prehistory to the modern day. Explore collections from ancient Egypt, India, China, Japan, Korea and Southeast Asia.

    Dates

    From:
    5 Jan 2017to23 Dec 2017Various Opening Times

    Awards

    • Green Awards Green Tourism Business Scheme - Gold 2015Green Tourism Business Scheme - Gold
    • Visit England Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2017Quality Assured Visitor Attraction
    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
    • Regional and Miscellaneous North East England Small Visitor Attraction of the Year Highly Commended 2015North East England Small Visitor Attraction of the Year Highly Commended
  6. Add Durham Town Hall to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Site

    Durham City

    Durham City Historic Grade II Town Hall.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017Various Opening Times
  7. Add World Heritage Site Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 59 reviews59 reviews

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    Durham City

    A free visitor centre providing an introduction to Durham World Heritage Site and what there is to see and do in and around the site. Ideal for families.

    Dates

    From:
    10 Apr 2017to23 July 2017Open 09:30 - 17:00
    From:
    24 July 2017to22 Sept 2017Various Opening Times
    From:
    23 Sept 2017to31 Dec 2017Open 09:30 - 17:00
  8. TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 4922 reviews4922 reviews

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    Type:

    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
  9. Add Auckland Castle to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 285 reviews285 reviews

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    Type:

    Castle / Fort

    Bishop Auckland

    Kindly note: the Castle is now closed for restoration, however keep a look out as we will have many activities throughout 2017.
    Historically the Prince Bishops' country residence, home to the Bishop of Durham. Visit St Peter's Chapel, state rooms...

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2016VAQAS
    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  10. Add Tanfield Railway to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 276 reviews276 reviews

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    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
  11. Add Beamish - The Living Museum of the North to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 5415 reviews5415 reviews

    Type

    Type:

    Museum

    Beamish

    Experience a real sense of your past at Beamish, a living, working museum, set in 300 acres of beautiful Durham countryside.

    Dates

    From:
    6 Apr 2017to29 Oct 2017Open 10:00 - 17:00
    From:
    30 Oct 2017to23 Mar 2018Various Opening Times

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2016VAQAS
    • Regional and Miscellaneous North East England Tourism Awards - Large Visitor Attraction of the Year Award – Gold 2016North East England Tourism Awards - Large Visitor Attraction of the Year Award – Gold
    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
    • Visit England Visit England Award for Excellence Bronze 2016Visit England Award for Excellence Bronze
  12. Add Bowes Castle to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 24 reviews24 reviews

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    Type:

    Castle / Fort

    Barnard Castle

    The massive ruins of Henry II's 12thC tower keep, set within the earthworks of a Roman fort guarding the strategic Stainmore Pass over the Pennines.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017
  13. Add Durham Castle Tours to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 888 reviews888 reviews

    Type

    Type:

    Castle / Fort

    Durham City

    Durham Castle is part of the Durham City World Heritage Site. Entrance by guided tour only. Opening can vary - All enquiries re guided tours should be directed Palace Green Library. Telephone 0191 334 2932 or castle.tours@durham.ac.uk.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017

    Awards

    • Visit England Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2017Quality Assured Visitor Attraction
    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  14. Add The Bowes Museum to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 1223 reviews1223 reviews

    Type

    Type:

    Museum

    Barnard Castle

    An iconic building and Museum set in the vibrant market town of Barnard Castle in the midst of Teesdale, housing outstanding collections of European fine and decorative art.

    Dates

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

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  15. Add Egglestone Abbey to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 157 reviews157 reviews

    Type

    Type:

    Abbey / Priory

    Barnard Castle

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

    Dates

    Awards

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

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 335 reviews335 reviews

    Type

    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

    • Visit England Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2017Quality Assured Visitor Attraction
    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  17. Add Durham Mining Museum to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    Spennymoor

    Spennymoor Town Hall has it’s dedicated memorial to the works and lives lost during the mining period across County Durham. Events cover mining in the Northern part of England i.e. County Durham, Northumberland, Cumberland, Westmorland and the...

    Dates

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

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 512 reviews512 reviews

    Type

    Type:

    Castle / Fort

    Barnard Castle

    A spectacular fortress set on a high rock above the market town, Barnard Castle takes you back to the 12th century. Spot Richard III’s boar emblem carving, enjoy the sensory garden and stunning views of this riverside location.

    Dates

    From:
    25 Mar 2017to30 Sept 2017Open 10:00 - 18:00
    From:
    1 Oct 2017to31 Oct 2017Open 10:00 - 17:00

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence