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  1. Add Hardwick Park - The Gruffalo Trail  to your Itinerary

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    Children/Family events

    There's no such thing as the Gruffalo or is there? Follow the clues and answer the questions in your booklet to discover the animal homes from the story. You may even encounter our 8ft Gruffalo hiding in the woods.

    Venue

    Hardwick Park, Sedgefield

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017
  2. Add Gruffalo Spotting at Hamsterley Forest  to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Family Fun

    Hamsterley, Bishop Auckland

    The wait is over… we’re very excited to invite you to the forest to become a Gruffalo Spotter! Follow clues and search for signs along our new interactive trail — using The Gruffalo Spotter app www.forestry.gov.uk/gruffalo #GruffaloSpotters

    Venue

    Hamsterley Forest, Hamsterley Forest

    Dates

    From:
    24 Feb 2017to31 Dec 2017
  3. Add 125 Years of The Bowes Museum to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Barnard Castle

    This year is the 125th Anniversary of The Bowes Museum opening and we are gearing up to celebrate. Come and join in a variety of fun drop in activities for all the family! Children must be accompanied by an adult, for whom normal admission applies.

    Venue

    The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

    Dates

    From:
    27 Feb 2017to31 Dec 2017
  4. Add Palace Green Library - Time Machines: the past, the future, and how stories take us there to your Itinerary

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    Exhibition

    Durham City

    How big is time? And what will the future be like?

    The sheer enormity of time is a mind-bending concept - one which humans have always tried to measure and understand.

    Dates

    From:
    27 May 2017to3 Sept 2017Open 10:00 - 17:00
  5. Add Bishop Auckland Town Hall - Fairy Ring by Spacecadets to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Bishop Auckland

    As well as creating a magical environment, the installation invites us to look again at the humble mushroom. As the ultimate natural recyclers, fungi are one of the most important groups of organisms on the planet.

    Venue

    Bishop Auckland Town Hall, Bishop Auckland

    Dates

    From:
    8 July 2017to10 Sept 2017
  6. Add Take Me to the Pool to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Family Fun

    Chester Le Street

    Brand new family pool sessions at Durham County Council leisure centre pools. If the kids want to do some splashing about in the pool this summer, then they (and you) will love the new range of fantastic, great value family pool sessions now on...

    Dates

    From:
    21 July 2017to3 Sept 2017
  7. Add Take Me to the Pool to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Family Fun

    Peterlee

    Brand new family pool sessions at Durham County Council leisure centre pools. If the kids want to do some splashing about in the pool this summer, then they (and you) will love the new range of fantastic, great value family pool sessions now on...

    Dates

    From:
    21 July 2017to3 Sept 2017
  8. Add Take Me to the Pool to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Family Fun

    Bishop Auckland

    Brand new family pool sessions at Durham County Council leisure centre pools. If the kids want to do some splashing about in the pool this summer, then they (and you) will love the new range of fantastic, great value family pool sessions now on...

    Dates

    From:
    21 July 2017to3 Sept 2017
  9. Add Take Me to the Pool to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Family Fun

    Newton Aycliffe

    Brand new family pool sessions at Durham County Council leisure centre pools. If the kids want to do some splashing about in the pool this summer, then they (and you) will love the new range of fantastic, great value family pool sessions now on...

    Dates

    From:
    21 July 2017to3 Sept 2017
  10. Add Beamish Museum - Summer Of Fun At Beamish   to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Beamish

    Get ready for a Summer of Fun at Beamish

    From explosive experiments, football and falconry to storytelling, secret letters and Home Guard drills, there’s a fantastic Summer of Fun ahead at Beamish, The Living Museum of the North. Every day during...

    Dates

    From:
    22 July 2017to30 Aug 2017Open 10:00 - 17:00
  11. Add Beamish Wild - Camp Wild to your Itinerary

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    Family Fun

    Beamish

    Our school holiday camps in County Durham, are designed for children aged 6 – 13 years old, combine a whole host of fun, outdoor and interactive activities that are sure to keep your little ones occupied, allowing busy parents affordable and...

    Dates

    From:
    22 July 2017to3 Sept 2017
    From:
    21 Oct 2017to27 Oct 2017
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    Children/Family events

    Seaham

    Would your children like to get involved in mixed activities over the school holidays? There are great opportunities for 6-16 year olds to try kayaking, Stand up Paddle Boarding, Weasling and Coasteering with qualified instructors. All equipment and...

    Venue

    Seaham Harbour Marina, Seaham

    Dates

    From:
    28 July 2017to1 Sept 2017Various Opening Times
  13. Add Durham Cathedral: Family Fun Friday - Cartas and Charters  to your Itinerary

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    Family Fun

    Durham City

    Family craft activities linked to the Magna Carta and the Forest Charters exhibition which is on display in Open Treasure from 19 June – 9 September. Scriptorium - explore some tools of the writing trade and try your hand at medieval writing and...

    Venue

    Durham Cathedral, Durham City

    Durham Cathedral Tours, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    28 July 2017to1 Sept 2017Various Opening Times
  14. Add Heritage Coast Festival: Reach for the Beach - Awesome August to your Itinerary

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    Children/Family events

    Seaham

    Our coastline is simply wonderful, so why not find out more about it and enjoy the beauty of the cliffs, shore, beaches and wildlife throughout the month of August as part of our Reconnecting Community and Coast project.

    Dates

    From:
    3 Aug 2017to31 Aug 2017
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    Children/Family events

    Seaham

    Introduction to Watersports. Bring the family along for a great water sports experience. You will be given an introduction on how to paddle, kayak, canoe and stand up paddle board.

    Venue

    Seaham Harbour Marina, Seaham

    Dates

    From:
    10 Aug 2017to2 Sept 2017Various Opening Times
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    Children/Family events

    Seaham

    Keep your kids entertained every Thursday for 6 weeks for the equivalent of £13 per week. Watch them enjoy kayaking, canoeing and stand up paddle boarding whilst working towards the British Canoeing Paddle Power Award.

    Venue

    Seaham Harbour Marina, Seaham

    Dates

    From:
    17 Aug 2017to21 Sept 2017Various Opening Times
    From:
    28 Sept 2017to2 Nov 2017Various Opening Times
  17. Type

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    Children/Family events

    Peterlee

    On your marks, set, GO! On Wednesday 23rd August, 11am – 4pm Castle Dene Shopping Centre's kids' club will play host to an action-packed day of fun and games with wacky races for all ages, so don't miss out.

    Dates

    From:
    21 Aug 2017to27 Aug 2017Open 09:00 - 17:30
  18. Add The Bowes Museum - Picnic in the Park to your Itinerary

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    Family Fun

    Barnard Castle

    Bring a picnic and spend the day in the grounds of The Bowes Museum. Children, who must be accompanied by an adult, can try orienteering and a simple craft activity as well as playing in the park.

    Venue

    The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

    Dates

    From:
    23 Aug 2017Open 10:30 - 16:00
  19. Add The Bowes Museum – Printing Fun to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Family Fun

    Barnard Castle

    Try printing in this fun drop-in workshop suitable for all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult, for whom normal admission applies.

    Venue

    The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

    Dates

    From:
    24 Aug 2017to25 Aug 2017Open 10:30 - 16:00
  20. Add Durham Cathedral: Young Curators' Taster Day to your Itinerary

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    Children/Family events

    Durham City

    Young Curators is an exciting group for young people aged 11-16. Are you interested in finding out how museums put on exhibitions and what happens behind the scenes? Our Young Curators work alongside Cathedral staff and have unique opportunities to...

    Venue

    Durham Cathedral, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    24 Aug 2017Open 13:30 - 15:00
    From:
    9 Sept 2017Open 10:30 - 12:00