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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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    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 Durham Cathedral: Family Fun with the Bowes Museum  to your Itinerary

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    Family Fun

    Durham City

    Join Durham Cathedral’s Education Team and The Bowes Museum Education Team to learn about the masterpiece St Luke Drawing the Virgin and Child by Dieric Bouts. Craft activities, talks and videos to illuminate the story and techniques behind this...

    Venue

    Durham Cathedral, Durham City

    Durham Cathedral Tours, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    1 July 2017
  6. Add Durham Cathedral: Carta's And Charters Family Fun Day  to your Itinerary

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    Family Fun

    Durham City

    Meet the Medieval villagers as they take up residence within the Cloister Garth – encounter a delightful array of sounds, sights and smells from a bygone era and learn of their daily life living under the rights of the Forest Charter. See...

    Venue

    Durham Cathedral, Durham City

    Durham Cathedral Tours, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    1 July 2017Open 10:00 - 16:30
  7. Add The Bowes Museum - Part of Cartas and Charters Family Fun Day to your Itinerary

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    Family Fun

    Durham City

    Join The Bowes Museum Education Team to learn about the recently acquired masterpiece St. Luke Drawing the Virgin and Child by Dieric Bouts. There will be craft activities, talks and videos to illuminate the story and techniques behind this...

    Dates

    From:
    1 July 2017Open 10:00 - 16:30
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    Show / Display

    Seaham

    Classic and Performance Car Show - Seaham Town Council in partnership with The Round Table and Licety Splits are holding this annual event

    Dates

    From:
    1 July 2017Open 09:00 - 16:00
  9. Add Bowlees Visitor Centre - Hurry for Hay Meadows  to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Newbiggin

    Bowlees Discovery Club – Hurray for Hay Meadows. Booking essential 

    For young adventurers aged between four and 13 years old.

    Dates

    From:
    1 July 2017
  10. Add Bowlees Visitor Centre - Marvellous Meadows to your Itinerary

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    Children/Family events

    Newbiggin

    It’s National Meadows Day and this is the perfect afternoon to celebrate by visiting our stunning Teesdale meadows. Join in with family friendly meadow art activities, wildflower identification and bumblebee walks.

    Dates

    From:
    1 July 2017Open 14:00 - 16:00
  11. Add Beamish Museum - Festival of 50's  to your Itinerary

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    Summer Event

    Beamish

    Dig out your finest 50's fashion and rock and roll along to this fantastic festival of all things 50's.  Enjoy amazing music, dancing, food, fairground and transport from the decade.

    Dates

    From:
    6 July 2017to9 July 2017
  12. Add Durham University Oriental Museum: Crazy Crowns  to your Itinerary

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    Family Fun

    South Road, Durham

    Find out about the Chinese Emperors and create your own dazzling crown.

    Dates

    From:
    8 July 2017Open 13:00 - 15:00
  13. 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
  14. Type

    Type:

    Show / Display

    Durham City

    The Durham Miners Gala. This annual event, which usually takes place on the 2nd Saturday in July in the city centre, attracts thousands of people each year.

    Dates

    From:
    8 July 2017Open 08:30 -
  15. Type

    Type:

    Children/Family events

    Seaham

    Following on from the success of the Car Show, Seaham Town Council in partnership with the Round Table and Lickety Splits are holding a Classic Bike Show

    Dates

    From:
    8 July 2017Open 09:00 - 16:00
  16. Add Beamish Museum - Quoits Weekend to your Itinerary

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    Sporting Event

    Beamish

    Between twenty and fifty competitors from The Quoits Association will play in the traditional game in The Pit Village here at Beamish on Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th July.

    Dates

    From:
    8 July 2017to9 July 2017
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    Family Fun

    Seaham

    Free event - Seaham Town Council are holding their annual Carnvail weekend - Live Tribute Bands on big stage, large screen showing films Friday and Saturday kiddies films. Friday - 17.00 until 22.00, Saturday, 12.00 until 22.00 p.m. - Sunday, 11.00...

    Dates

    From:
    14 July 2017to16 July 2017Open 17:00 - 22:00
  18. Add Durham Cathedral: Family Fun History Walk  to your Itinerary

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    Family Fun

    Durham City

    Woodlands and Riverbanks
    Enjoy a guided walk of the woodlands and riverbanks, especially for families and children. Look at the castle walls and defences, learn about the two mills beside the river, and hear about the families that lived in the tiny...

    Venue

    Durham Cathedral, Durham City

    Durham Cathedral Tours, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    15 July 2017Open 10:30 - 12:00
  19. Add Durham University Oriental Museum: Perfect Perfume  to your Itinerary

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    Family Fun

    South Road, Durham

    Find out how the Ancient Egyptians used to make themselves smell nice and make your own perfume cone.

    Dates

    From:
    15 July 2017Open 13:00 - 15:00
  20. Add Durham Cathedral: Woodlands and Riverbanks History Walk  to your Itinerary

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    Participatory Event

    Durham City

    A chance to experience a walking tour of Durham Cathedral’s historic woodlands and riverbanks guided by an expert walk leader. The walk starts at the North Door of the Cathedral (the main entrance).

    Venue

    Durham Cathedral, Durham City

    Durham Cathedral Tours, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    15 July 2017Open 10:30 - 12:00