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  1. Add Heritage Open Days 2017 - Apollo Pavilion to your Itinerary

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    Peterlee

    The Apollo Pavilion was built in 1969 and designed by Victor Pasmore. It is part of the architecturally acclaimed Sunny Blunts part of Peterlee. It is named after the first manned mission to the moon.

    Dates

    From:
    10 Sept 2017Open 10:00 - 14:00
  2. Add Heritage Open Days 2017 - Bowes in the Footsteps of Charles Dickens to your Itinerary

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    Heritage

    Bowes

    Walking tours of the village following in the footsteps of Charles Dickens and his illustrator "Phiz" (Hablot Knight Browne). Dickens and Phiz visited Bowes in 1838.

    Dates

    From:
    9 Sept 2017to10 Sept 2017Open 10:00 -
  3. Add Heritage Open Days 2017  - Auckland St Andrew’s Church      to your Itinerary

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    Heritage

    Bishop Auckland

    A fine Grade I listed church, built around 1274CE as a Collegiate Church, with a dean, 12 canons and 12 vicars. The church is of cruciform plan and said to be the largest parish church in the Diocese of Durham, with an 85ft 4 storey crenelated bell...

    Dates

    From:
    10 Sept 2017Open 12:00 - 17:00
  4. Add Heritage Open Days 2017  - St Helen’s Church  to your Itinerary

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    Heritage

    Kelloe

    St Helen's is a picturesque Grade I listed church built mid c11th. It has a cherished monument - "St Helen's Cross", described by Architectural Historian Sir Nikolaus Pevsner as the best piece of Medieval Sculpture in County Durham dating back to...

    Dates

    From:
    8 Sept 2017to10 Sept 2017Various Opening Times
  5. Add Heritage Open Days 2017  - Waddington Street Centre to your Itinerary

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    Heritage

    Durham City

    A thriving and innovative mental health resource centre with social space, cafe on the ground floor, and educational facilities, including an arts studio, on the first floor.

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    From:
    9 Sept 2017Open 10:00 - 14:00
  6. Add Heritage Open Days 2017 - Durham Cathedral Deanery - Medieval Wall Paintings to your Itinerary

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    Durham City

    A unique opportunity to see the rare medieval wall paintings which decorate the hallway of the Deanery at Durham Cathedral.

    Dates

    From:
    9 Sept 2017
  7. Add Heritage Open Days 2017 - St Mary’s Parish Church     to your Itinerary

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    Heritage

    Barnard Castle

    Barnard Castle Parish Church has strong links to King Richard III and to the Durham Light Infantry. Educational model of pipe-organ on site. Introduction to the church organ talk. Access to the bell tower following the talk. Refreshments.

    Dates

    From:
    9 Sept 2017Open 10:00 - 15:00
  8. Add Heritage Open Days 2017  - Old Esh – Village Church and Inn to your Itinerary

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    Heritage

    Esh

    The Church of St Michael and All Angels (13th century) was rebuilt in 1770 and improved in 1850 to current appearance by the remarkable Temple Chevallier (Professor of Mathematics and Astronomy at Durham University) incumbent from 1835 to 1873.

    Dates

    From:
    10 Sept 2017Open 13:00 - 16:00
  9. Add Heritage Open Days 2017 - Wheatley Hill Heritage Centre    to your Itinerary

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    Heritage

    Wheatley Hill

    The Wheatley Hill Heritage Centre is a small museum, formerly the village chapel of rest, dedicated to remembering our coal mining past.

    Dates

    From:
    7 Sept 2017to9 Sept 2017Open 10:00 - 16:00
  10. Add Heritage Open Days 2017 - Binchester Roman Fort to your Itinerary

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    Bishop Auckland

    Visitors will be able to view the exceptionally well-preserved remains of not just one but two Roman bath-buildings. One of these stands in the middle of the fort immediately beside the commanding officer's residence part of which is also on...

    Dates

    From:
    7 Sept 2017to10 Sept 2017Open 10:30 - 16:30
  11. Add Heritage Open Days 2017 - St Michaels Church  to your Itinerary

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    Ferryhill

    St Michael's Church was built as a stone church, probably replacing a previous wooden structure, at the beginning of the 12th century when Ranulph Flambard was Bishop of Durham. It was extended during the 13th century and most of the existing...

    Dates

    From:
    7 Sept 2017to10 Sept 2017Various Opening Times
  12. Add Heritage Open Days 2017 - North End Allotments  to your Itinerary

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    Heritage

    Durham

    Set on a south facing slope over looking Flass Vale you will find the beautiful North End Allotments. The plots are tendered by people from all walks of life. A wide range of fruit, vegetables and flowers are grown. Each plot has it's own character...

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    From:
    10 Sept 2017Open 12:00 - 18:00
  13. Add Heritage Open Days 2017 - Oriental Museum to your Itinerary

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    Durham City

    Come along and see Ancient Egyptian mummies, Chinese porcelain created for the imperial court, Japanese woodblock prints and head-hunting swords from Borneo.

    Dates

    From:
    8 Sept 2017to9 Sept 2017Various Opening Times
  14. Add Heritage Open Days 2017  - Durham School Chapel & School  to your Itinerary

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    Heritage

    Durham City

    Durham School Chapel was completed and consecrated in 1926 as a memorial to the 103 Old Dunelmians who died in conflict during World War I.

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    From:
    9 Sept 2017to10 Sept 2017Various Opening Times
  15. Add Heritage Open Days 2017 - Wharton Park to your Itinerary

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    Heritage

    Durham City

    Wharton Park is an urban Victorian park just above the railway station in Durham City. The park has a Heritage Centre with glass fronted cafe and education room, 2 new play areas, multi-use games area, trim trail, outdoor gym and upgrades to the...

    Dates

    From:
    10 Sept 2017
  16. Add Heritage Open Days 2017 - Escomb Saxon Church to your Itinerary

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    Heritage

    Escomb

    This is one of the most ancient Celtic-style churches in the UK, built around 680AD. There is an historical exhibition in the porch. Refreshments and guided tours of the church available on Saturday and Sunday

    Dates

    From:
    9 Sept 2017to10 Sept 2017Open 13:00 - 17:00
  17. Add Heritage Open Days 2017 - Crushed Chilli Gallery to your Itinerary

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    Durham City

    The gallery in the centre of Durham City, showcases a fine range of contemporary art, including: paintings, sculpture, furniture, ceramics, glass, jewellery and textiles. Visitors can watch the creation of a leaded glass window. Janet uses...

    Dates

    From:
    7 Sept 2017to9 Sept 2017Open 10:00 - 16:00
  18. Add Heritage Open Days 2017  - Hardwick Park to your Itinerary

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    Sedgefield

    Hardwick Park is a Country Park with a difference. A restored 18th century parkland, comparable to the famous gardens of Stourhead and Stowe. Listed by Historic England as a Grade II Site of Special Historic Interest.

    Dates

    From:
    9 Sept 2017to10 Sept 2017Various Opening Times
  19. Add Heritage Open Days 2017 - East Durham Heritage & Lifeboat Centre to your Itinerary

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    Heritage

    Seaham

    The East Durham Heritage & Lifeboat Centre seeks to pass on to the wider community information and knowledge about the history and heritage of Seaham and the East Durham area.

    Dates

    From:
    7 Sept 2017to10 Sept 2017Open 10:00 - 15:00
  20. Add Heritage Open Days 2017 - Heritage Coast Guided Walk to your Itinerary

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    Seaham

    Join the Heritage Coast Officer for a walk along our stunning coastline looking at how the landscape has changed over the years.

    Dates

    From:
    7 Sept 2017Open 10:00 - 14:00