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Build your own intineraries

Use this tool to save details of accommodation, events, places to eat and things to see & do in Durham.

To add an item to ‘My Shortlist’, click the relevant

Add to Excursion

What's On

This Month

Shoes exhibition at The Bowes Museum

Bowes Museum: Shoes - Pleasure and Pain

Another major fashion coup for this summer, the Museum is the only UK venue outside London that...

Welcome to your guide to what's on in Durham. Our packed year-round events calendar means there’s bound to be something for you to enjoy, whenever you choose to visit – from fascinating exhibitions and world-class events and festivals, to theatre, food, entertainment and international sporting events.

Be one of the first visitors to explore Open Treasure, Durham Cathedral's new world-class exhibition spaces opening in July, and enjoy the return of festival favourite including Brass in Durham City, plus you can  see the Flying Scotsman when it pulls into Locomotion in July.

Prepare  to be amazed as Eleven Arches presents Kynren - An epic tale of England, an epic live action-packed night show coming to Bishop Auckland that will take you through 2,000 years of British history through the eyes of North East England via fourteen 90-minute shows across the summer.

Further Afield

Make Durham your base to enjoy one of the incredible events taking place nearby, including, the Great North Run and Sunderland Air Show.

Find out more about exciting events taking place on Durham’s doorstep.

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