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  1. Add Palace Green Library - Living on the Hills: 10,000 Years of Durham to your Itinerary

    Palace Green Library - Living on the Hills: 10,000 Years of Durham

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    Exhibition

    Durham City

    This permanent exhibition uses objects from Museum of Archaeology, alongside objects from across Durham University and other regional museums to explore the last 10,000 years of Durham.

    Dates

    From:
    26 July 2014to26 July 2020Various Opening Times
  2. Add The Auckland Project - Past & Future Tours to your Itinerary

    The Auckland Project - Past & Future Tours

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Market Place, Bishop Auckland

    Take a 45 minute guided tour of our historic Market Place and learn about the buildings, the people and the stories within it. From Romans to iconic retailers, our knowledgeable guides will lead you on a journey through the centuries. Meet 11:00

    Venue

    The Auckland Project, Bishop Auckland

    Dates

    From:
    10 May 2019to14 Dec 2019Various Opening Times
  3. Add Museum of Archaeology -  Prehistoric Pioneers to your Itinerary

    Museum of Archaeology - Prehistoric Pioneers

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    Exhibition

    Durham City

    Explore life in ancient Britain, from warfare to rituals, and the way Bronze Age people buried weapons and treasure in hidden hoards. Curated by the Museum and Artefact studies MA students, this exhibition gives a face to prehistoric people.

    Dates

    From:
    14 June 2019to24 Nov 2019
  4. Add The Auckland Project: Nationwide Masterpiece Tour 2019  - The Triumph Of Pan to your Itinerary

    The Auckland Project: Nationwide Masterpiece Tour 2019 - The Triumph Of Pan

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Market Place, Bishop Auckland

    Auckland Castle,  one of only three venues in the UK to display a much loved work from its collection - Nicolas Poussin’s, The Triumph of Pan - as part of a nationwide Masterpiece Tour in 2019

    Venue

    Auckland Castle Deer House and Park, Bishop Auckland

    Dates

    From:
    5 Oct 2019to5 Jan 2020
  5. Add Mapping The World: Durham Cathedral to your Itinerary

    Mapping The World: Durham Cathedral

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Durham City

    An exhibition in Open Treasure, Durham Cathedral's award-winning museum experience, showcasing the exquisite and extraordinary maps, charts and atlases in the Durham Cathedral Library collections, including early maps of Durham.

    Venue

    Durham Cathedral Towers, Durham City

    Durham Cathedral, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    7 Oct 2019to18 Jan 2020Various Opening Times

    Indicative Availability

    Book Mapping The World: Durham Cathedral Online (opens in a new window)

  6. Add The Power And The Virtue: Guido Reni's Death Of Lucretia at The Bowes Museum to your Itinerary

    The Power And The Virtue: Guido Reni's Death Of Lucretia at The Bowes Museum

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    Historical

    Barnard Castle

    This is the first exhibition outside London dedicated to the Italian Baroque master Guido Reni, presenting the artist and his relevance in Western art history.

    Venue

    The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

    Dates

    From:
    26 Oct 2019to20 Jan 2020
  7. Add Norman Cornish - The Definitive Collection: The Bowes Museum to your Itinerary

    Norman Cornish - The Definitive Collection: The Bowes Museum

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Barnard Castle

    This major retrospective tells the story of his enduring career with the most comprehensive collection of his work ever assembled, including a number of previously unseen pieces.

    Venue

    The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

    Dates

    From:
    16 Nov 2019to23 Feb 2020
  8. Add WW1 Bookclub at The Bowes Museum to your Itinerary

    WW1 Bookclub at The Bowes Museum

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Barnard Castle

    Join our friendly book group to chat about books relating to WW1.  Please book by phone, email or website. 

    Venue

    The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

    Dates

    From:
    20 Nov 2019Open 14:30 - 16:00
  9. Add North East Resilience: A Social History on Film at The Bowes Museum to your Itinerary

    North East Resilience: A Social History on Film at The Bowes Museum

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    Type:

    Talks

    Barnard Castle

    Join us on an interactive cinematic journey through the social development of the North East region from WW2 to today.

    Dates

    From:
    23 Nov 2019Open 14:15 - 15:45
  10. NATIONAL LOTTERY# THANKSTOYOU: Durham Cathedral

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    Heritage

    Durham

    Open Treasure, Durham Cathedral's award winning museum, is delighted to be joining together with other National Lottery funded visitor attractions across the UK to say thank you to people who raise money for good causes by buying Lottery tickets.

    Dates

    From:
    23 Nov 2019Various Opening Times
  11. SPECIAL SERVICE: COMMEMORATION OF FOUNDERS AND BENEFACTORS: Durham Cathedral

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Durham

    Every year we remember the men and women who down the centuries have made our cathedral, city, and university the heart of Durham life.

    Dates

    From:
    24 Nov 2019Open 15:30 - 17:00
  12. Add Durham Castle Guided Tours to your Itinerary

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    Durham Castle Guided Tours

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    Heritage

    Durham City

    Pre-booking can be made up to a week in advance of the tours.  Tickets can be purchased from Palace Green Library reception.  Timings subject change, please see Festival website for up to date information. 

    Dates

    From:
    29 Nov 2019to1 Dec 2019Various Opening Times
  13. Add Young Archaeologists' Club: Auckland Project to your Itinerary

    Young Archaeologists' Club: Auckland Project

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Bishop Auckland

    One Saturday a month, children from 7 to 11 will have the opportunity to join our Young Archaeologists’ Club, exploring archaeology with our Learning Officers and learning more about the stories of the past and the Bishops of Durham. Booking…

    Venue

    The Auckland Project, Bishop Auckland

    Dates

    From:
    14 Dec 2019
  14. Behind the Scenes: The Norman Cornish Centenary Lecture at The Bowes Museum

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Barnard Castle

    Norman Cornish MBE was perhaps the most significant artist to emerge from the North East of England in the 20th Century.

    Dates

    From:
    11 Jan 2020Open 14:15 -
  15. Add Plough Sunday: Durham Cathedral to your Itinerary

    Plough Sunday: Durham Cathedral

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    Festival

    Durham

    Relive the revival of a traditional English Festival. Enjoy music and traditional dancing in Durham City Marketplace before following the plough as it is processed to the cathedral to be blessed by the Dean od Durham, the Very Reverend Andrew…

    Dates

    From:
    12 Jan 2020Open 14:00 -
  16. Add Developing a Personal Sketchbook at The Bowes Museum to your Itinerary

    Developing a Personal Sketchbook at The Bowes Museum

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    Type:

    Historical

    Barnard Castle

    Norman Cornish' sketchbooks are an amazing record of the everyday beauty and stark realities of life in mining communities.

    Dates

    From:
    18 Jan 2020Open 13:30 - 16:00
  17. Add Afternoon Tea in the Chapter House: Durham Cathedral to your Itinerary

    Afternoon Tea in the Chapter House: Durham Cathedral

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Durham

    Enjoy a tour of Durham Cathedral followed by Afternoon Tea served in the Chapter House, the filming location for Professor McGonagall's classroom in the first two Harry Potter films. 13:30

    Dates

    From:
    18 Jan 2020Open 13:30 -
  18. Add Barnard Castle 1940's Weekend to your Itinerary

    Barnard Castle 1940's Weekend

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    Type:

    Heritage

    BARNARD CASTLE

    A weekend of living history.  Celebrating the camaraderie, costume, vehicles and music of the period.  Wartime re- enactment, 1940's entertainment & historical displays.  

    Dates

    From:
    19 June 2020to21 June 2020
  19. Add Durham Miners Gala to your Itinerary

    Durham Miners Gala

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    Show / Display

    Durham City

    The annual Durham Miners’ Gala is a unique and inspiring spectacle. It is Europe’s biggest celebration of community, international solidarity, and working class culture. More than 200,000 people pack the streets of Durham to enjoy the wonderful…

    Dates

    From:
    11 July 2020
  20. Add Kynren - An Epic Tale of England to your Itinerary

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    Kynren - An Epic Tale of England

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    Performance

    Toronto, Bishop Auckland

    The UK's 'must see' spectacular live action outdoor theatre show. Prepare to be spellbound by Kynren. 

    Proudly presented by Eleven Arches on a seven-and-a-half acre stage, 1,000 cast and crew immerse you in the telling of a 2,000-year tale; the…

    Dates

    From:
    1 Aug 2020to12 Sept 2020

    Indicative Availability

    Book Kynren - An Epic Tale of England Online (opens in a new window)