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this is what's onOur packed year-round events calendar means there's bound to be something for you to enjoy, whenever you choose to visit.

Christmas at Beamish

Christmas at Beamish

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Be enchanted by Christmas at Beamish

17th November 2018-24th December 2018
Bowes Museum: Christmas Market

The Bowes Museum: Christmas Market

Openings

Bowes Museum: Christmas Market

14th December 2018-16th December 2018
Durham City's Annual Traditional Christmas Festival

Durham City's Annual Traditional Christmas Festival

Openings

Special Charity Preview of the Craft & Gift Marquee

29th November 2018

Times for Craft and Gift Marquee

30th November 2018-2nd December 2018

Times for Regional Producers’ Market (Cloisters)

30th November 2018-2nd December 2018

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  • Least We Forget

    Tommy 1101 at Seaham

    100 years after the Armistice of November 11 1918, Durham remembers 

  • Family Friendly Halloween Fun in Durham

    halloween tanfield ghost train

    You're in for more of a treat than a trick, this Halloween in Durham.

    From spooky fun to frighten the kids to tamer events for the more timid monsters. There's lots of Halloween family fun to be had this half term in Durham. 

  • The unwrapping begins!

    The unwrapping begins!

    The mammoth task of unwrapping the grand Central Tower of Durham Cathedral begins this December! 

  • A Family Stay at Beamish Hall Hotel

    My travel monkey at Beamish Hall Hotel

    Looking for a family friendly hotel to stay at whilst visiting Durham? Check out what My Travel Monkey got up to during her stay at Beamish Hall Hotel. 

  • Least We Forget

    Tommy 1101 at Seaham

    100 years after the Armistice of November 11 1918, Durham remembers 

  • The unwrapping begins!

    The unwrapping begins!

    The mammoth task of unwrapping the grand Central Tower of Durham Cathedral begins this December! 

  • Family Friendly Halloween Fun in Durham

    halloween tanfield ghost train

    You're in for more of a treat than a trick, this Halloween in Durham.

    From spooky fun to frighten the kids to tamer events for the more timid monsters. There's lots of Halloween family fun to be had this half term in Durham. 

  • Top Picks: Where to go for Afternoon Tea in Durham

    Vegan Afternoon Tea at the South Causey Inn, County Durham.

    Whether you're treating your mum or spending the afternoon with friends or even your little ones, nothing tastes better than a spot of afternoon tea in Durham, especially to help celebrate Afternoon Tea Week!

  • The History of Headlam Hall

    The History of Headlam Hall

    Discover the fascinating history of one of Durham's most beloved historic country retreats - Headlam Hall Hotel and Spa.

  • The Rose and Crown at Romaldkirk

    The Rose and Crown

    Looking for the 'pawfect' autumn getaway?

    The Rose and Crown Hotel at Romaldkirk is the perfect base for you and your pooch to explore the stunning Durham Dales. 

  • Seven reasons why you should stay at Seaham Hall this summer

    Seven reasons why you should stay at Seaham Hall this summer

    Seaham Hall is one of the top five star hotels in the country and there's many reasons why you should escape there for an indulgent getaway.

    Read our top seven reasons why Seaham Hall should be at the top of your hotel getaway bucket list.

  • Royal Wedding Celebrations in Durham

    Royal Wedding Celebrations in Durham

    Can't make it to Windsor for the big day? 

    Don't worry there's lots of fabulous ways you can celebrate the Royal Wedding of Harry and Meghan here in Durham. 

  • Family Friendly Halloween Fun in Durham

    halloween tanfield ghost train

    You're in for more of a treat than a trick, this Halloween in Durham.

    From spooky fun to frighten the kids to tamer events for the more timid monsters. There's lots of Halloween family fun to be had this half term in Durham. 

  • Least We Forget

    Tommy 1101 at Seaham

    100 years after the Armistice of November 11 1918, Durham remembers 

  • The Rose and Crown at Romaldkirk

    The Rose and Crown

    Looking for the 'pawfect' autumn getaway?

    The Rose and Crown Hotel at Romaldkirk is the perfect base for you and your pooch to explore the stunning Durham Dales. 

  • A Family Stay at Beamish Hall Hotel

    My travel monkey at Beamish Hall Hotel

    Looking for a family friendly hotel to stay at whilst visiting Durham? Check out what My Travel Monkey got up to during her stay at Beamish Hall Hotel. 

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