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  1. Add Shincliffe Walks - Walk 4: Railway, Watermill and Woodland to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Walking Route

    Shincliffe

    Shincliffe Walks - Walk 4 of 5 - Railway,Watermill and Woodland.

  2. Add DLI Collection at Palace Green Library to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 100 reviews100 reviews

    Type

    Type:

    Museum

    Durham City

    Visitors to Durham's UNESCO World Heritage Site can discover the history of the Durham Light Infantry thanks to a new, free gallery.

    Dates

    From:
    11 Mar 2018to31 Dec 2018Various Opening Times
  3. Add Shincliffe Walks - Walk 3: Schools, Collieries and Lepers to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route

    Shincliffe

    Shincliffe Walks - Walk 3: Schools, Collieries and Lepers. Walk 3 in a series of 5 walks through delightful countryside with extensive views, rich with wildlife and historical association.

  4. Add Pity Me Carrs Local Nature Reserve Walk to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route

    Pity Me

    A pocket of green space surrounded on all sides by houses and businesses makes this a quiet haven in which people can walk and enjoy the fresh air. It is also a much needed area for local wildlife to take refuge from the surrounding urban area.

  5. Add Walks around Ushaw - The Boundary Walk to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Outdoor Adventure Activities

    Durham

    A leisurely Walk of 3 miles which can easily be accomplished in less than 2 hours.  Start and finish at Ushaw main entrance.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2018
  6. Add Broom House Forest Adventure Trail to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 194 reviews194 reviews

    Type

    Type:

    Adventure Park / Playground

    Near Witton Gilbert

    Fun Adventure Farm. Woodland trails and adventure activities for all the family. Farm butchery. Coffee shop. Easter to October open weekends and school holidays.

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  7. Add Circular Walk Around River Wear South of Durham City to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route

    Durham

    Located just to the south of the historic city of Durham this picturesque walk encircles two huge loops of the River Wear. The section of the route just past Shincliffe Hall follows paths that were extensively lobbied for by the Ramblers.

  8. Add Sherburn Way Railway Path (Walking and Cycling Route) to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Walking Route

    Durham

    Coal mining arrived in this area in the 1840s with the arrival of local railways. This Railway Path once formed part of the Lambton Railway and it linked three collieries: Sherburn House Colliery, Sherburn Colliery and Sherburn Hill Colliery.

  9. Add Shincliffe Walks - Walk 2 The Waggonway Walk to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route

    Shincliffe

    Walk 2 in a series of 5 walks through delightful countryside with extensive views, rich with wildlife and historical association. The Waggonway Walk is a 2 mile walk taking approximately one and a half hours.

  10. Add Finchale Priory to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Abbey / Priory

    Durham

    The very extensive remains of a 13thC priory, founded on the site of a retired pirate's hermitage.

    Dates

    From:
    2 Jan 2018to29 Mar 2019Open 10:00 - 17:00

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Travellers Choice 2016TripAdvisor Travellers Choice
  11. Add Durham City to St Michaels and all Angels Walk to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route

    Durham

    Countryside walks from Durham City to a medieval village Church in Witton Gilbert.

  12. Add Durham City South Walk to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route

    Durham

    This riverside and woodland route is 8 kilometres (5 miles) in length and will take up to 3 hours. It mainly follows surfaced paths or roads and can be followed at all times of the year without walking boots. Please note start point is Gala Theatre.

  13. Add Durham Climbing Centre to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 46 reviews46 reviews

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    Type:

    Activity Centre

    Durham

    Indoor rock climbing located in Meadowfield. Adults and children's facilities, lessons, birthday parties, cafe, free parking, open 7 days a week.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2018Various Opening Times
  14. Add Museum of Archaeology to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 35 reviews35 reviews

    Type

    Type:

    Museum

    Durham City

    Living on the Hills - 10,000 years of Durham. 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:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2019Various Opening Times
  15. Add Durham Riverside Walk to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route

    Durham

    A wonderful Walk, taking in some beautiful Durham City Riverside Scenery. A 3 mile circular walk taking approximately 1-1.5 hours.

  16. Add Brandon to Bishop Auckland Railway Path (Walking and Cycling Route) to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route

    Turn at Stonebridge roundabout onto B6302 to Ushaw Moor, Entrance is signed ½ mile on left

    A 9 mile route from Broompark Picnic Site, just outside Durham City to Bishop Auckland, residence of previous Bishops of Durham, running past Brancepeth, Willington, Sunnybrow, Hunwick and Toronto.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2018
  17. Add Low Newton Local Nature Reserve Walk to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route

    In Brasside take right signposted 'prison staff and visitor car park' and public Bridleway., Continue along side of Prison until it opens out and bear right to the parking area.

    A visit to Low Newton Junction Local Nature Reserve is an interesting one. There are so many different habitats in such a small area.

  18. Add Durham University Oriental Museum to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 282 reviews282 reviews

    Type

    Type:

    Museum

    Durham City

    The only museum in northern England dedicated to the art and archaeology of North Africa and Asia from prehistory to the modern day. Explore collections from ancient Egypt, India, China, Japan, Korea and Southeast Asia.

    Dates

    From:
    5 Jan 2018to21 Dec 2018Various Opening Times

    Awards

    • Green Awards Green Tourism Business Scheme - Gold 2015Green Tourism Business Scheme - Gold
    • Visit England Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2017Quality Assured Visitor Attraction
    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
    • Regional and Miscellaneous North East England Small Visitor Attraction of the Year Highly Commended 2015North East England Small Visitor Attraction of the Year Highly Commended
  19. Add Fury Events Ltd to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 152 reviews152 reviews

    Type

    Type:

    Adventure Sport Centre

    Witton Gilbert

    Quad biking, mud buggies, 4x4, archery, clay pigeon shooting and much more in 2,500 acres of beautiful Durham countryside. Drive it, shoot it, ride it! Pre-booking required.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2018