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  1. Add Hardwick Park to your Itinerary

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    Hardwick Park

    Type

    Type:

    Parkland / Woodland Garden

    Sedgefield

    This VisitEngland accredited attraction is an 18th Century parkland featuring beautiful views, rich heritage, archaeological remains and ecological diversity - a remarkable place to visit. The park is open daily with events held throughout the year.…

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019Open 07:00 - 18:00

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2009
    • Visit England Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2017Quality Assured Visitor Attraction
  2. Add Land of Oak & Iron Heritage Centre to your Itinerary

    Land of Oak & Iron Heritage Centre

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    The centre provides a unique interpretation of the fascinating local heritage, heritage skills training for volunteers and has business units to support creative businesses in the area. In addition, the site is also home to a small café and gift…

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019Various Opening Times
  3. Add The Manor House Hotel Spa & Health Club to your Itinerary

    The Manor House Hotel Spa & Health Club

    Type

    Type:

    Spa and Relaxation

    Bishop Auckland

    Staying away should be a chance to relax and escape the daily demands and there’s nowhere better to shed any stress than our hotel health club and spa.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019
  4. Add Down at the Farm to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 238 reviews238 reviews

    Down at the Farm

    Type

    Type:

    Farm

    Houghton le Spring

    Award winning Farm Adventure Park for the whole family! Come and feed the lambs, hold a fluffy chick, wash Peppa the pig, meet the meerkats, cuddle cute rabbits and chicks, groom Summer the Donkey. Seasonal attractions and rides galore!

    Dates

    From:
    1 Aug 2019to31 Aug 2019Open 10:00 - 17:00
    From:
    1 Sept 2019to3 Nov 2019Various Opening Times
    From:
    8 Dec 2019to24 Dec 2019
  5. Add Helicopter Sightseeing Flights to your Itinerary

    Helicopter Sightseeing Flights

    Type

    Type:

    Outdoor Adventure Activities

    Bishop Middleham

    Fancy a flight in a helicopter and the chance to see some famous landmarks around Durham? At Northumbria Helicopters we offer various pleasure flights in our Jet Ranger departing from Fishburn Airfield and other locations throughout the North East.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2019to31 Oct 2019Open 09:00 - 17:30
  6. Add Binchester Roman Fort to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 95 reviews95 reviews

    Binchester Roman Fort

    Type

    Type:

    Castle / Fort

    Bishop Auckland

    Remains of Commandant's house and neighbouring bath-house containing one of the best preserved examples of a hypocaust (underfloor heating system) in the whole of Britain.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2019to31 Oct 2019Open 10:00 - 16:30
  7. Add Tanfield Railway to your Itinerary

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    Tanfield Railway

    Type

    Type:

    Railway

    Tanfield

    Oldest existing railway in the world, opened 1725. Steam-hauled passenger trains, vintage carriages, 61 locomotives and steam-driven vintage workshop. Please see website for dates and operating times.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2019
  8. Add Golf at Hall Garth Hotel to your Itinerary

    Golf at Hall Garth Hotel

    Type

    Type:

    Golf

    Darlington

    This easy walking mature parkland course was constructed in 1992 and is the ideal location to perfect that swing, setting a good but firm challenge to any standard of golfer.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019
  9. Add Whitworth Hall - Fairy Walk At Whitworth Hall & Deer Park to your Itinerary

    Whitworth Hall - Fairy Walk At Whitworth Hall & Deer Park

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route

    Spennymoor

    Visit the Fairy Walk at Whitworth Hall and Deer Park.  Free Deer food for returned completed trails. £1 per child per copy of Map.

    Dates

    From:
    13 Feb 2019to31 Dec 2019
  10. Add Beamish - The Living Museum of the North to your Itinerary

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    Beamish - The Living Museum of the North

    Type

    Type:

    Museum

    Beamish

    Experience a real sense of your past at Beamish, a living, working museum, set in 300 acres of beautiful Durham countryside.

    Dates

    From:
    24 Mar 2019to28 Oct 2019Open 10:00 - 17:00
    From:
    29 Oct 2019to5 Apr 2020Open 10:00 - 16:00

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2019VAQAS
    • Regional and Miscellaneous North East England Tourism Awards - Large Visitor Attraction of the Year Award – Gold 2016North East England Tourism Awards - Large Visitor Attraction of the Year Award – Gold
    • Visit England Visit England Award for Excellence Bronze 2016Visit England Award for Excellence Bronze
    • Regional and Miscellaneous North East Tourism Awards Large Visitor Attraction of the Year Award – Gold 2017 2018North East Tourism Awards Large Visitor Attraction of the Year Award – Gold 2017

    Indicative Availability

    Book Beamish - The Living Museum of the North Online (opens in a new window)

  11. Add Beamish Park Golf Club to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 19 reviews19 reviews

    Beamish Park Golf Club

    Type

    Type:

    Golf Course

    Stanley

    Eighteen hole members club open to visitors, offering full clubhouse facilities with lounge, bar and restaurant. Provides hot and cold snacks/full menu available all day.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2019
  12. Add Beamish Wild Treetop Adventure to your Itinerary

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    Beamish Wild Treetop Adventure

    Type

    Type:

    Activity Centre

    Beamish

    Experience the ultimate rush at Beamish Wild High Ropes Course! With over 25 daredevil elements, it's a must for all thrill seekers! Advance booking essential.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2019Open 10:00 - 17:00

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence 2018Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence
  13. Add Broom House Farm to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 249 reviews249 reviews

    Broom House Farm

    Type

    Type:

    Adventure Park / Playground

    Near Witton Gilbert

    Fun Adventure Farm. Woodland trails and adventure activities for all the family. Farm butchery. Coffee shop.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  14. Add The Auckland Project - Auckland Tower to your Itinerary

    The Auckland Project - Auckland Tower

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    Bishop Auckland

    Your visit to The Auckland Project begins at Auckland Tower, where you can find all the information you need to explore the castle, grounds and local area. Here you will buy entry tickets, collect guidebooks and maps, get directions, and learn about…

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019Various Opening Times
  15. Add Beauty Spa at Hall Garth Hotel to your Itinerary

    Beauty Spa at Hall Garth Hotel

    Type

    Type:

    Spa and Relaxation

    Darlington

    At Hall Garth Hotel & Country Club we take your leisure time very seriously and feel that our fantastic health and fitness facilities, combined with the very highest standard of personal service will meet your every expectation.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019
  16. Add Health and Wellbeing Retreat to your Itinerary

    Health and Wellbeing Retreat

    Type

    Type:

    Spa and Relaxation

    Crook

    Situated on the outskirts of the beautiful World Heritage Site 'Durham City' our Health Retreat aims in providing to help you to overall improve your mind, body and soul. We are designed for anyone who wishes to change their physical and or…

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2019
  17. Add Whitworth Hall Country Park to your Itinerary

    Whitworth Hall Country Park

    Type

    Type:

    Country / Royal Park

    Spennymoor

    Historic parkland with resident deer, ornamental lake, children's playground and Grade II listed building.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019Open 10:00 - 16:30