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  1. Add Durham University Oriental Museum: Accessible Touch Tour to your Itinerary

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    Historical

    South Road, Durham City

    Visitors with visual impairments and their families are invited to join this special touch tour.  With the help of our expert curators, visitors will be able to handle objects from the museum's collections from West Asia including Syria, Iraq and...

    Dates

    From:
    24 Mar 2018Open 14:00 - 16:00
  2. Add Great War Festival of Transport - Pedal Power to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Beamish

    Join us for our brand new event – Pedal Power! The whole museum will come alive with amazing inventions, contraptions and vehicles – all powered by pedal power!

    Dates

    From:
    24 Mar 2018to25 Mar 2018
  3. Add Great War Festival of Transport - Horses at War to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Beamish

    Call the cavalry… Horses at War at Beamish Museum. An amazing 60 horses, from the cavalry to pack ponies, will be at Beamish Museum this weekend to tell the story of First World War horses.

    Dates

    From:
    13 Apr 2018to15 Apr 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  4. Add Beamish Museum - Empire and Flag Days to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Festival

    Beamish

    Join us to celebrate Empire and Flag Weekend during this Spring weekend.

    Dates

    From:
    19 May 2018to20 May 2018
  5. Add The Auckland Project - St Peter's Chapel Tours to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Market Place, Bishop Auckland

    Join our knowledgeable guides in these 45 min tours exploring the history of the chapel, with anecdotes of the bishops who worshiped here and stories of the Northern Saints featured in the magnificent stained glass windows.

    Venue

    The Auckland Project, Bishop Auckland

    Dates

    From:
    27 May 2017to17 Dec 2017Various Opening Times
  6. Add Treasures of St Cuthbert to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Durham City

    The Treasures of St Cuthbert represent some of the most significant surviving Anglo-Saxon artefacts in the UK, offering a remarkable insight into the life of St Cuthbert one of North East England’s best-loved saints. 

    Dates

    From:
    29 July 2017to31 Dec 2018
  7. Add Durham University Oriental Museum: Beauty and Diplomacy: the Malcolm MacDonald Collections to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    South Road, Durham

    Created in collaboration with the University of Leeds White Rose College of the Arts and Humanities, this exhibition celebrates the diplomat Malcolm MacDonald’s friendships with world leaders, master craftsmen, antique dealers and even Borneo...

    Dates

    From:
    20 Oct 2017to21 Dec 2017
  8. Add Beamish Musuem: Festival of 50s to your Itinerary

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    Festival

    Beamish,

    Dance the day away to live music, treat yourself to a 50s hairdo or simply enjoy a milkshake in the sun at the Festival of 50s this summer at Beamish.

    Dates

    From:
    12 July 2018to15 July 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
  9. Add Beamish Museum - Sunday School Anniversary to your Itinerary

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    Performance

    Beamish

    Join The Pit Village folk as they celebrate their Sunday School Anniversary, a big event for the community, when children wearing their finery would have taken part in a service before gathering for a picnic and treat.

    Dates

    From:
    10 June 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  10. Add Beamish Museum - International Women's Day to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Beamish

    Join us at Beamish to celebrate International Women’s Day, on Wednesday, 8th March and across the following weekend (Saturday, 10th and Sunday, 11th March).

    Dates

    From:
    8 Mar 2018to11 Mar 2018
  11. Add Queen Victoria, Napoleon III and the events of 1855 to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Talks

    Barnard Castle

    Join Rosie Razzall,curator of prints and drawings at Royal Collection trust, to learn more about Queen Victoria's Historic state visit in Paris in 1855; a remarkable moment in Anglo-French relations. the events of this ten-day tour - spectacular...

    Dates

    From:
    15 May 2018Open 14:30 - 14:30
  12. Add Bartoleme Esteban Murillo: 400 anniversary to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Talks

    Barnard Castle

    2018 is the ano murillo- murillos year. Join assistant curator Bernadette Petti to celebrate the career and achievements of one of the leading 17 century Spanish masters. booking required on 01833690606 or via the website at www.thebowesmuseum.org.uk

    Dates

    From:
    9 Feb 2018Open 14:30 -
  13. Add Durham University Oriental Museum: Hills are High to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Exhibition

    South Road, Durham

    An exhibition by curator/photographer Lauren Barnes, illustrating the everyday lives of South Koreans over the course of a single year.

    Dates

    From:
    9 Feb 2018to9 Sept 2018
  14. Add Beamish Museum - May Day Celebrations to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Beamish

    Join us in The Pit Village on 6th and 7th for a host of May Day activities! Did you know that May Day was one of the biggest annual celebrations in Edwardian times?

    Dates

    From:
    6 May 2018to7 May 2018
  15. Add Palace Green Library: Everyone's History - 20 years of the Portable Antiquities Scheme and the Treasure Act to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Antique Fairs

    Durham


    This exhibition celebrates 20 years of the Portable Antiquities Scheme and the Treasure Act and also the archaeology that is discovered everyday by the public.


    20 years ago a unique programme began, its aim was to record archaeological artefacts...

    Dates

    From:
    8 Nov 2017to28 May 2018Various Opening Times
  16. Add The Bowes Museum – Streatlam Castle: Rediscover the Home of John and Joséphine Bowes to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Barnard Castle

    This exhibition will show how Streatlam looked in its heyday, bringing to life the style in which John Bowes, one of the richest men in England, lived.

    Venue

    The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

    Dates

    From:
    25 Nov 2017to11 Mar 2018
  17. Add Durham Market History Tours to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Shopping Event

    Durham

    Why not join the free monthly tours of the Market Hall? These give visitors the chance to delve into the past of building to discover not only more than 160 years’ history as home to the City’s markets but also its past as the site of a palace...

    Dates

    From:
    14 Dec 2017Open 10:30 - 10:30
  18. Add Come Fly With Me: Travel Tales of an Assistant Curator to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Talks

    Barnard Castle

    Join Bernadette Petti as she shares her stories of journeys to exhibitions, museums and collections around Europe in the pursuit of artist research.

    Venue

    The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

    Dates

    From:
    7 Mar 2018Open 14:30 - 14:30
  19. Add Beamish Museum - Easter Fun at Beamish to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Easter

    Beamish

    Enjoy a cracking day out at Beamish this Easter with lots of egg-citing activities happening at the museum.

    Dates

    From:
    30 Mar 2018to2 Apr 2018Various Opening Times
  20. Add Durham Castle: Family Fun Tour to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Family Fun

    Durham City

    Enjoy a family-focused tour around Durham Castle, with activities for children throughout the tour.  Explore what it was like to live and work in Durham Castle in the past and find out more about some of the characters that have made Durham Castle...

    Venue

    Durham Castle Tours, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    21 Feb 2018Open 14:15 - 14:15