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Beamish - The Living Museum of the North

Beamish - The Living Museum of the North

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

Durham Cathedral

Durham Cathedral

Thought by many to be the finest example of Norman church architecture in England, with the tombs...

The Bowes Museum

The Bowes Museum

An iconic building and Museum set in the vibrant market town of Barnard Castle in the midst of...

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  • Ancient castles and market towns to explore in Durham this Christmas

    Ancient castles and market towns to explore in Durham this Christmas

    From giving the gift of Kynren to your loved ones, to leisurely strolls to enchanted castles against a snowy winter backdrop, Durham’s ancient market towns and historic sites have that perfect festive experience in store for your weekend break or day trip this winter.

  • Excitement builds for Lumiere 2017

    Lumiere Durham

    With just hours to go until Lumiere returns to Durham, we take a nostalgic look back in time at Lumiere highlights of previous years.

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