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  1. Add Durham University Botanic Garden to your Itinerary

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    Durham University Botanic Garden

    Type

    Type:

    Botanic Garden

    Durham City

    Set in countryside and mature woodland. Plant collections from North America, Himalayas and China, glasshouse rainforest and desert plants. Six Colin Wilbourne sculptures in landscaped garden.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Mar 2020to31 Oct 2020Open 10:00 - 17:00

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2019VAQAS
    • Green Awards Green Tourism Business Scheme - Silver 2015Green Tourism Business Scheme - Silver
    • Visit England Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2017Quality Assured Visitor Attraction
    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  2. Add Finchale Priory to your Itinerary

    Finchale Priory

    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 2019to29 Mar 2020Open 10:00 - 17:00

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Travellers Choice 2016TripAdvisor Travellers Choice
  3. Add Prince Bishop River Cruiser to your Itinerary

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    Prince Bishop River Cruiser

    Type

    Type:

    Boat Trip

    Durham City

    The Prince Bishop River Cruiser offers cruises with spectacular views of historic Durham City, Cathedral, Castle and Bridges.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019
  4. Add Hidden Heritage - Durham Cathedral to St Laurence Church to your Itinerary

    Hidden Heritage - Durham Cathedral to St Laurence Church

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route

    Durham City

    A terrific walk / cycle route from Durham Cathedral to St Laurence Church, Pittington.

  5. Add Prince Bishop River Cruiser and Browns Rowing Boats to your Itinerary

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    Prince Bishop River Cruiser and Browns Rowing Boats

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    Type:

    Boat Trip

    Durham City

    The Prince Bishop River Cruiser offers cruises with spectacular views of historic Durham City, Cathedral, Castle and Bridges and evening cruises with a difference twelve months of the year.

    One hour cruises offering the best views of the…

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2020to31 Oct 2020
  6. Add Durham Cathedral to your Itinerary

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    Durham Cathedral

    Type

    Type:

    Cathedral / Minister

    Durham City

    Thought by many to be the finest example of Norman church architecture in England, with the tombs of St Cuthbert and The Venerable Bede. Please check opening times before travelling.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019Various Opening Times
    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019Various Opening Times

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  7. Add Brancepeth Castle Golf Club to your Itinerary

    Brancepeth Castle Golf Club

    Type

    Type:

    Golf Course

    Durham

    Brancepeth Castle Golf is a first class parkland course designed by Harry S Colt around the ancient castle and providing a challenge to players of all abilities.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2019Open 09:30 - 17:00
  8. Add Open Treasure at Durham Cathedral to your Itinerary

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    Open Treasure at Durham Cathedral

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    Type:

    Cathedral / Minister

    Durham City

    Open Treasure is a new world-class exhibition route which transforms public access to some of Durham Cathedral’s most spectacular spaces, including the fourteenth-century Monks’ Dormitory and the monastic Great Kitchen.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019
  9. Add Elvet Methodist Church to your Itinerary

    Elvet Methodist Church

    Type

    Type:

    Church / Chapel

    Durham

    Elvet Methodist Church is situated in Old Elvet, three minutes walk east of the market place.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019Various Opening Times
  10. Add Pace Health Club to your Itinerary

    Pace Health Club

    Type

    Type:

    Spa and Relaxation

    Durham City

    Located in the heart of Durham city centre, we aim to help you reach your goals in a modern and friendly environment.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019Various Opening Times
  11. Add Durham City North Walk to your Itinerary

    Durham City North Walk

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route

    Durham

    This riverside and farmland walk is 7.4 kilometres (4.5 miles) in length and will take up to 3 hours. The route follows surfaced paths or roads and can be undertaken without walking boots at all times of the year.

  12. Add Cocken Lodge Golf Course and Golf Driving Range to your Itinerary

    Cocken Lodge Golf Course and Golf Driving Range

    Type

    Type:

    Golf Course

    Durham City

    Nine hole, par 29 golf course, built to USGA specifications. Pay and play, no membership required.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019
  13. Add Shincliffe Walks - Walk 2 The Waggonway Walk to your Itinerary

    Shincliffe Walks - Walk 2 The Waggonway Walk

    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.

  14. Add Witton Dene Local Nature Reserve Walk to your Itinerary

    Witton Dene Local Nature Reserve Walk

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Route

    Durham

    Witton Dene Local Nature Reserve is a Local Wildlife Site of Ancient Woodland suitable for walkers and wheelchair users in parts. Witton Dene is a steep-sided wooded dene close to the village of Witton Gilbert. It is an oasis for wildlife .

  15. Add Whittard of Chelsea to your Itinerary

    Whittard of Chelsea

    Type

    Type:

    Speciality Shop

    Durham

    Whittard of Chelsea is one of Britain’s most beloved hot drinks brands. We’ve spent over 130 years sourcing the very best tea, coffee and cocoa, so every customer can savour the adventure of a truly excellent cuppa.

    Unmistakably British with a…

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019Various Opening Times
  16. Add Circular Walk Around River Wear South of Durham City to your Itinerary

    Circular Walk Around River Wear South of Durham City

    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.

  17. Add St. John's Church to your Itinerary

    St. John's Church

    Type

    Type:

    Church / Chapel

    Durham

    St John’s draws together people of all ages and backgrounds to follow Christ.  

  18. Add Durham Castle Tours to your Itinerary

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    Durham Castle Tours

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    Type:

    Castle / Fort

    Durham City

    Durham Castle is part of the Durham City World Heritage Site. Entrance by guided tour only. Opening can vary - All enquiries re guided tours should be directed Palace Green Library. Telephone 0191 334 2932 or castle.tours@durham.ac.uk.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2019VAQAS

    Indicative Availability

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  19. Add Around Durham City Tours to your Itinerary

    Around Durham City Tours

    Type

    Type:

    City Tours

    Durham City

    Enjoy the unforgettable highlights of the City of Durham by taking part in a daily guided walking tour. Around Durham City tours meet up in the centre of Durham and guide you through the city's fascinating medieval streets.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019
  20. Add Bertie's Play Barn to your Itinerary

    Bertie's Play Barn

    Type

    Type:

    Family Activity Centre

    Durham City

    A bigger and better stay and play for winter, a real adventure for growing minds! Children 0 - 8 can enjoy interactive play & games, experience fun and learn through role-playing in our interactive village.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019Various Opening Times