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  1. Hexham Abbey

    Visit Hexham Abbey and step back in time! Take in the peaceful atmosphere, ancient…

  2. Blanchland Abbey

    Set in the County of Northumberland and founded as a premonstratensian priory in 1165.

  3. North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB)

    The North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is one of the most beautiful and…

  1. High Force Waterfall

    High Force is one of the most impressive waterfalls in England. The River Tees has been…

  2. Durham Heritage Coast

    Experience the colourful and dramatic landscape of Durham’s Heritage Coast with its…

  3. Ushaw: Historic House, Chapels and Gardens

    Ushaw is set in the beautiful Durham countryside and houses architectural gems by…

  4. World Heritage Site Visitor Centre - CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

    A free visitor centre providing an introduction to Durham World Heritage Site and what…

  5. Palace Green Library - Closed until further notice due to Covid-19

    Palace Green Library, in the heart of Durham city, holds Durham University's special…

  6. Durham Castle Tours - NO TOURS UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

    Durham Castle is part of the Durham City World Heritage Site. Entrance by guided tour…

  7. Open Treasure at Durham Cathedral -Open Treasure is currently closed due to coronavirus restrictions

    Open Treasure is a new world-class exhibition route which transforms public access to…

  8. Durham Cathedral

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

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