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  1. Add Land of Oak & Iron Heritage Centre to your Itinerary

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    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
  2. Add East Durham Heritage and Lifeboat Centre to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 104 reviews104 reviews

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    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    Seaham

    The East Durham Heritage and Lifeboat Centre displays the historic lifeboat The George Elmy and gives and insight into the rich heritage of the area. The Centre welcomes visitors from the local community, the wider UK and many far flung corners of...

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019Various Opening Times
  3. Add Derwentcote Steel Furnace to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 2 reviews2 reviews

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    Industrial Archaeology

    Hamsterley

    Built in the 1720s, Derwentcote is the earliest and most complete steel-making furnace to have survived in Britain.

    Dates

    From:
    2 Jan 2019to29 Mar 2020
  4. Add World Heritage Site Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 103 reviews103 reviews

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    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    Durham City

    A free visitor centre providing an introduction to Durham World Heritage Site and what there is to see and do in and around the site. Ideal for families.

    Dates

    From:
    5 Feb 2018to31 Dec 2019Open 09:30 - 17:00
  5. Add Brancepeth Castle to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 2 reviews2 reviews

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    Castle / Fort

    Durham

    Brancepeth is one of the oldest castles in the North East. The building today is a combination of the Nevilles' medieval stronghold and the grand country house created for the wealthy Russell family in Regency times. In 2019 the castle will be open...

    Dates

    From:
    20 Apr 2019to27 Nov 2019

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  6. Add Escomb Saxon Church to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 80 reviews80 reviews

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    Church / Chapel

    Bishop Auckland

    One of England's finest Saxon churches, Escomb dates to the 7thC and contains a Roman arch and stonework. If locked keys available from 28 Saxon Green (daily 9-6 during summer and 9-4 during winter).

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 May 2019Open 09:00 - 16:00
    From:
    1 June 2019to30 Sept 2019Open 09:00 - 18:00
  7. Add Ankers House and St Mary & St Cuthbert's Church to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 26 reviews26 reviews

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    Church / Chapel

    Chester-le-Street

    The cathedral church and shrine of St Cuthbert from AD883 to 995 with attached anchorage containing displays on Roman, Saxon and medieval times.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019
  8. Add Weardale Museum and High House Chapel to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 30 reviews30 reviews

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    Museum

    Ireshopeburn

    Small but fascinating volunteer run folk museum with an amazing collection including the beautiful Weardale Tapestry and the historic and High House Chapel. New display commemorating the lives of Weardale Soldiers who fought in the Great War.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019
  9. Add Killhope to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 244 reviews244 reviews

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    Museum

    Cowshill

    Refurbished in 2016, Killhope is a multi award winning Victorian lead mining museum offering a great day out for the family. Guided mine tours, working water wheel, original machinery, exhibitions, workshops, family events, performances, stunning...

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2019to3 Nov 2019Open 10:30 - 17:00

    Awards

    • Green Awards Green Tourism Business Scheme - Gold 2017Green Tourism Business Scheme - Gold
    • Visit England Code of Practice 2017
    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
    • Visit England Visitengland Hidden Gem 2016Visitengland Hidden Gem
  10. Add Bowes Castle to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 49 reviews49 reviews

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    Castle / Fort

    Barnard Castle

    The massive ruins of Henry II's 12thC tower keep, set within the earthworks of a Roman fort guarding the strategic Stainmore Pass over the Pennines.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019
  11. Add DLI Collection at Sevenhills to your Itinerary

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    Military

    Spennymoor

    The Durham Light Infantry Collection has moved to Sevenhills at Spennymoor. Items from the collection are available to view preferably by prior appointment, there is also a dedicated research and study area. The DLI medal collection is available to...

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019Various Opening Times
  12. Add The Auckland Project to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 326 reviews326 reviews

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    Castle / Fort

    Bishop Auckland

    The Auckland Project is a visitor destination located in the market town of Bishop Auckland, home to the mighty Prince Bishops of Durham. Opening over the next two years, The Auckland Project will be a place that captures the imagination. Centred in...

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  13. Add DLI Collection at Palace Green Library to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 110 reviews110 reviews

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    Museum

    Durham City

    Explore the history of the Durham Light Infantry enjoying items from the collection with audio, displays and access to the medal collection on demand in the Barker Research Library.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019Open 10:00 - 17:00
  14. Add Palace Green Library to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 110 reviews110 reviews

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    Museum

    Durham

    Palace Green Library, in the heart of Durham city, holds Durham University's special collections. Our galleries are open to all and display treasures spanning millennia and the globe.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2019Open 09:00 - 17:00
  15. Add Auckland Castle Deer House and Park to your Itinerary

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    Historic Site

    Bishop Auckland

    Auckland Castle commands a prominent position overlooking the River Wear, surrounded by formal gardens and 200 acres of idyllic parkland. The highlight is a Deer House built in 1760 in Gothic Revival style constructed as a folly to provide shelter.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2018to31 Dec 2019
  16. Add Binchester Roman Fort to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 88 reviews88 reviews

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    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
  17. Add Locomotion to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 1012 reviews1012 reviews

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    Museum

    Shildon

    At Locomotion you can see highlights of the national collection of railway vehicles in the world’s first railway town.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2019to1 Nov 2019Open 10:00 - 17:00
    From:
    4 Nov 2019to31 Mar 2020Open 10:00 - 16:00

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous North East England Tourism Awards - Tourism Event of the Year - Bronze 2014North East England Tourism Awards - Tourism Event of the Year - Bronze
    • Visit England Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2017Quality Assured Visitor Attraction
    • Regional and Miscellaneous Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence 2018Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence