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  1. Add Weardale Museum and High House Chapel to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 26 reviews26 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.

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  2. Add Durham University Oriental Museum to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 260 reviews260 reviews

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    Museum

    Durham City

    The only museum in northern England dedicated to the art and archaeology of North Africa and Asia from prehistory to the modern day. Explore collections from ancient Egypt, India, China, Japan, Korea and Southeast Asia.

    Dates

    From:
    5 Jan 2017to21 Dec 2017Various Opening Times

    Awards

    • Green Awards Green Tourism Business Scheme - Gold 2015Green Tourism Business Scheme - Gold
    • Visit England Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2017Quality Assured Visitor Attraction
    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
    • Regional and Miscellaneous North East England Small Visitor Attraction of the Year Highly Commended 2015North East England Small Visitor Attraction of the Year Highly Commended
  3. Add Museum of Archaeology to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 33 reviews33 reviews

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    Museum

    Durham City

    Living on the Hills - 10,000 years of Durham. This permanent exhibition uses objects from Museum of Archaeology, alongside objects from across Durham University and other regional museums to explore the last 10,000 years of Durham.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to26 July 2020Various Opening Times
  4. Add Palace Green Library: DLI Collection Gallery to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 89 reviews89 reviews

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    Museum

    Durham City

    Visitors to Durham's UNESCO World Heritage Site can discover the history of the Durham Light Infantry thanks to a new, free gallery.

    Dates

    From:
    11 Mar 2017to31 Dec 2017Various Opening Times
  5. Add Beamish - The Living Museum of the North to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 5887 reviews5887 reviews

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    Museum

    Beamish

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

    Dates

    From:
    30 Oct 2017to23 Mar 2018Various Opening Times

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous North East England Tourism Awards - Large Visitor Attraction of the Year Award – Gold 2016North East England Tourism Awards - Large Visitor Attraction of the Year Award – Gold
    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
    • Visit England Visit England Award for Excellence Bronze 2016Visit England Award for Excellence Bronze
  6. 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 Oct 2017to31 Mar 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
  7. Add The Auckland Project to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 296 reviews296 reviews

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    Castle / Fort

    Bishop Auckland

    Auckland Castle is the former private palace for the Prince Bishops of Durham, dating back 900 years. The Castle is undergoing major restoration work to restore it to its former Georgian Gothic opulence, it will reopen to visitors in spring 2018.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  8. Add Escomb Saxon Church to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 62 reviews62 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 2018to31 May 2018
  9. Add Ushaw to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 65 reviews65 reviews

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    Historic House / Palace

    Esh

    Ushaw is set in the beautiful Durham countryside and houses architectural gems by Augustus Pugin and his followers. This amazing venue offers conference facilities; weddings; exhibitions; events; and a gift shop, a wide range of food and beverages...

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  10. Add Bowlees Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 171 reviews171 reviews

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    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    Newbiggin

    Situated amidst stunning woodland, near to Low and High Force waterfalls and surrounded by rolling fields of hay meadows, Bowlees Visitor Centre has all you need to make your visit to the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty memorable.

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    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous North East England Tourism Awards - Small Visitor Attraction of the Year Award - Gold 2016North East England Tourism Awards - Small Visitor Attraction of the Year Award - Gold
    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  11. Add Ankers House and St Mary & St Cuthbert's Church to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 21 reviews21 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.

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  12. Add Derwentcote Steel Furnace to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 1 reviews1 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 2017to29 Mar 2018
  13. Add Tanfield Railway to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 285 reviews285 reviews

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    Railway

    Tanfield

    Oldest existing railway in the world, opened 1725. Steam-hauled passenger trains, vintage carriages, 61 locomotives and steam-driven vintage workshop. Please see website for datws and operating times.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017
  14. Add Bowes Castle to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 32 reviews32 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 2017to31 Dec 2017
  15. TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 5302 reviews5302 reviews

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    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 2017to31 Dec 2017
  16. Add Finchale Priory to your Itinerary

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    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 2017to29 Mar 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Travellers Choice 2016TripAdvisor Travellers Choice
  17. Add Durham Castle Tours to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 951 reviews951 reviews

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    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 2017to31 Dec 2017

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  18. Add The Witham to your Itinerary

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    Arts Centre

    Barnard Castle

    The Witham is a vibrant arts centre with a gallery, shop, theatre and café.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017
  19. Add Durham Town Hall to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Site

    Durham City

    Heritage building and events venue

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017Various Opening Times