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  1. Add Ushaw to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 65 reviews65 reviews

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    Type:

    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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  2. Add Palace Green Library: DLI Collection Gallery to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 89 reviews89 reviews

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    Type:

    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
  3. Add The Bowes Museum to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 1327 reviews1327 reviews

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    Type:

    Museum

    Barnard Castle

    An iconic building and Museum set in the vibrant market town of Barnard Castle in the midst of Teesdale, housing outstanding collections of European fine and decorative art.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017Open 10:00 - 17:00

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  4. Add Beamish - The Living Museum of the North to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 5880 reviews5880 reviews

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    Type:

    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
  5. Add Auckland Castle Deer House and Park to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    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
  6. Add Durham Museum and Heritage Centre to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 86 reviews86 reviews

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    Type:

    Museum

    Durham City

    Local history museum housed in historic church near cathedral. Tells the story of Durham from 10thC to present day using displays, models and artefacts. Brass rubbing and shop.

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  7. Add Killhope to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 212 reviews212 reviews

    Type

    Type:

    Museum

    Cowshill

    Quality Assured Visitor Attraction, Park Level Mine, is a real adventure. Be a washerboy, find minerals. Woodland walks, Exhibitions, Shop and Cafe enhance your day. Killhope offers a grand day out for the whole family.

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    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
  8. Add Durham Mining Museum to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    Spennymoor

    Spennymoor Town Hall has it’s dedicated memorial to the works and lives lost during the mining period across County Durham. Events cover mining in the Northern part of England i.e. County Durham, Northumberland, Cumberland, Westmorland and the...

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017Various Opening Times
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. Add Durham Castle Tours to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 950 reviews950 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
  12. Add Raby Castle to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 481 reviews481 reviews

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    Type:

    Castle / Fort

    Staindrop

    Medieval Raby Castle, home of Lord Barnard's family since 1626, includes a 200 acre deer park, walled gardens, carriage collection, adventure playground, shop and tearoom.

    Dates

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  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 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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  15. Add Ankers House and St Mary & St Cuthbert's Church to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    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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  16. 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
  17. Add World Heritage Site Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 71 reviews71 reviews

    Type

    Type:

    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:
    23 Sept 2017to31 Dec 2017Open 09:30 - 17:00
  18. Add Museum of Archaeology to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 33 reviews33 reviews

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    Type:

    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
  19. Add Derwentcote Steel Furnace to your Itinerary

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 1 reviews1 reviews

    Type

    Type:

    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