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  1. Add Killhope to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 239 reviews239 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:
    30 Mar 2018to28 Oct 2018Open 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
  2. Add The Bowes Museum to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 1484 reviews1484 reviews

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    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 2018to31 Dec 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  3. Add Escomb Saxon Church to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 76 reviews76 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).

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  4. Add Hardwick Park to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 378 reviews378 reviews

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    Parkland / Woodland Garden

    Sedgefield

    This VisitEngland accredited attraction is an 18th Century parkland featuring beautiful views, rich heritage, archaeological remains and ecological diversity - a remarkable place to visit. The park is open daily with events held throughout the year....

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2018Open 07:00 - 18:00

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
    • Visit England Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2017Quality Assured Visitor Attraction
  5. Add DLI Collection at Palace Green Library to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 105 reviews105 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:
    11 Mar 2018to31 Dec 2018Various Opening Times
  6. Add Museum of Archaeology to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 36 reviews36 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 2018to31 Dec 2019Various Opening Times
  7. Add Egglestone Abbey to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 198 reviews198 reviews

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    Abbey / Priory

    Barnard Castle

    Charming ruins of Premonstratensian Abbey and picnic area in a picturesque location on the River Tees.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2018to31 Mar 2019Open 10:00 - 18:00

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  8. Add Durham Mining Museum to your Itinerary

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    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 2018to31 Dec 2018Various Opening Times
  9. Add Finchale Priory to your Itinerary

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    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 2018to29 Mar 2019Open 10:00 - 17:00

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Travellers Choice 2016TripAdvisor Travellers Choice
  10. Add Bowes Castle to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 42 reviews42 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 2018to31 Dec 2018
  11. Add Barnard Castle to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 650 reviews650 reviews

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    Castle / Fort

    Barnard Castle

    A spectacular fortress set on a high rock above the market town, Barnard Castle takes you back to the 12th century. Spot Richard III’s boar emblem carving, enjoy the sensory garden and stunning views of this riverside location.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Nov 2018to31 Mar 2019Various Opening Times

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  12. Add Binchester Roman Fort to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 84 reviews84 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 Oct 2018to31 Oct 2018Open 11:00 - 16:30
  13. Add Durham Town Hall to your Itinerary

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    Historic Site

    Durham City

    Situated centrally within Durham City, the historic and wonderfully atmospheric Town Hall is ideal for hosting wedding receptions, dances, corporate events and conferences, team meetings, craft fairs, concerts, society dinners and much more.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2018Various Opening Times

    Indicative Availability

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  14. Add Weardale Railway to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 460 reviews460 reviews

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    Railway

    Stanhope

    The Weardale Railway follows the path of the River Wear and passes through the spectacular scenery of Weardale. With historic connections to the Stockton & Darlington Railway, it was once a vital link to the industrial heart of Teesside.

    Dates

    From:
    25 Mar 2018to31 Oct 2018
  15. Add Raby Castle to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 628 reviews628 reviews

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    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

    From:
    24 Mar 2018to4 Nov 2018
    From:
    24 Mar 2019

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  16. Add The Auckland Project to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 314 reviews314 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 2019.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2018

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  17. Add Durham University Oriental Museum to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 301 reviews301 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 2018to21 Dec 2018Various 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
  18. Add Ankers House and St Mary & St Cuthbert's Church to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 22 reviews22 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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