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  1. Add DLI Collection at Palace Green Library to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 107 reviews107 reviews

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    Type:

    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
  2. Add Locomotion to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 990 reviews990 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.

    The town of Shildon has had an exciting story to tell since the earliest days of the rail industry, making it the perfect place...

    Dates

    From:
    4 Nov 2018to28 Feb 2019Open 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 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  3. 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.

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  4. Add Bowlees Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 229 reviews229 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
  5. Add The Witham to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Arts Centre

    Barnard Castle

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

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2018
  6. Add Auckland Tower to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    Bishop Auckland

    Your visit to The Auckland Project begins at Auckland Tower, where you can find all the information you need to explore the castle, grounds and local area. Here you will buy entry tickets, collect guidebooks and maps, get directions, and learn about...

    Dates

    From:
    20 Oct 2018to31 Dec 2018
  7. Add Durham Town Hall to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    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

    Book Durham Town Hall Online (opens in a new window)

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

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    Type:

    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    Blaydon-on-Tyne

    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:
    24 Sept 2018to31 Dec 2018Various Opening Times
  9. Add Palace Green Library to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 107 reviews107 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 2018Open 09:00 - 17:00
  10. Add Durham University Oriental Museum to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 306 reviews306 reviews

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    Museum

    Durham City

    Explore Ancient Egypt and Western Asia, the Himalayas, China, Japan, Korea and Southeast Asia all in one museum.  The Oriental Museum is devoted to the art and archaeology of the great cultures of North Africa and 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
  11. Add Open Treasure at Durham Cathedral to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 6005 reviews6005 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 2018to31 Dec 2018
  12. 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
  13. Add Beamish - The Living Museum of the North to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 6800 reviews6800 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:
    29 Oct 2018to5 Apr 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
    From:
    24 Mar 2019to28 Oct 2019Open 10:00 - 17:00

    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
    • Regional and Miscellaneous North East Tourism Awards Large Visitor Attraction of the Year Award – Gold 2017 2018North East Tourism Awards Large Visitor Attraction of the Year Award – Gold 2017

    Indicative Availability

    Book Beamish - The Living Museum of the North Online (opens in a new window)

  14. Add Durham Museum and Heritage Centre to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 96 reviews96 reviews

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    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.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2018
  15. Add Killhope (CLOSED UNTIL 2 APRIL) to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 241 reviews241 reviews

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    Type:

    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 2019to28 Oct 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
  16. Add The Bowes Museum to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 1496 reviews1496 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
  17. Add World Heritage Site Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 99 reviews99 reviews

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    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 2018to31 Dec 2018Open 09:30 - 17:00