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  1. Add A couple's luxury escape to the countryside to your Itinerary

    A couple's luxury escape to the countryside

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    Driving Route

    Experience the true treasures of Teesdale as you criss-cross the stunning river valley vistas that meander around the River Tees.

  2. Add The Witham to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 107 reviews107 reviews

    The Witham

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    Arts Centre

    Barnard Castle

    The Witham is a community venue for theatre, music, art and social events, facilities range from the architecturally award-winning café bar to a fully-renovated Victorian music hall.

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2019TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  3. Add Egglestone Abbey to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 272 reviews272 reviews

    Egglestone Abbey

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    Abbey / Priory

    Barnard Castle

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

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  4. Add St Mary's Barnard Castle with Whorlton to your Itinerary

    St Mary's Barnard Castle with Whorlton

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    Church / Chapel

    Barnard Castle

    St. Mary's Barnard Castle with Whorlton is a place of Peace, Worship and Spirituality situated in the Heart of Teesdale.

  5. Add Barnard Castle to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 718 reviews718 reviews

    Barnard Castle

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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.

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  6. Add The Bowes Museum to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 1677 reviews1677 reviews

    The Bowes Museum

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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.

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2019VAQAS
    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

less than 5 miles

  1. Add Bowes Castle to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 52 reviews52 reviews

    Bowes Castle

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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.

  2. Add Wetheriggs Animal Rescue at Thorpe Farm Centre to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 55 reviews55 reviews

    Wetheriggs Animal Rescue at Thorpe Farm Centre

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    Farm

    Greta Bridge

    Come and visit Wetheriggs - Wetheriggs Animal Rescue is a small family run animal rescue centre at Thorpe Farm Caravan Park located on the border of County Durham and North Yorkshire.

  3. Add Raby Castle to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 781 reviews781 reviews

    Raby Castle

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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, Stables Cafe and Shop.

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2019VAQAS
    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  4. Add Castles and Cascades to your Itinerary

    Castles and Cascades

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    Driving Route

    Durham is home to some of the country’s most historic castles, iconic abbeys and landmarks. Take a step back in time with this tailor-made itinerary, discovering the dramatic castles and cascading landscapes across the county.

more than 5 miles

  1. Add Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve and Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 102 reviews102 reviews

    Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve and Visitor Centre

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    Nature Reserve

    Chilton Moor, Houghton le Spring

    Rainton Meadows was created by the restoration of the Rye Hill Opencast coal mine in 1996 by UK Coal in partnership with Durham Wildlife Trust and the City of Sunderland.

  2. Add St. Mary The Less Church to your Itinerary

    St. Mary The Less Church

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    Church / Chapel

    Durham City

    The Chapel for St John's College, serving part of the small parishes of the Peninsula. Largely rebuilt in 1847, the church incorporates good examples of 17th century woodwork and a rare 13th century sculpture.

  3. Add Durham Heritage Coast to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 199 reviews199 reviews

    Durham Heritage Coast

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    Beach

    Seaham

    Experience the colourful and dramatic landscape of Durham’s Heritage Coast with its beaches, rugged cliffs and magnificent flora and fauna.

  4. Add Prince Bishop River Cruiser and Browns Rowing Boats to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 168 reviews168 reviews

    Prince Bishop River Cruiser and Browns Rowing Boats

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    Boat Trip

    Durham City

    The Prince Bishop River Cruiser offers cruises with spectacular views of historic Durham City, Cathedral, Castle and Bridges and evening cruises with a difference twelve months of the year.

    One hour cruises offering the best views of the…

  5. Add North Road Methodist Church to your Itinerary

    North Road Methodist Church

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    Church / Chapel

    Durham

    Grade 2 listed Bethel chapel, which is now a Methodist Church dates back to 1853.

  6. Add World Heritage Site Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 118 reviews118 reviews

    World Heritage Site Visitor Centre

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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.

  7. Add Killhope to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 259 reviews259 reviews

    Killhope

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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…

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2019VAQAS
    • Green Awards Green Tourism Business Scheme - Gold 2017Green Tourism Business Scheme - Gold
    • Visit England Code of Practice 2017
    • Visit England Visitengland Hidden Gem 2016Visitengland Hidden Gem
  8. Add Flight Sim Centre to your Itinerary

    Flight Sim Centre

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    Type:

    Laserium/Audio Visual/Virtual Reality

    Brunswick, Newcastle-upon-Tyne

    We offer a full size Boeing 737 airliner an F-35 fighter jet and a Spitfire to fly.

Haven't found what you are looking for? Then please call the Visitor Contact Centre 03000 26 26 26 for further details.

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