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less than 2 miles

  1. Add The Bowes Museum to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 1590 reviews1590 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.

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2019VAQAS
    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  2. Add Egglestone Abbey to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 255 reviews255 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.

    Awards

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

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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.

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

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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.

  5. 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.

less than 5 miles

  1. Add Bowes Castle to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 50 reviews50 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.

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

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 53 reviews53 reviews

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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.

more than 5 miles

  1. Add Horden Colliery Heritage Centre to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Museum

    Horden

    Heritage Centre with themed rooms. Mining Museum going back 100 years with 350 archives, photographs of Horden, lots of history, 1940s rooms.

  2. Add Hamsterley Forest to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 343 reviews343 reviews

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    Forest

    Redford, Hamsterley Forest

    Information point and tearoom, cycle hire and forest drive with children's play area. Four mile forest drive runs through the forest giving access to picnic sites along the way.

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2019VAQAS
    • Visit England Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2017Quality Assured Visitor Attraction
    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  3. Add Ushaw to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 116 reviews116 reviews

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    Historic House / Palace

    Durham

    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…

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2019VAQAS

    Indicative Availability

    Book Ushaw Online (opens in a new window)

  4. Add Durham University Botanic Garden to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 364 reviews364 reviews

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    Botanic Garden

    Durham City

    Set in countryside and mature woodland. Plant collections from North America, Himalayas and China, glasshouse rainforest and desert plants. Six Colin Wilbourne sculptures in landscaped garden.

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2019VAQAS
    • Green Awards Green Tourism Business Scheme - Silver 2015Green Tourism Business Scheme - Silver
    • Visit England Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2017Quality Assured Visitor Attraction
    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  5. Add A family friendly historic break in Durham to your Itinerary

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    Driving Route

    Looking for a historic break full of fun, facts and fantasy with the kids? Look no further than a family-friendly historic break in Durham.

  6. Add Carricks Picnic Area to your Itinerary

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    Picnic Site

    Edmundbyers

    Riverside picnic area.

  7. Add The Auckland Project to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 330 reviews330 reviews

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    Castle / Fort

    Bishop Auckland

    The Auckland Project is a visitor destination located in the market town of Bishop Auckland, home to the mighty Prince Bishops of Durham. Opening over the next two years, The Auckland Project will be a place that captures the imagination. Centred in…

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  8. Add World Heritage Site Visitor Centre to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 108 reviews108 reviews

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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.

  9. Add Adventure Valley to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 862 reviews862 reviews

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    Theme Park

    Brasside, Durham

    Discover a world of family adventures at Adventure Valley, the North East’s biggest family adventure park, with over 50 attractions, activities and shows.

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2019VAQAS

    Indicative Availability

    Book Adventure Valley Online (opens in a new window)

  10. Add Waddington Street United Reformed Church to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Church / Chapel

    Durham

    A congregation made up of all sorts of people from Durham and the surrounding area. We meet to worship God, to share fellowship, and to try to live out God's mission in the world.

  11. Add Durham Heritage Coast to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 195 reviews195 reviews

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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.

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