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  1. Add Bowlees Visitor Centre to Gibsons Cave -- Bowlees Visitor Centre currently closed but car park is open to your Itinerary

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    Bowlees Visitor Centre to Gibsons Cave -- Bowlees Visitor Centre currently closed but car park is open

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    Walking Routes

    Newbiggin

    Centuries ago Viking invaders and settlers left their mark in the local dialect words of the Durham Dales.   The Old Norse word “foss” referred to a waterfall and still it echoes down the ages in the modern word “force”.   Close to Bowlees Visitor…

  2. Add Low Force Waterfall to your Itinerary

    Low Force Waterfall

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    Natural Feature

    Near Middleton-in Teesdale, Barnard Castle

    Low Force waterfall is part of the River Tees in beautiful Upper Teesdale. It is easily accessible from Bowlees Visitor Centre.

  3. Add Bowlees Picnic Area to your Itinerary

    Bowlees Picnic Area

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    Picnic Site

    Newbiggin

    The picnic area is in a sheltered side valley of Teesdale. There are 4 waterfalls in the site and more falls alongside a footpath to Gibson's Cave.

  4. Add Bowlees Visitor Centre -  CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE to your Itinerary

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    Bowlees Visitor Centre - CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

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    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    Newbiggin

    Situated amidst stunning woodland, near to Low and High Force waterfalls and surrounded by rolling fields that boast some of the best hay meadows in England, Bowlees Visitor Centre has all you need to make your visit to the North Pennines Area of…

    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 2019TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

less than 5 miles

more than 5 miles

  1. Add Durham Heritage Coast to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 200 reviews200 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.

  2. Add Barnard Castle to your Itinerary

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    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
  3. Add Elvet Methodist Church to your Itinerary

    Elvet Methodist Church

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    Church / Chapel

    Durham

    Elvet Methodist Church is situated in Old Elvet, three minutes walk east of the market place.

  4. Add DLI Collection at Palace Green Library - CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE to your Itinerary

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    DLI Collection at Palace Green Library - CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

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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.

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2019VAQAS
  5. Add The Bowes Museum - SEE OPENING UPDATES BELOW to your Itinerary

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    The Bowes Museum - SEE OPENING UPDATES BELOW

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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.

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2019VAQAS
    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  6. Add Carricks Picnic Area to your Itinerary

    Carricks Picnic Area

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    Type:

    Picnic Site

    Edmundbyers

    Riverside picnic area.

  7. Add National Trust - Gibside to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 720 reviews720 reviews

    National Trust - Gibside

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    Type:

    Garden

    Gateshead

    Discover fine Derwent Valley views, winding paths and refreshing open spaces. Escape along the avenue and around the gardens for miles of tranquil walks and picnic spots or enjoy family fun at Strawberry Castle play area.

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2019TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  8. Add Beamish - The Living Museum of the North - To re-open 23rd July to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 7649 reviews7649 reviews

    Beamish - The Living Museum of the North - To re-open 23rd July

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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.

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2019VAQAS
    • 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
    • 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 - To re-open 23rd July Online (opens in a new window)

  9. Add Hardwick Park to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 437 reviews437 reviews

    Hardwick Park

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    Type:

    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.…

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2019VAQAS
    • Visit England Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2017Quality Assured Visitor Attraction
  10. Add The Auckland Project - Auckland Tower to your Itinerary

    The Auckland Project - Auckland Tower

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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…

  11. Add A family friendly historic break in Durham to your Itinerary

    A family friendly historic break in Durham

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    Type:

    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.

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

    St. Mary The Less Church

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    Type:

    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.

  13. Add Chester-le-Street Riverside Park to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 112 reviews112 reviews

    Chester-le-Street Riverside Park

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    Type:

    Municipal Park

    Chester-le-Street

    Created in the 1930s, Riverside Park has always been popular with visitors. It was redeveloped in the 1990s and now includes artist-designed ornamental gardens, an events arena, play area and a park centre with cafe and toilets.

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
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