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  1. Add Horden Colliery Heritage Centre to your Itinerary

    Horden Colliery Heritage Centre

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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.

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less than 5 miles

  1. Add Wheatley Hill Heritage Centre to your Itinerary

    Wheatley Hill Heritage Centre

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    Type:

    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    Durham City

    Wheatley Hill Heritage Centre is small building of architectural beauty situated in Wheatley Hill cemetery. It houses a permanent exhibition of colliery village life.

  2. Add East Durham Heritage and Lifeboat Centre to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 111 reviews111 reviews

    East Durham Heritage and Lifeboat Centre

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    Type:

    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    Seaham

    The East Durham Heritage and Lifeboat Centre displays the historic lifeboat The George Elmy and gives and insight into the rich heritage of the area.

  3. Add Seaham Harbour Marina to your Itinerary

    Seaham Harbour Marina

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    Marina

    Seaham

    The multi award-winning Seaham Marina is County Durham's one and only marina. The marina provides facilities for 96 boats and is home to a fantastic selection of local businesses. From cafes serving delicious homemade cakes to physiotherapy and…

  4. 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.

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  1. Add Blackhill and Consett Park to your Itinerary

    Blackhill and Consett Park

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    Type:

    Municipal Park

    Consett

    Blackhill and Consett Park is located in the Blackhill conservation area.

  2. Add Down at the Farm to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 244 reviews244 reviews

    Down at the Farm

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    Type:

    Farm

    Houghton le Spring

    Award winning Farm Adventure Park for the whole family! Come and feed the lambs, hold a fluffy chick, wash Peppa the pig, meet the meerkats, cuddle cute rabbits and chicks, groom Summer the Donkey. Seasonal attractions and rides galore!

  3. Add The Witham to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 106 reviews106 reviews

    The Witham

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    Type:

    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
  4. Add North Road Methodist Church to your Itinerary

    North Road Methodist Church

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    Type:

    Church / Chapel

    Durham

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

  5. Add Tanfield Railway to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 390 reviews390 reviews

    Tanfield Railway

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    Type:

    Railway

    Tanfield

    Oldest existing railway in the world, opened 1725. Steam-hauled passenger trains, vintage carriages, 61 locomotives and steam-driven vintage workshop. Please see website for dates and operating times.

  6. Add Bowes Castle to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 52 reviews52 reviews

    Bowes Castle

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    Type:

    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.

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

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 115 reviews115 reviews

    DLI Collection at Palace Green Library

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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.

    Awards

    • Visit England VAQAS 2019VAQAS
  8. Add St. John's Church to your Itinerary

    St. John's Church

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    Type:

    Church / Chapel

    Durham

    St John’s draws together people of all ages and backgrounds to follow Christ.  

  9. Add The Auckland Project to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 355 reviews355 reviews

    The Auckland Project

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    Type:

    Castle / Fort

    Bishop Auckland

    Journey through a thousand years of history, art, culture and faith at The Auckland Project in Bishop Auckland.

  10. Add Beamish - The Living Museum of the North to your Itinerary

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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 7547 reviews7547 reviews

    Beamish - The Living Museum of the North

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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

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