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Durham Cathedral

Durham Cathedral

Thought by many to be the finest example of Norman church architecture in England, with the tombs...

Derwent Reservoir - Walks, rides and wildlife

Horse Riding: Derwent Reservoir - Walks, rides and wildlife

Derwent Reservoir is within the North Pennines AONB and, after Kielder, is the second largest...

Hamsterley Forest

Hamsterley Forest

Information point and tearoom, cycle hire and forest drive with children's play area. Four mile...

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  • Where to find Santa in Durham

    Santa at Beamish

    No need to fly all the way to Lapland to meet Father Christmas, you can meet him right here in Durham!

    Check out our quick guide to where you can find him in Durham this year 

  • Festive Fun at Raby Castle

    Raby Castle and deer park

    You’re guaranteed to be filled with festive cheer with a visit to Raby Castle this winter, from breakfast with Father Christmas to festive afternoon teas, Christmas craft workshops and food & gift market. 

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