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  1. Add Hardwick Park - The Gruffalo Trail  to your Itinerary

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    Children/Family events

    There's no such thing as the Gruffalo or is there? Follow the clues and answer the questions in your booklet to discover the animal homes from the story. You may even encounter our 8ft Gruffalo hiding in the woods.

    Venue

    Hardwick Park, Sedgefield

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2017to31 Dec 2017
  2. Add Gruffalo Spotting at Hamsterley Forest to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Family Fun

    Hamsterley, Bishop Auckland

    The wait is over… we’re very excited to invite you to the forest to become a Gruffalo Spotter! Follow clues and search for signs along our new interactive trail — using The Gruffalo Spotter app www.forestry.gov.uk/gruffalo #GruffaloSpotters

    Venue

    Hamsterley Forest, Hamsterley Forest

    Dates

    From:
    24 Feb 2017to31 Dec 2017
  3. Add 125 Years of The Bowes Museum to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Barnard Castle

    This year is the 125th Anniversary of The Bowes Museum opening and we are gearing up to celebrate. Come and join in a variety of fun drop in activities for all the family! Children must be accompanied by an adult, for whom normal admission applies.

    Venue

    The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

    Dates

    From:
    27 Feb 2017to31 Dec 2017
  4. Add Palace Green Library - Between Worlds: Folklore and Fairy Tales from Northern Britain to your Itinerary

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    Exhibition

    Durham City

    Close your eyes and picture a fairy. You might see a pretty little thing with wings, eager to make all your wishes come true. This is the version of fairies that we know today, but there also exists a much older, very different idea of a fairy, that...

    Dates

    From:
    14 Oct 2017to25 Feb 2018Open 09:00 - 17:00
  5. Add Durham University Botanic Garden: Winter Wonderland to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Children/Family events

    South Road, Durham City

    Pick up a leaflet from the Visitor Centre and see what you can discover in the garden (subject to availability).

    Dates

    From:
    1 Nov 2017to31 Jan 2018
  6. Type

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    Family Fun

    Spennymoor

    Dick Whittington and his Pirate Adventure. Various times 

    Dates

    From:
    11 Nov 2017to2 Dec 2017
  7. Add Beamish Ice Skating to your Itinerary

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    Christmas and New Year

    Beamish

    Our real ice rink is the perfect festive experience for all the family! Whether you’re a novice skater or fancy yourself as an Edwardian expert, we would love to see your skills! See website for full details https://www.beamish.org...

    Dates

    From:
    18 Nov 2017to25 Feb 2018
  8. Type

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    Christmas and New Year

    Beamish

    Discover the amazing festive sights, sounds and delicious tastes of Christmas past at Beamish. The celebrations begin on Saturday, 18th November and run right though until Christmas Eve.

    Dates

    From:
    18 Nov 2017to24 Dec 2017
  9. Add Palace Green Library - Hell, Heaven and Hope to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Durham City

    Look around you and the influence of medieval poet Dante Alighier is everywhere. For centuries his work has inspired artists and writers from Botticelli to Dan Brown.

    Dates

    From:
    18 Nov 2017to28 Feb 2018Open 09:00 - 17:00
  10. Add The Gala Pantomime: Robinson Crusoe to your Itinerary

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    Pantomimes

    Durham City

    From the team that brought you the Gala Theatre’s biggest-selling pantomime ever Jack and the Beanstalk comes the swashbuckling tale of Robinson Crusoe.

    Dates

    From:
    23 Nov 2017to6 Jan 2018
  11. Add The Auckland Project Christmas Craft Workshops: Needle Felted Gnomes to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Christmas and New Year

    Bishop Auckland

    Get creative this Christmas and make a special decoration for your home or a handmade gift for your friends in our fun and informal workshops, led by professional craftspeople.

    Venue

    The Auckland Project, Bishop Auckland

    Dates

    From:
    23 Nov 2017Open 10:00 - 16:00
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    Fete / Fair

    Durham

    75 craft stalls and delicious home-cooked food. Under 14s free with paying adult.

    Dates

    From:
    24 Nov 2017to26 Nov 2017Various Opening Times
  13. Add Bowlees Visitor Centre - Christmas Craft and Producers Fair to your Itinerary

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    Crafts

    Newbiggin

    A chance for you to meet some of our talented local artists, crafts people and producers and choose some really special Christmas gifts.

    Dates

    From:
    25 Nov 2017to26 Nov 2017Various Opening Times
  14. Add The Auckland Project - Christmas Craft Workshop: Raku Christmas Decorations to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Christmas and New Year

    Bishop Auckland

    Get creative this Christmas and make a special decoration for your home or a handmade gift for your friends in our fun and informal workshops, led by professional craftspeople. Raku Christmas Decorations with Diana Nichols.

    Venue

    The Auckland Project, Bishop Auckland

    Dates

    From:
    25 Nov 2017Open 10:00 - 16:00
  15. Add Palace Green Library: Fabulous Fairy Doors to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Crafts

    Durham

    Fabulous Fairy Doors - Make your own 3D Fairy Door for the fairies to get through!

    Dates

    From:
    25 Nov 2017to26 Nov 2017Open 13:00 - 15:00
  16. Add Durham University Oriental Museum: Go Go Go! to your Itinerary

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    Children/Family events

    South Road, Durham City

    Enjoy an afternoon learning to play the ancient Chinese game of Go. We have teamed up with Durham Go Club for a special afternoon of board game fun. With expert tutors, learn how to play the ancient Chinese game of Go, and pick up a free Go set to...

    Dates

    From:
    25 Nov 2017Open 13:00 - 16:00
  17. Add Tanfield Railway - North Pole Express to your Itinerary

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    Christmas and New Year

    Tanfield, Gateshead

    The Tanfield Railway offers an unforgettable Christmas experience aboard the North Pole Express on a four mile return steam train ride through stunning winter countryside to see Santa Claus in his magical grotto.

    Venue

    Tanfield Railway, Tanfield

    Dates

    From:
    25 Nov 2017to24 Dec 2017
  18. Add Durham City Light Switch On to your Itinerary

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    Show / Display

    Durham City

    Annual Traditional Christmas Light Switch On. More details to follow.

    Dates

    From:
    26 Nov 2017Open 16:45 - 16:45
  19. Add Durham City's Traditional Christmas Festival to your Itinerary

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    Festival

    Durham City

    Durham City’s Traditional Christmas Festival returns again this year. Based around the Cathedral and Castle, as well as other city centre locations, it provides excellent Christmas shopping opportunities.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Dec 2017to3 Dec 2017Various Opening Times
  20. Add Christmas Light Switch On - Seaham to your Itinerary

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    Christmas and New Year

    Seaham

    Christmas lights will be on display with a stunning event to switch them on. Starting at Terrace Green trees, along to Byron Place trees to be switched off and finishing with Church Street Trees.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Dec 2017Open 17:30 - 19:30