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  1. 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
  2. Add Beamish Ice Skating to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    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
  3. Add Palace Green Library Exhibition- Hell, Heaven and Hope: A Journey through life and the afterlife with Dante to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Durham City

    The exhibition is brought to life through Durham University’s collections, displayed alongside books and manuscripts from the internationally-renowned collections of Mr Livio Ambrogio, on sow in Durham for the first time.

    Dates

    From:
    2 Dec 2017to18 Mar 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  4. Type

    Type:

    Family Fun

    Durham

    Explore, Discover & Enjoy Durham with Curious About Durham
    Are you curious about Durham? Looking for an unusual and quirky activity which gets you out in the fresh air whatever the weather? Take one of our self-guided walks with a treasure hunt...

    Dates

    From:
    13 Dec 2017to31 Dec 2018Open 09:00 -
  5. Add Hamsterley Forest - The Highway Rat Activity Trail to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Guided Walk

    Hamsterley, Bishop Auckland

    Follow the panels, complete activities and interact with the forest as you head on your journey with The Highway Rat. Aimed at younger children.

    Venue

    Hamsterley Forest, Hamsterley Forest

    Dates

    From:
    12 Jan 2018to25 Nov 2018
  6. Add Durham University Botanic Garden: Signs of Spring 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 Feb 2018to28 Feb 2018Various Opening Times
    From:
    1 Mar 2018to31 Mar 2018Various Opening Times
  7. Low Barns Nature Reserve - Wildlife Watch

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    Type:

    Nature

    Bishop Auckland

    Low Barns Wildlife Watch.

    Dates

    From:
    3 Mar 2018Open 10:00 - 12:00
    From:
    28 Apr 2018Open 10:00 - 12:00
  8. Add Beamish Museum - International Women's Day to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Beamish

    Join us at Beamish to celebrate International Women’s Day, on Wednesday, 8th March and across the following weekend (Saturday, 10th and Sunday, 11th March).

    Dates

    From:
    8 Mar 2018Various Opening Times
  9. Add Durhamn University Oriental Museum: Powerful Pyramids to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Participatory Event

    South Road, Durham

    Find out how the pyramids were built and make your own sandy pyramid, just like the Ancient Egyptians.

    Dates

    From:
    10 Mar 2018Open 13:00 - 15:00
  10. Add Durham University Botanic Garden: Traditional Crafts Weekend to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Demonstration

    South Road, Durham City

    Silversmith Les Howe and his wife Vivienne, an artist and card designer, will demonstrate their skills in the garden.

    Dates

    From:
    10 Mar 2018to11 Mar 2018
    From:
    30 Mar 2018to31 Mar 2018
  11. Add Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve - Mothers Day Ramble to your Itinerary

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    Mother's Day

    Houghton Le Spring

    Mums and their guests are invited to Rainton Meadows to enjoy a stroll around the reserve for Mother’s Day. Book at http:// www.durhamwt.com 

    Dates

    From:
    11 Mar 2018Open 11:00 - 12:15
  12. Add Beamish - Mothering Sunday to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Festival

    Beamish

    Don’t forget! Mother’s Day is on Sunday, 11th March, and what better way to show your mum you care than by bringing her to Beamish? We will be telling the story of Mothering Sunday around the museum, did you know that the celebration of motherhood...

    Dates

    From:
    11 Mar 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
  13. Add Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve - Wildlife Watch to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Family Fun

    Houghton Le Spring

    Wildlife watch at Rainton Meadows. Booking essential. £1 per child 

    Dates

    From:
    17 Mar 2018Open 10:30 - 10:30
    From:
    21 Apr 2018Open 10:30 - 10:30
  14. Add Durham University Oriental Museum: Crazy Cartoons to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Participatory Event

    South Road, Durham

    Learn all about the Japanese art of magna and create your own manga character.

    Dates

    From:
    17 Mar 2018Open 13:00 - 15:00
  15. Type

    Type:

    Participatory Event

    We look forward to celebrating English Tourism Week with the exciting events taking place throughout Durham.  Events TBC

    Dates

    From:
    17 Mar 2018to25 Mar 2018
  16. Add Houghall Lambing Sunday Event to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Family Fun

    Houghall, Shincliffe

    Come and see the new born lambs at East Durham College's Houghall Campus, in Durham. Plus... visit our cows & calves, pigs & piglets, look round our brand new small animal care centre and see our snakes, lizards, tortoises and small mammals; and...

    Dates

    From:
    18 Mar 2018Open 11:00 - 03:00
  17. Add Durham Oriental Museum: Beautiful Books to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Participatory Event

    South Road, Durham

    Take inspiration from books and manuscripts in the galleries and create your own special book to record your adventures in.

    Dates

    From:
    24 Mar 2018to25 Mar 2018Open 13:00 - 15:00
  18. Add Great War Festival of Transport - Pedal Power to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Beamish

    Join us for our brand new event – Pedal Power! The whole museum will come alive with amazing inventions, contraptions and vehicles – all powered by pedal power!

    Dates

    From:
    24 Mar 2018to25 Mar 2018
  19. Add Durham University Oriental Museum: Accessible Touch Tour to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Historical

    South Road, Durham City

    Visitors with visual impairments and their families are invited to join this special touch tour.  With the help of our expert curators, visitors will be able to handle objects from the museum's collections from West Asia including Syria, Iraq and...

    Dates

    From:
    24 Mar 2018Open 14:00 - 16:00
  20. Add Durhamn University Oriental Museum: Fantastic Fans to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Participatory Event

    South Road, Durham

    Explore our new exhibition all about South Korean Culture, learn to count in Korean and make a Korean fan to take home.

    Dates

    From:
    24 Mar 2018Open 13:00 - 15:00