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  1. Add Palace Green Library - Living on the Hills: 10,000 Years of Durham to your Itinerary

    Palace Green Library - Living on the Hills: 10,000 Years of Durham

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Durham City

    This permanent exhibition uses objects from Museum of Archaeology, alongside objects from across Durham University and other regional museums to explore the last 10,000 years of Durham.

    Dates

    From:
    26 July 2014to26 July 2020Various Opening Times
  2. Add Mining Art Gallery: Working The Seam Talks to your Itinerary

    Mining Art Gallery: Working The Seam Talks

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    Type:

    Family Fun

    Market Place, BISHOP AUCKLAND

    These ten-minute talks will look at a specific painting, theme, technique or story based on our collection.  Daily 11:30 & 14:30. Included in entry to Mining Art Gallery/drop-in.


    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to21 Dec 2019Various Opening Times
  3. Add Free Parkrun in Durham to your Itinerary

    Free Parkrun in Durham

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    Type:

    Family Fun

    Peterlee

    Free weekly timed 5k run, jog or walk at Cotsford Field, Horden.  All welcome including children and dogs – doesn’t matter how fast or slow you may be.  Every Saturday 9:00 Sat

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019
  4. Add Durham University Oriental Museum - Homelands: Documenting Centuries of Cham Migration to your Itinerary

    Durham University Oriental Museum - Homelands: Documenting Centuries of Cham Migration

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    South Road, Durham

    This exhibition reveals the outcomes of his work documenting the lives and livelihoods of the Cham diaspora by photographer James Sebrights travels of South China Sea.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Feb 2019to16 Sept 2019
  5. Add Gruffalo Orienteering to your Itinerary

    Gruffalo Orienteering

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    Type:

    Outdoor Adventure Activities

    Redford

    Gruffalo Orienteering - fun family map reading challenge.  Try our fun, navigational challenge at Hamsterley Forest using a simple map to find twelve Gruffalo markers hidden in the deep, dark wood.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Feb 2019to31 Dec 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  6. Curious About Durham

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    Type:

    Family Fun

    Durham

    Have fun discovering Durham with two self-guided, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt. Buy or instantly download & get curious!

    Dates

    From:
    24 Mar 2019to26 Oct 2019Open 10:00 - 18:00
    From:
    27 Oct 2019to31 Dec 2019Open 11:00 - 15:30
  7. Add Norman Cornish - Coming Home: Spennymoor Town Hall to your Itinerary

    Norman Cornish - Coming Home: Spennymoor Town Hall

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    High Street, Spennymoor

    An amazing display of Norman Cornish work infused onto glass with back lighting. Also available within the Town Hall’s Bob Abley Art Gallery is the ‘Durham Miners Gala Exhibition’  by Cornish, complimented by a range of other top regional artists…

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2019to31 Dec 2019Various Opening Times
  8. Add Bands at Beamish! to your Itinerary

    Bands at Beamish!

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    Type:

    Music Event

    Beamish, STANLEY

    Bands at Beamish!

    Dates

    From:
    6 Apr 2019to14 Dec 2019
  9. Add Norman Cornish - A Slice of Life: Mining Art Gallery to your Itinerary

    Norman Cornish - A Slice of Life: Mining Art Gallery

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Market Place, Bishop Auckland

    As part of a countywide celebration, the centenary of Cornish’s birth will be marked by a special exhibition. Co-curated by members of the local community. Residents from Spennymoor to explore Norman’s work & select their favourite paintings.

    Dates

    From:
    6 Apr 2019to5 Jan 2020Open 10:00 - 16:00

    Indicative Availability

    Book Norman Cornish - A Slice of Life: Mining Art Gallery Online (opens in a new window)

  10. Add The Story of the Durham Miners’ Gala Mural: Spennymoor Town Hall to your Itinerary

    The Story of the Durham Miners’ Gala Mural: Spennymoor Town Hall

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Spennymoor

    Celebrating the centenary of Norman Cornish, this exhibition tells the fascinating story of the mural depicting the Durham Miners’ Gala, painted by the artist in 1963.

    Dates

    From:
    6 Apr 2019to23 Feb 2020Various Opening Times
  11. Add Locomotion: First 15 Years to your Itinerary

    Locomotion: First 15 Years

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    Type:

    Family Fun

    Shildon

    It's our 15th birthday this year and we're marking the occasion with a bunch of events and activities to celebrate the past, present and future of our historic site. For updates see  https://www.locomotion.org.uk/ 

    Dates

    From:
    1 May 2019to30 Sept 2019
  12. Add Exhibition: Wild - A Celebration of the Natural History of the British Isles to your Itinerary

    Exhibition: Wild - A Celebration of the Natural History of the British Isles

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Durham City

    From high peaks and valleys to meandering rivers and powerful seas – see how animals have adapted to live and thrive in the varied environments of the British Isles. Free entry.

    Dates

    From:
    18 May 2019to6 Oct 2019
  13. Add Lego®: Building The Bowes Museum to your Itinerary

    Lego®: Building The Bowes Museum

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Barnard Castle

    Everyone of all ages, from children to the young at heart, can see our Museum in a new way – recreate our history and collections in LEGO®! Start with building some of the objects from our collection that tell the story of John and Joséphine.

    Venue

    The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

    Dates

    From:
    25 May 2019to23 Feb 2020
  14. Add Durham University Oriental Museum - In Pursuit of Elegance: Chinese Jades from the Gerard Arnhold Collection to your Itinerary

    Durham University Oriental Museum - In Pursuit of Elegance: Chinese Jades from the Gerard Arnhold Collection

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    South Road, Durham

    An exhibition celebrating the elegance of Ming and Qing dynasty Chinese jades from the Arnhold collection of Chinese art.

    Dates

    From:
    14 June 2019to15 Sept 2019
  15. Add Museum of Archaeology -  Prehistoric Pioneers to your Itinerary

    Museum of Archaeology - Prehistoric Pioneers

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Durham City

    Explore life in ancient Britain, from warfare to rituals, and the way Bronze Age people buried weapons and treasure in hidden hoards. Curated by the Museum and Artefact studies MA students, this exhibition gives a face to prehistoric people.

    Dates

    From:
    14 June 2019to24 Nov 2019
  16. Add Great North Festival of Agriculture at Beamish Museum to your Itinerary

    Great North Festival of Agriculture at Beamish Museum

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    Type:

    Festival

    Beamish

    The Great North Festival of Agriculture is a month-long celebration of the region’s rural heritage. Featuring everything from vehicles and vegetables to harvest celebrations and heritage skills, there’s plenty of fun to be had for all the family.

    Dates

    From:
    29 Aug 2019to22 Sept 2019
  17. Add Terrific Trees: Botanic Garden to your Itinerary

    Terrific Trees: Botanic Garden

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    Type:

    Family Fun

    Durham

    Pick up a leaflet from the Visitor Centre and see what you can discover in the garden.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Sept 2019to30 Sept 2019Open 10:00 - 17:00
  18. Add Agricultural Show at Beamish Museum to your Itinerary

    Agricultural Show at Beamish Museum

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    Type:

    Agricultural Show

    Beamish

    From Thursday, 12th to Sunday, 15th September, we are hosting the annual Agricultural Show, recreating a typical country show from the early 1900s.

    Dates

    From:
    12 Sept 2019to15 Sept 2019
  19. Add Heritage Open Days 2019: Self-Led Children's Trail to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019: Self-Led Children's Trail

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    Type:

    Family Fun

    STOCKTON-ON-TEES

    Come along during Heritage Open Days to pick up our special Georgian themed children's trail from the Gift Shop. Suitable for those of primary school age, the trail is free of charge and includes a themed sticker on completion. 10:00 - 16:00

    Dates

    From:
    13 Sept 2019to22 Sept 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  20. Add Bishop Auckland History and Heritage Festival 2019: Escomb Church to your Itinerary

    Bishop Auckland History and Heritage Festival 2019: Escomb Church

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    Type:

    Local Events

    BISHOP AUCKLAND

    Have a guided tour of this ancient, Anglo-Saxon Church, built in the 7th century, and learn about its history and heritage. This is one of the most ancient Celtic-style churches in the UK, built around 680AD. There is an historical exhibition in the…

    Dates

    From:
    14 Sept 2019to15 Sept 2019Open 13:00 - 17:00