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  1. Add Fire & Ice InDurham to your Itinerary

    Fire & Ice InDurham

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    Festival

    Durham City

    Travel Through Time as Fire & Ice InDurham returns to transform Durham City on Friday 21 and Saturday 22 February 2020 with its famous flame lit ice sculpture trail.

    Dates

    From:
    21 Feb 2020to22 Feb 2020Open 10:00 - 18:15

Ongoing Events

  1. Add February Half Term: Beamish Museum to your Itinerary

    February Half Term: Beamish Museum

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    Family Fun

    Beamish, Stanley

    There’ll be something for all the family during Beamish Museum’s fantastic February Half Term!

    During this event we’ll be exploring childhood and toys, as well as celebrating the museum’s 50th anniversary. Enjoy birthday parties in each of our…

    Dates

    From:
    15 Feb 2020to23 Feb 2020
  2. Add Gorgeous Glass: Oriental Museum to your Itinerary

    Gorgeous Glass: Oriental Museum

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    Type:

    Participatory Event

    South Road, Durham

    Decorate a glass jar with your favourite colours. 13:00 - 15:00

    Dates

    From:
    15 Feb 2020Open 13:00 - 15:00
  3. Add The Auckland Project: February Half Term Activities to your Itinerary

    The Auckland Project: February Half Term Activities

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    Family Fun

    Bishop Auckland

    On your half-term visit to Auckland Castle, make sure you pick up one of our new sketching packs. Filled with all kinds of creative tools, the packs will help you to create your own work of art, inspired by the people, the treasure and the stories…

    Dates

    From:
    15 Feb 2020to23 Feb 2020
  4. Add Wagging Dogs'  Tails: Durham University Palace Green Library to your Itinerary

    Wagging Dogs' Tails: Durham University Palace Green Library

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    Participatory Event

    Durham

    In many of Norman Cornish's sketches, we see friendly dogs next to their owners feet.  If you look closely, it almost seems as if the dog's tail might just wag! Construct your own dog today complete with a wagging tail! 13:00 - 15:00

    Dates

    From:
    15 Feb 2020to16 Feb 2020Open 13:00 - 15:00
  5. February Half Term at Hall Hill Farm

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    Children/Family events

    Lanchester

    15 February 2020 to 23 February 2020

    Dates

    From:
    15 Feb 2020to23 Feb 2020
  6. The Gala, Durham: Morgan and West

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    Family Fun

    Durham City, Durham City

    Morgan & West present captivating chemistry, phenomenal physics, and bonkers biology in this fun for all the family science extravaganza!

    Magicians, time travellers and all-round spiffing chaps Morgan & West have a secret past – they are genuine,…

    Dates

    From:
    15 Feb 2020Open 19:30 -
  7. Add Muggles & Magic Event: Crook Hall to your Itinerary

    Muggles & Magic Event: Crook Hall

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    Children/Family events

    Sidegate, Durham City

    Follow the spiders down to Crook Hall & Gardens for our Muggles & Magic Event.

    Come along and join the magic within, as you track down each of the Horcruxes in our treasure trail, discover your wizarding identity and so much more!

    Feel free to…

    Dates

    From:
    18 Feb 2020to19 Feb 2020Open 10:00 - 16:00
  8. Add Philosopher's Fun Day to your Itinerary

    Philosopher's Fun Day

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    Family Fun

    Lanchester

    Join us this February half term for our Philosopher's Fun Day, with Potter inspired crafts, spells, owls and adventure.

    Various workshops to choose from but all guarantee a little philosopher fun!

    10.00am – 11.00am: Potter Cupcakes x 2

    11.30am –…

    Dates

    From:
    18 Feb 2020Open 10:00 - 17:00
  9. Add LOL Surprise Party to your Itinerary

    LOL Surprise Party

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    Family Fun

    Lanchester

    Who doesn't love a surprise?

    And we have the ultimate surprise party for you this February half term!

    We are holding our very first LOL Surprise party with Unicorn LOL and Diva LOL. Join them both for an afternoon of fun party games and dances and…

    Dates

    From:
    19 Feb 2020Open 16:30 - 19:00

    Indicative Availability

    Book LOL Surprise Party Online (opens in a new window)

  10. Little Dragons at The Oriental Museum

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    Children/Family events

    durham city

    Little Dragons is the Oriental Museum's group for under 5s. Our sessions include songs, story time, crafts, role-play, gallery hunts and object exploration!

    The Little Dragons Club aims to engage with children aged 0-5 years to encourage and…

    Dates

    From:
    19 Feb 2020
  11. Wild Wednesday at Bowlees visitor Centre

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    Children/Family events

    Newbiggin in Teesdale

    Nature-based activities in and about the wintery woods at Bowlees.

    Dates

    From:
    19 Feb 2020
  12. The Gala, Durham: Rose and Robin

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    Family Fun

    Durham City, Durham City

    From childhood to old age, Rose and Robin have had a wonderful life together – and they want to share it with YOU!

    From sports to stargazing, they've enjoyed so much! And most of all, they loved to dance. They've had their bumps in the road, of…

    Dates

    From:
    20 Feb 2020Open 14:00 -
  13. Add Crafty Mouse Day to your Itinerary

    Crafty Mouse Day

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    Kids

    Lanchester

    This February half terms sees the introduction of a new event – our Crafty Mouse Day. Come along and get your creative juices flowing in one of our Crafty Mouse workshops. 3 workshops to choose from (or do all 3):

    11.00am – 12.00pm: Mouthwatering…

    Dates

    From:
    21 Feb 2020Open 11:00 - 15:30
  14. Add Crazy Crocodiles : Oriental Museum to your Itinerary

    Crazy Crocodiles : Oriental Museum

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    Participatory Event

    South Road, Durham

    Find out why the Ancient Egyptians were scared of crocodiles and craft your own croc.  A range of art materials will be available. 13:00 - 15:00

    Dates

    From:
    21 Feb 2020Open 13:00 - 15:00
  15. Add Miska Muska Meeting Mice to your Itinerary

    Miska Muska Meeting Mice

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    Type:

    Family Fun

    Lanchester

    Join us this February half term for our fantastic Miska Muska Meeting Mice afternoon.

    You will get the opportunity to meet your 2 favourite mice, join in their fun games and activities, have your photo taken as a memento of the day and then finish…

    Dates

    From:
    21 Feb 2020Open 16:30 - 19:00
  16. Autism Friendly Activities: Crazy Crocodiles at The Oriental Museum

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    Family Fun

    Durham City

    Children with autism, learning or sensory impairments, and their families, can take part in our quiet-time crafts. Find out why ancient Egyptians were scared of crocodiles and craft your own croc. A range of art materials will be available.

    Dates

    From:
    21 Feb 2020Open 10:30 - 12:30
  17. Add Super Scrolls : Oriental Museum to your Itinerary

    Super Scrolls : Oriental Museum

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    Type:

    Participatory Event

    South Road, Durham

    Try writing some Chinese characters and make your own scroll. 

    Dates

    From:
    22 Feb 2020Open 13:00 - 15:00
  18. 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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    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
  19. 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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    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