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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 Free Parkrun in Durham to your Itinerary

    Free Parkrun in Durham

    Type

    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
  3. 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
  4. Add Gruffalo Orienteering to your Itinerary

    Gruffalo Orienteering

    Type

    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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. Add Norman Cornish - A Slice of Life: Mining Art Gallery to your Itinerary

    Norman Cornish - A Slice of Life: Mining Art Gallery

    Type

    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)

  9. Add Lego®: Building The Bowes Museum to your Itinerary

    Lego®: Building The Bowes Museum

    Type

    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
  10. Add Museum of Archaeology -  Prehistoric Pioneers to your Itinerary

    Museum of Archaeology - Prehistoric Pioneers

    Type

    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
  11. Add Rabble: Hamsterley Forest to your Itinerary

    Rabble: Hamsterley Forest

    Type

    Type:

    Nature

    Hamsterley Forest

    Every Sunday in 2019 from 16 June - 12:00pm to 1:00pm and 1:30pm to 2:30pm

    Dates

    From:
    16 June 2019to29 Dec 2019Various Opening Times
  12. Curious About Durham

    Type

    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:
    27 Oct 2019to31 Dec 2019Open 11:00 - 15:30
  13. Add Lumiere Durham to your Itinerary

    Lumiere Durham

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Durham City

    Join us for a special 10th year anniversary edition. Lumiere is the UK’s largest light festival and has been transforming cities across the UK since 2009. Each Lumiere festival invites local and international artists to create works that…

    Dates

    From:
    14 Nov 2019to17 Nov 2019

    Indicative Availability

    Book Lumiere Durham Online (opens in a new window)

  14. Add Norman Cornish Collage: Durham University Palace Green Library to your Itinerary

    Norman Cornish Collage: Durham University Palace Green Library

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    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Durham

    Displayed in Palace Green Library are some of Norman Cornish's sketchbooks, a famous artist from County Durham. Celebrate the North East's heritage this weekend and the opening of this exhibition by making a different type of drawing, a collage.

    Dates

    From:
    16 Nov 2019to17 Nov 2019Open 13:00 - 15:00
  15. Add Locomotion: Shildon Brick Show to your Itinerary

    Locomotion: Shildon Brick Show

    Type

    Type:

    Family Fun

    Dale Road , Shildon

    Shildon LEGO Show is back in 2019! Two days of LEGO, LEGO and more LEGO.

    Join us for a weekend of LEGO at North East England’s largest LEGO show, with free entry and free parking. 10:00 - 16:00 

    Venue

    Locomotion, Shildon

    Dates

    From:
    16 Nov 2019to17 Nov 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  16. Add Aladdin: Gala Theatre Durham to your Itinerary

    Aladdin: Gala Theatre Durham

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    Type:

    Pantomimes

    Durham City

    Following on from the recent successes of Jack and the Beanstalk and Robinson Crusoe, as well as Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, the fairest panto opening this year, the Gala Theatre are delighted to announce that our next pantomime will be the…

    Dates

    From:
    21 Nov 2019to5 Jan 2020

    Indicative Availability

    Book Aladdin: Gala Theatre Durham Online (opens in a new window)

  17. Add Lumley Castle: Elizabethan Banquets to your Itinerary

    Lumley Castle: Elizabethan Banquets

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    Type:

    Food & Drink

    Chester Le Street

    Come live like Lords and Ladies of a bygone age and experience a great night out at Lumley Castle’s award winning Elizabethan Banquet.

    Dates

    From:
    22 Nov 2019Open 19:00 - 01:00
  18. Add The Addams Family - Active Theatre: Ushaw to your Itinerary

    The Addams Family - Active Theatre: Ushaw

    Type

    Type:

    Family Fun

    Woodland Road, Durham

    In the kooky, upside-down world of the Addams Family, to be sad is to be happy, to feel pain is to feel joy. This quirky family still has to deal with many of the same challenges faced by any other family, and the spookiest nightmare faced by every…

    Dates

    From:
    23 Nov 2019to24 Nov 2019Various Opening Times
  19. Add Awesome Egyptians : Oriental Museum to your Itinerary

    Awesome Egyptians : Oriental Museum

    Type

    Type:

    Participatory Event

    South Road, Durham

    Come and see the Ancient Egyptian jewellery on display and make your own Egyptian collar necklace. Drop in 1-3pm, no need to book. Activities are included in normal admission prices and are generally suitable for children 5-11 years. Children must…

    Dates

    From:
    23 Nov 2019Open 13:00 - 15:00
  20. Add Northern Poets: Durham University Palace Green Library to your Itinerary

    Northern Poets: Durham University Palace Green Library

    Type

    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Durham

    During our Norman Cornish exhibition we will have loads of fun events, including poetry readings! Write your own poem today, using Cornish's sketchbook as your muse, who or what will you write about? 13:00 - 15:00

    Dates

    From:
    23 Nov 2019to24 Nov 2019Open 13:00 - 15:00