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  1. 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 -
  2. Add Whitworth Hall - Fairy Walk At Whitworth Hall & Deer Park to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Children/Family events

    Spennymoor

    Visit the Fairy Walk at Whitworth Hall and Deer Park.  Free Deer food for returned completed trails. £1 per child per copy of Map.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2018
  3. Add Hamsterley Forest - The Highway Rat Activity Trail to your Itinerary

    Type

    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
  4. Add Durham University Botanic Garden: Signs of Autumn to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Participatory Event

    South Road, Durham City

    Pick up a leaflet from the Visitor Centre and see what you can discover in the garden.  This is a self-led activity, and subject to availability pf spotter sheets.  

    Dates

    From:
    1 Oct 2018to31 Oct 2018
  5. Add Hardwick Park: Welly Walk to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Kids

    Stockton-On-Tees

    Test out the crunchy, splashy and squelchy route around the park - and don't forget your wellies. 

    Venue

    Hardwick Park, Sedgefield

    Dates

    From:
    13 Oct 2018to28 Oct 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
  6. Add Little Devil's Spooktacular Halloween Trail to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Family Fun

    Hurworth-on-Tees

    Find 'Old Backhouse's Bones'... on a Halloween trail in Rockliffe Hall's wonderland of curiosities, Mischmash

    Dates

    From:
    19 Oct 2018to4 Nov 2018

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    Book Little Devil's Spooktacular Halloween Trail Online (opens in a new window)

  7. Add Hall Hill Farm: Spooky Half Term to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Halloween

    Durham

    Are you brave enough to come to Hall Hill Farm between 20th-28th October for a ghoulishly-good time? There are lots of extra activities- make your own scarecrow, carve a pumpkin lantern, have your face painted and see the puppet show, not...

    Dates

    From:
    20 Oct 2018to28 Oct 2018
  8. Add Adventure Valley: Pumpkin Festival to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Halloween

    Brasside

    Don’t miss our Pumpkin Festival!  With a pumpkin included in entry for every full paying child aged 2 and over, treat the kids to an amazing autumn adventure! 20th – 31st October. 

    Venue

    Adventure Valley, Brasside

    Dates

    From:
    20 Oct 2018to31 Oct 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  9. Add Hardwick Park - The Gallery of Monsters Park Trail to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Halloween

    How many monsters portraits will you discover in the woodland gallery? 

    Venue

    Hardwick Park, Sedgefield

    Dates

    From:
    20 Oct 2018to28 Oct 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
  10. Add Half Term Pumpkin Lantern Painting to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Family Fun

    Meadowfield, DURHAM

    Join us for a spooky lantern painting session and have your hand-painted pumpkin lantern ready in time to display proudly on Halloween night! You'll be able to use your pumpkin lantern every year - no more wasting real pumpkins and making a mess of...

    Dates

    From:
    22 Oct 2018Open 11:00 - 13:00
    From:
    24 Oct 2018Open 11:00 - 13:00
  11. Add Killhope: Kids Go Free at Killhope to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Kids

    Upper Weardale, Bishop Auckland

    Free musuem admission for children as well as sand art and Killhope Rocks workshops. 

    Venue

    Killhope, Cowshill

    Dates

    From:
    22 Oct 2018Various Opening Times
  12. Add Durham Cathedral: Make and Take Monday to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Family Fun

    Durham City

    Join us for free family craft activities in Open Treasure (entry fee will apply.) 

    Venue

    Durham Cathedral, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    22 Oct 2018Open 11:00 - 11:00
  13. Add Blackhill and Consett Park: Wild about the Park to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Kids

    Consett Park, Consett

    Family activities exploring autumn in the beautiful setting of the park and indoors in the Lodge. 

    Dates

    From:
    22 Oct 2018Open 10:00 - 15:00
  14. Add Beamish Museum: Halloween Evenings *SOLD OUT* to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Halloween

    Stanley

    Beamish will be overrun by spooky ghosts and terrifying monsters from 6.30pm to 9.30pm on the 22nd, 23rd, 26th, 27th and 31st October.

    Dates

    From:
    22 Oct 2018Open 18:30 - 21:30
    From:
    23 Oct 2018Open 18:30 - 21:30
    From:
    26 Oct 2018Open 18:30 - 21:30
    From:
    27 Oct 2018Open 18:00 - 21:30
    From:
    31 Oct 2018Open 18:30 - 21:30
  15. Add Hardwick Park - Wizard School to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Halloween

    Learn to make an elder wand, join a potions class and enjoy spooky games and activities.  Ages 6+ £6 per child.  Advance booking essential.

    Venue

    Hardwick Park, Sedgefield

    Dates

    From:
    22 Oct 2018Open 10:00 - 11:30
    From:
    23 Oct 2018Open 10:00 - 11:30
  16. Add Durham University invites you to Celebrate Science to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Family Fun

    DURHAM

    Enjoy three fun-packed and fascinating days of free events and activities.  www.durham.ac.uk/celebrate.science  

    Dates

    From:
    23 Oct 2018to25 Oct 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
  17. Add Wharton Park - Halloween Art and Craft workshops to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Halloween

    Durham

    Drop into Creepy Craft workshops for free on Tuesday 23 and Thursday 25 October between 11am and 15:00 in the park’s education room. Must be accompanied by an adult.

    Venue

    Hardwick Park, Sedgefield

    Dates

    From:
    23 Oct 2018Open 11:00 - 15:00
    From:
    25 Oct 2018Open 11:00 - 15:00
  18. Add Raby Castle: Room on the Broom Walks to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Walking Event

    Staindrop

    Book for one of three special Room on the Broom Walks this October Half Term on a Halloween ramble inspired by Julia Donaldson’s Room on the Broom book.

    Venue

    Raby Castle, Staindrop

    Dates

    From:
    23 Oct 2018
    From:
    24 Oct 2018
    From:
    31 Oct 2018
  19. Type

    Type:

    Halloween

    Lanchester

    Join us for a day of wizardry, magic, crafting, owls and adventure. 2 Sessions to choose from: 10.00am - 1.30pm or 2.30pm - 6.00pm.  Ticket only event - pre-booking and pre-payment necessary.  To book please call on 01207 529987 or email...

    Dates

    From:
    23 Oct 2018Open 10:00 - 18:00
  20. Add Low Barns Hedgehog Hideaways to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Nature

    Witton-le-Wear

    As winter approaches discover how to help wildlife prepare for the colder months. Help us create a hedgehog hideaway and make some wildlife winter treats to take back to your garden. Activities aimed for ages 5-11.

    Dates

    From:
    23 Oct 2018Open 13:00 - 15:00