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    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

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    Type:

    Bank Holiday Weekend

    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 Andy's Outings - Bushcraft & Foraging courses. to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Nature

    Finchale Abbey

    Andy's Outings is a way to get in touch with our hidden past. Come down to explore the skills of our ancestors and to also explore the knowledge of a true woodsman, lost throughout time.

    Dates

    From:
    16 Apr 2018to30 Sept 2018Open 09:00 - 18:00
  5. Add Durham Cathedral: North West Tower Trips to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Durham City

    For the first time, the public will be able to climb the North West tower, and see Durham City from a new perspective. 

    Venue

    Durham Cathedral, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    27 Apr 2018to31 Dec 2018
  6. Add Riverside Park - A Splashing Time to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Summer Event

    Chester Le Street

    A great day for all the family, with a play area, splash pad and relaxing walks around the garden and along the River Wear.  The park's free splash pad offers fun for kids from toddlers to early teens.  

    Dates

    From:
    2 July 2018to9 Sept 2018
  7. Add Locomotion: Flying Scotsman to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Family Fun

    Shildon

    Your chance to get up close to No.60103 Flying Scotsman, the world's most famous locomotive.  This iconic locomotive will be on both indoor and outdoor display, plus on selected dates visitors can enjoy a steam train ride along Locomotion’s railway...

    Dates

    From:
    11 July 2018to1 Aug 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  8. Add The Bowes Museum – The BFG in Pictures to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Barnard Castle

    Everyone’s favourite giant is coming to The Bowes Museum in Barnard Castle this summer, in a magical exhibition of Quentin Blake’s enchanting illustrations. The BFG in Pictures, which opens at the Museum on Saturday 14 July 2018, is the first major...

    Venue

    The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

    Dates

    From:
    14 July 2018to30 Sept 2018
  9. Add Hardwick Park: Gruffalo Inspired Trail to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Family Fun

    Sedgefield

    Help us celebrate the return of our willow Gruffalo to its former glory! Take part in our Gruffalo inspired trail this summer.

    £2 per booklet (pencil included), collect from the gift shop during opening hours.

    Dates

    From:
    20 July 2018to2 Sept 2018Open 09:00 - 18:00
  10. Add Big Brash Bash Durham - Town Park Aycliffe to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Family Fun

    NEWTON AYCLIFFE

    County Durham will host some of the best street bands from across the world as part of this year’s BRASS festival. The Big Brass Bash events will see bands from the UK, France and Spain party in a number of parks throughout the county.

    Dates

    From:
    20 July 2018Open 18:00 - 21:00
  11. Add Durham County Cricket Club: Durham T20 Blast to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Outdoor Event

    Chester Le Street

    Get behind your Durham Jets in 2018 as they compete to win the T20 Blast!

    Dates

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    20 July 2018
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  12. Add Wharton Park - Big Brass Bash finale (Free) to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Family Fun

    Framwellgate Peth , Durham City

    Join us for this spectacular finale of a summer of brass in the park and the Durham Brass Festival. 

    Venue

    Wharton Park, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    21 July 2018to22 July 2018Open 18:00 - 21:00
  13. Add Wharton Park - Street Bands In The Park to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Family Fun

    Framwellgate Peth , Durham City

    Wharton Park: Street bands in the Park.

    Venue

    Wharton Park, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    21 July 2018Open 18:00 - 21:00
  14. Add Beamish Museum - Summer Of Fun At Beamish to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Beamish

    Summer holidays packed with something for everyone to join in, every single day.

    Dates

    From:
    21 July 2018to29 Aug 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  15. Add Palace Green Library: Reconstruction to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Crafts

    Durham

    Facial reconstruction is used to find out what people from the past might have looked like using a skull, have a go yourself!

    All activities are drop in between 1pm and 3pm, unless otherwise stated. All activities are included in the admission...

    Dates

    From:
    21 July 2018to22 July 2018Open 13:00 - 15:00
  16. Add Adventure Valley: Summertime Fun to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Summer Event

    Brasside

    Taking place daily from 21st July until 2nd September, Summertime Fun has an activity every 30 minutes, including our Hamster Grand Prix, which is back for Summer 2018! You'll also have the opportunity to take on the new Maize Maze challenge.

    Venue

    Adventure Valley, Brasside

    Dates

    From:
    21 July 2018to2 Sept 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  17. Add Oriental Museum: Excellent Empires to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Crafts

    Durham

    Find out about the ancient Achaemenid Empire and create your own piece of Persian-inspired metal art.

    Advice for parents and caregivers:

    drop in (any time between 1 and 3 pm) unless otherwise stated.
    this activity is included in the Museum...

    Dates

    From:
    21 July 2018Open 13:00 - 15:00
  18. Add Durham Brass Festival Finale: Carmina Burana to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Performance

    Framwellgate Peth , Durham City

    Durham BRASS Festival Chorus are joined by the Reg Vardy Band for a rousing rendition of Carl Orf’s Carmina Burana. One of the most widely heard pieces of classical music it has featured in movies, adverts & more

    Venue

    Wharton Park, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    22 July 2018Open 18:00 - 18:00
  19. Add Hardwick Park: Ranger Fun to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Family Fun

    Sedgefield

    Every Sunday from 22 July - 2 September (school holidays), 1.00pm - 3.00pm

    Join our rangers for fun environmental activities such as pond dipping, bug hunts and making clay creatures.

    Free, no booking required.

    Dates

    From:
    22 July 2018to2 Aug 2018Various Opening Times
  20. Add Locomotion: Classic Car Rally to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Family Fun

    Dale Road , Durham City

    Enjoy some vintage vehicles of the four-wheeled variety at this classic car spectacular.

    Dates

    From:
    22 July 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00