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  1. Add Queen Victoria, Napoleon III and the events of 1855 to your Itinerary

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    Talks

    Barnard Castle

    Join Rosie Razzall,curator of prints and drawings at Royal Collection trust, to learn more about Queen Victoria's Historic state visit in Paris in 1855; a remarkable moment in Anglo-French relations. the events of this ten-day tour - spectacular...

    Dates

    From:
    15 May 2018Open 14:30 - 14:30
  2. Add Palace Green Library: April Fool's Day Fun to your Itinerary

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    Family Fun

    Durham

    Create a silly prop to wear for April Fool's day.

    Dates

    From:
    31 Mar 2018to1 Apr 2018Open 13:00 - 15:00
  3. Add Beamish Museum - Easter Fun at Beamish to your Itinerary

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    Easter

    Beamish

    Enjoy a cracking day out at Beamish this Easter with lots of egg-citing activities happening at the museum.

    Dates

    From:
    30 Mar 2018to2 Apr 2018Various Opening Times
  4. Add Beamish Museum - Leek Show to your Itinerary

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    Festival

    Beamish

    Pack up your potatoes and bring your beetroot to enter the Leek Show. The hotly-contested event sees visitors, staff and volunteers enter their home-grown produce, plus a grand charity auction of entries to close the event.

    Dates

    From:
    8 Sept 2018to9 Sept 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  5. Add Beamish Museum - Georgian Fair to your Itinerary

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    Fete / Fair

    Beamish

    Enjoy the hustle and bustle of a Georgian Country Fair at Pockerley Waggonway from 31st May to 3rd June 2018. Experience a fair like no other as The Squire of Pockerley sets about hiring his staff for the coming months!

    Dates

    From:
    31 May 2018to3 June 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  6. Add Durham University Oriental Museum: The Hills are High to your Itinerary

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    Exhibition

    South Road, Durham

    An exhibition by curator/photographer Lauren Barnes, illustrating the everyday lives of South Koreans over the course of a single year.

    Dates

    From:
    9 Feb 2018to9 Sept 2018
  7. Add Great War Festival of Transport - Great War Steam Fair to your Itinerary

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    Festival

    Beamish

    All fired up for Beamish Great War Steam Fair! Join us for our annual (and famous) steam fair, with a First World War focus, the Great War Steam Fair promises to be a fascinating event. This fantastic four-day event is set to feature a whole host...

    Dates

    From:
    5 Apr 2018to8 Apr 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  8. Add Palace Green Library: Beautiful Books to your Itinerary

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    Family Fun

    Durham

    Celebrate our wonderful library and make your own books to take home.

    Dates

    From:
    24 Mar 2018to25 Mar 2018Open 13:00 - 15:00
  9. Add Durham Cathedral: The Trouble with Vikings to your Itinerary

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    Talks

    Durham

    The trouble with Vikings: Saint Cuthbert's treasures and the long road from Lindisfarne to Durham. Lecture by Max Adams.

    Dates

    From:
    16 Mar 2018Open 19:00 -
  10. Add Durham University Oriental Museum: Lunar New Year Celebration: Special Late Night Opening to your Itinerary

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    Discover Durham Christmas Event

    South Road, Durham City

    Join us for a late night opening at the Oriental Museum, to mark the Lunar New Year.  For one night only, see the Museum lit only by lanterns.  Try fantastic crafts, sample delicious New Year food and drink, listen to stories and go on a gallery...

    Dates

    From:
    24 Feb 2018
  11. Add Durham University Oriental Museum: Khyal: Music and Imagination to your Itinerary

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    Exhibition

    South Road, Durham

    Khyal: Music and Imagination” is an AHRC-funded project based at Durham University which explores the relationship between Indian music and the visual imagination.  Khyal is the name of a vocal musical genre from India. The name means “imagination”...

    Dates

    From:
    19 Jan 2018to3 June 2018
  12. Add Beamish Museum - Beamish Reliability Run to your Itinerary

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    Participatory Event

    Beamish

    This 150 mile event is for vintage cars, motorcycles and commercial vehicles registered before 1956. Beginning and finishing at Beamish, the run will follow a 150 mile route around County Durham and North Yorkshire.

    Dates

    From:
    17 June 2018Open 08:30 - 18:00
  13. Add Kynren - An Epic Tale of England to your Itinerary

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    Performance

    Toronto, Bishop Auckland

    Bringing 2000 years of history, myth and legend to life in a spectacular family entertainment for all ages! Kynren is a first for the UK, Kynren - An Epic Tale of England the action-packed live blockbuster performed by a cast and crew of 1,000. 

    Venue

    The Auckland Project, Bishop Auckland

    Dates

    From:
    30 June 2018to15 Sept 2018
  14. Add Lumley Castle: Elizabethan Banquets to your Itinerary

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    Participatory Event

    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.

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  15. Add The Witham - Loving Vincent to your Itinerary

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    Film

    Barnard Castle

    LOVING VINCENT, the world’s first fully oil painted feature film, brings the artwork of Vincent van Gogh to life in an exploration of the complicated life and controversial death of one of history’s most celebrated artists.

    Venue

    The Witham, Barnard Castle

    Dates

    From:
    15 Mar 2018Open 19:30 -
  16. Add Beamish Museum - Sunday School Anniversary to your Itinerary

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    Performance

    Beamish

    Join The Pit Village folk as they celebrate their Sunday School Anniversary, a big event for the community, when children wearing their finery would have taken part in a service before gathering for a picnic and treat.

    Dates

    From:
    10 June 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  17. Add Beamish - Mothering Sunday to your Itinerary

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    Festival

    Beamish

    Don’t forget! Mother’s Day is on Sunday, 11th March, and what better way to show your mum you care than by bringing her to Beamish? We will be telling the story of Mothering Sunday around the museum, did you know that the celebration of motherhood...

    Dates

    From:
    11 Mar 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
  18. Add Beamish - Harvest Festival and Harvest Home to your Itinerary

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    Show / Display

    Beamish

    A celebration of the safe gathering of the harvest.

    Dates

    From:
    29 Sept 2018to30 Sept 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  19. Add Durham Cathedral - Tudors: the Family and Faith in Durham to your Itinerary

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    Exhibition

    Durham City

    Discover this extraordinary royal dynasty, the key figures within it, and the changes wrought during their reigns. 

    Venue

    Durham Cathedral, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    16 Feb 2018to9 June 2018Various Opening Times
  20. Add Durham University Oriental Museum: Accessible Touch Tour to your Itinerary

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    Historical

    South Road, Durham City

    Visitors with visual impairments and their families are invited to join this special touch tour.  With the help of our expert curators, visitors will be able to handle objects from the museum's collections from West Asia including Syria, Iraq and...

    Dates

    From:
    24 Mar 2018Open 14:00 - 16:00