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  1. 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 2018
  2. 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
  3. Add Durham University Oriental Museum: Resilience within the Rubble to your Itinerary

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    Exhibition

    South Road, Durham

    The 2015 earthquake that struck Nepal, not only caused human devastation, but was also a cultural catastrophe. It damaged and destroyed much of Nepal’s unique cultural heritage, including monuments within the UNESCO Kathmandu Valley World Heritage...

    Dates

    From:
    29 Sept 2017to28 Jan 2018
  4. Add Beamish Museum: February Half Term to your Itinerary

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    Heritage

    Beamish, Durham

    Here at Beamish we tell the stories of the people of the North East in the 1800s, 1900s and 1940s, as well as in the 1950s with our new Remaking Beamish project.

    Working with local communities is at the heart of what we do and each year we choose a...

    Dates

    From:
    10 Feb 2018to18 Feb 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
  5. Add The Auckland Project - Behind the Scenes to your Itinerary

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    Heritage

    Bishop Auckland

    Visitors are being given the chance to go behind closed doors and take a look inside the £17m restoration of Auckland Castle in our Behind the Scenes tours, giving visitors a peek inside each stage of the spectacular transformation, with new details...

    Venue

    The Auckland Project, Bishop Auckland

    Dates

    From:
    6 Oct 2017to17 Dec 2017Various Opening Times
  6. Add Beamish Museum - May Day Celebrations to your Itinerary

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    Festival

    Beamish

    Join us in The Pit Village on 6th and 7th for a host of May Day activities! Did you know that May Day was one of the biggest annual celebrations in Edwardian times?

    Dates

    From:
    6 May 2018to7 May 2018
  7. 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
  8. Add Palace Green Library: Everyone's History - 20 years of the Portable Antiquities Scheme and the Treasure Act to your Itinerary

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    Antique Fairs

    Durham


    This exhibition celebrates 20 years of the Portable Antiquities Scheme and the Treasure Act and also the archaeology that is discovered everyday by the public.


    20 years ago a unique programme began, its aim was to record archaeological artefacts...

    Dates

    From:
    8 Nov 2017to28 May 2018Various Opening Times
  9. Add Beamish Twelfth Night Celebrations to your Itinerary

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    Participatory Event

    Beamish

    Looking for the perfect post Christmas outing? Well look no further! We invite you to join us in celebrating Twelfth Night and first footing at Pockerley Old Hall from the 27th December to 6th January.

    Dates

    From:
    27 Dec 2017to6 Jan 2018
  10. Add Bartoleme Esteban Murillo: 400 anniversary to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Talks

    Barnard Castle

    2018 is the ano murillo- murillos year. Join assistant curator Bernadette Petti to celebrate the career and achievements of one of the leading 17 century Spanish masters. booking required on 01833690606 or via the website at www.thebowesmuseum.org.uk

    Dates

    From:
    9 Feb 2018Open 14:30 -
  11. 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 2018
  12. Add The Bowes Museum - Joséphine: The Woman of Fashion to your Itinerary

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    Exhibition

    Barnard Castle

    Joséphine Bowes (1825 - 1874) was a very fashionable Parisian woman. Sadly, her wardrobe does not survive, except for two bodices and a blouse, but her dress bills and her fashion magazines remain. A selection of these will be shown with her clothes...

    Venue

    The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

    Dates

    From:
    26 Aug 2017to7 Jan 2018
  13. Add Durham Market History Tours to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Shopping Event

    Durham

    Why not join the free monthly tours of the Market Hall? These give visitors the chance to delve into the past of building to discover not only more than 160 years’ history as home to the City’s markets but also its past as the site of a palace...

    Dates

    From:
    14 Dec 2017Open 10:30 - 10:30
  14. Add Beamish Musuem: Festival of 50s to your Itinerary

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    Festival

    Beamish,

    Dance the day away to live music, treat yourself to a 50s hairdo or simply enjoy a milkshake in the sun at the Festival of 50s this summer at Beamish.

    Dates

    From:
    12 July 2018to15 July 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
  15. Add The Bowes Museum – Streatlam Castle: Rediscover the Home of John and Joséphine Bowes to your Itinerary

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    Exhibition

    Barnard Castle

    This exhibition will show how Streatlam looked in its heyday, bringing to life the style in which John Bowes, one of the richest men in England, lived.

    Venue

    The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

    Dates

    From:
    25 Nov 2017to11 Mar 2018
  16. Add Come Fly With Me: Travel Tales of an Assistant Curator to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Talks

    Barnard Castle

    Join Bernadette Petti as she shares her stories of journeys to exhibitions, museums and collections around Europe in the pursuit of artist research.

    Venue

    The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

    Dates

    From:
    7 Mar 2018Open 14:30 - 14:30
  17. Add Treasures of St Cuthbert to your Itinerary

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    Heritage

    Durham City

    The Treasures of St Cuthbert represent some of the most significant surviving Anglo-Saxon artefacts in the UK, offering a remarkable insight into the life of St Cuthbert one of North East England’s best-loved saints. 

    Dates

    From:
    29 July 2017to31 Dec 2018
  18. Add Beamish Museum - Empire and Flag Days to your Itinerary

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    Festival

    Beamish

    Join us to celebrate Empire and Flag Weekend during this Spring weekend.

    Dates

    From:
    19 May 2018to20 May 2018
  19. Add Durham University Oriental Museum: Hills are High to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    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
  20. Add Kynren - An Epic Tale of England to your Itinerary

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    Performance

    Toronto, Bishop Auckland

    Over 100,000 people will come to County Durham this summer to experience ‘Kynren - an epic tale of England’, Bishop Auckland’s live action extravaganza, the mesmerising show that takes you on a whistle stop tour of 2,000 years of history, myth and...

    Venue

    The Auckland Project, Bishop Auckland

    Dates

    From:
    30 June 2018to15 Sept 2018