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  1. 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
  2. Add Tanfield Railway - 1940s Weekend to your Itinerary

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    Heritage

    Marley Hill, Tanfield

    NEW for 2018! Step back to the 1940s and experience Home Front life in wartime Britain during the Second World War.

    Venue

    Tanfield Railway, Tanfield

    Dates

    From:
    22 Sept 2018to23 Sept 2018
  3. Add The Bowes Museum: Queen victoria in Paris to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Barnard Castle

    The museum is one of four venues in the UK- and the only one in the north of England - to stage the Queen Victoria in Paris, an exhibition of watercolours commissioned by Queen Victoria.

    Venue

    The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

    Dates

    From:
    24 Mar 2018to24 June 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  4. Add Exhibition: In the Footsteps of Eadfrith to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Durham

    Exhibition which draws inspiration from the work of Bishop Eadfrith of Lindisfarne, reputed to have published the Lindisfarne Gospels. 

    Dates

    From:
    22 Apr 2018to28 Apr 2018Open 09:30 - 17:00
  5. Add Treasures of St Cuthbert to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    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
  6. Add Beamish Museum: Morris Car Rally to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Stanley

    On the 9th and 10th June the roads and streets at Beamish will come alive with the sights and sounds of stunning classic vehicles from the Morris Car Club.

    Dates

    From:
    9 June 2018to10 June 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  7. Add Beamish Museum: North East Police History Society to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Stanley

    We are very lucky that once again the North East Police History Society will be putting on a display of items and exhibits at Beamish.

    Dates

    From:
    16 June 2018to17 June 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  8. Add Beamish Museum - Beamish Reliability Run to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    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
  9. 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
  10. Add Beamish Museum: Wind in Your Sails to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Stanley

    This popular event celebrates everything linked with wind power!

    Dates

    From:
    7 July 2018to8 July 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  11. Add Durham University Oriental Museum: The Emperor's New Clothes: Transforming 19th Century Japan to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    South Road, Durham

    This year marks the 150th anniversary of the political revolution which brought the rule of the Shoguns to an end in Japan.  It began a period of major political, economic and social change in Japan. This exhibition explores these events and their...

    Dates

    From:
    15 June 2018to9 Sept 2018
  12. Add Beamish Museum - Empire and Flag Days to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Festival

    Beamish

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

    Dates

    From:
    19 May 2018to20 May 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  13. Add Durham University Oriental Museum - Scaling the Hieights: Bringing Mountaineering Literature to Life to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    South Road, Durham

    An exhibition by artists Stephen, Margaret and Kate Livingstone, working with Dr Abbie Garrington of Durham University to recreate Himalayan mountain climbs in miniature.  

    Dates

    From:
    21 Sept 2018to16 Dec 2018
  14. Add Beamish Museum - Leek Show to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    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
  15. Add Beamish Museum: Twelfth Night Celebrations to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Christmas and New Year

    Stanley

    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 (closed New Year’s Day).

    Dates

    From:
    27 Dec 2018to6 Jan 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  16. Add Heritage Open Days - Oriental Museum: Special Event to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Participatory Event

    South Road, Durham

    Curator-led tour of the galleries telling the stories of the people who have donated their collections to the museum; dukes, diplomats, travellers, missionaries and many more.

    Dates

    From:
    8 Sept 2018Open 15:00 - 16:00
  17. Add Durham University Oriental Museum: The 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
  18. Add Beamish Museum  -  Hands-on Heritage Skills to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Beamish

    Celebrate the North East’s agricultural heritage with a season of fantastic events. Get hands-on with a whole host of fantastic heritage skills at The 1940s Farm and Pockerley.

    Dates

    From:
    22 Sept 2018to23 Sept 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  19. Add The Auckland Project - The Bevin Boys: Wars Forgotton Workforce to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Market Place, Bishop Auckland

    A new temporary exhibition opens in the Mining Art Gallery this spring, celebrating the 75th anniversary of The Bevin Boys, featuring works bylocal mining artists.  In 1943 Britain was at war.

    Venue

    The Auckland Project, Bishop Auckland

    Dates

    From:
    28 Mar 2018to30 Sept 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
  20. Add Heritage Open Days - Oriental Museum to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Participatory Event

    South Road, Durham

    Free entry to the Oriental Museum as part of Heritage Open Days.

    Dates

    From:
    8 Sept 2018to9 Sept 2018
    From:
    15 Sept 2018to16 Sept 2018