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  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. Add Beamish Museum - Easter Fun at Beamish to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    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 125 Years of The Bowes Museum to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Barnard Castle

    This year is the 125th Anniversary of The Bowes Museum opening and we are gearing up to celebrate. Come and join in a variety of fun drop in activities for all the family! Children must be accompanied by an adult, for whom normal admission applies.

    Venue

    The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

    Dates

    From:
    27 Feb 2017to31 Dec 2017
  5. Add The Bowes Museum - NADFAS Young Silversmith's Chosen Collection to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Barnard Castle

    Since 2003 the North east Area of The National Association of Decorative & Fine Art Societies (NADFAS) and Sheffield Decorative and Fine Art Society have sponsored a Sheffield Millennium Silversmiths' Bursery for students.

    Venue

    The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

    Dates

    From:
    14 Oct 2017to21 Jan 2018
  6. Add Durham University Oriental Museum: Accessible Touch Tour to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    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
  7. Add Beamish Musuem: Festival of 50s to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    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
  8. Add Durham University Oriental Museum: Lunar New Year Celebration: Special Late Night Opening to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    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
  9. Add Beamish Museum: February Half Term to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    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
  10. Add Beamish Museum - Sunday School Anniversary to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    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
  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 Palace Green Library: Everyone's History - 20 years of the Portable Antiquities Scheme and the Treasure Act to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    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
  13. Add Durham University Oriental Museum: Beauty and Diplomacy: the Malcolm MacDonald Collections to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    South Road, Durham

    Created in collaboration with the University of Leeds White Rose College of the Arts and Humanities, this exhibition celebrates the diplomat Malcolm MacDonald’s friendships with world leaders, master craftsmen, antique dealers and even Borneo...

    Dates

    From:
    20 Oct 2017to21 Dec 2017
  14. Add The Auckland Project - Behind the Scenes to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    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
  15. 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
  16. Add Durham University Oriental Museum: Resilience within the Rubble to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    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
  17. Add The Auckland Project - St Peter's Chapel Tours to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Market Place, Bishop Auckland

    Join our knowledgeable guides in these 45 min tours exploring the history of the chapel, with anecdotes of the bishops who worshiped here and stories of the Northern Saints featured in the magnificent stained glass windows.

    Venue

    The Auckland Project, Bishop Auckland

    Dates

    From:
    27 May 2017to17 Dec 2017Various Opening Times
  18. 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 2018
  19. Add Beamish Museum - May Day Celebrations to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    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
  20. Add Durham University Oriental Museum: Hills are High to your Itinerary

    Type

    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