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  1. Add Heritage Open Days 2019: THE TITHE BARN to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019: THE TITHE BARN

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    Heritage Open Days

    Durham City

    An opportunity to see a rare group of medieval farm buildings, Grade II* and II, dating from 14th and 15th century. No booking required. 10-14:00

    Dates

    From:
    20 Sept 2019Open 10:00 - 14:00
  2. Add Heritage Open Days 2019: The Fitzhugh Library to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019: The Fitzhugh Library

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    Heritage

    Middleton-In-Teesdale

    Visit the hidden gem of the Fitzhugh Reference Library and its collection of photographs, books and documents from the County Palatine of Durham.
    Set up as a charitable trust in 1990 to maintain and expand an existing collection of local material…

    Dates

    From:
    13 Sept 2019to17 Sept 2019Open 10:30 - 15:00
  3. Add Heritage Open Days 2019: St Mary's Church to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019: St Mary's Church

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    Heritage Open Days

    Cockfield

    800 year old church founded by Robert de Cockfield
    c.1290. With the remains of a leper window and icons of
    the Robert de Cockfield family from the manor which was
    behind the church.
    Cockfield Memorial Glebe Garden directly opposite the church with…

    Dates

    From:
    21 Sept 2019to22 Sept 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  4. Add Heritage Open Days 2019: St Mary the Less to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019: St Mary the Less

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    Heritage Open Days

    Durham City

    From soldiers in the Norman times to students in the present day, St Mary the Less has been a place of worship for many over the years.

    Dates

    From:
    16 Sept 2019to21 Sept 2019Various Opening Times
  5. Add Heritage Open Days 2019:  Durham World Heritage Site Stonemason demonstrations to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019: Durham World Heritage Site Stonemason demonstrations

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    Heritage Open Days

    Durham

    In a special event for Heritage Open Days, one from our team of stonemasons will be demonstrating their carving techniques and talking about their craft and their experience working on Durham Cathedral’s buildings, some of which date back to 1093.

    Dates

    From:
    21 Sept 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  6. Add Heritage Open Days 2019: The Ferryhill Heritage Centre to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019: The Ferryhill Heritage Centre

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    Heritage Open Days

    Ferryhill

    Take a look at the way we used to live, the heritage centre takes a step back in time to relive the days when Ferryhill was a major player in the hustle and bustle of Co. Durham
    Re-live the days when Ferryhill had a Railway Station, a Football Team,…

    Dates

    From:
    22 Sept 2019Open 11:00 - 15:00
  7. Add Heritage Open Days 2019:Wheatley Hill Heritage Centre - Life in a Colliery Village in the Early 1900's to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019:Wheatley Hill Heritage Centre - Life in a Colliery Village in the Early 1900's

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    Heritage Open Days

    Wheatley Hill

    We will be displaying a model of a colliery cottage that existed in Wheatley Hill during the late 1800's and early 1900's. We will also have items from that era for visitors to examine and discuss.
    We are focusing on home and housing this year…

    Dates

    From:
    19 Sept 2019to21 Sept 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  8. Add Heritage Open Days 2019: Wharton Park Self-Led Site Tour to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019: Wharton Park Self-Led Site Tour

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    Heritage Open Days

    Durham City

    Join us this Heritage Open Days to pick up a printed guide to use on your self-led visit around the park. Wharton Park first opened in 1857 and has a very rich history. Pick up this printed guide to learn the many stories of its past!

    Venue

    Wharton Park, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    13 Sept 2019to22 Sept 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  9. Add Heritage Open Days 2019: Old Durham Gardens to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019: Old Durham Gardens

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    Heritage Open Days

    Benthouse Lane, South of Sherburn Road

    Restored 17th to early 18th century formal gardens. View the listed features of the gardens and on-going planting improvements throughout the gardens.

    Dates

    From:
    22 Sept 2019Open 13:00 - 16:00
  10. Add Heritage Open Days 2019: The Miners’ Hall, Redhills to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019: The Miners’ Hall, Redhills

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    Heritage Open Days

    3 Flass Street, Durham City

    Durham Miners Association are delighted to host two open days, where visitors are welcome to explore the building and grounds of the Grade II listed 'Pitman's Parliament'. 10:00 - 16:00

    Dates

    From:
    22 Sept 2019Open 11:00 - 16:00
  11. Add St Mary Magdalene Church to your Itinerary

    St Mary Magdalene Church

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    Heritage

    DURHAM

    This is a Grade 2 listed church, designed and built in 1855 by the eminent Victorian architect, William Butterfield, and consecrated in 1857.
    The church has recently undergone restorative work to the exterior stonework and has had a makeover of the…

    Dates

    From:
    16 Sept 2019to20 Sept 2019Various Opening Times
  12. Add Heritage Open Days 2019: St Helen's Church to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019: St Helen's Church

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    Heritage Open Days

    Kelloe

    St Helen's is a Grade I listed church built mid c11th. It has "St Helen's Cross", described by Architectural Historian Sir Nikolaus Pevsner as the best piece of Medieval Sculpture in County Durham, close to Kelloe Heritage Trail.
    St Helen's Cross…

    Dates

    From:
    21 Sept 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  13. Add Heritage Open Days 2019: Locomotion to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019: Locomotion

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    Heritage

    SHILDON

    Join our special themed tours to learn more about the history of the heritage buildings on the museum site, and our current project to protect and preserve the buildings for future generations. No booking required.

    Dates

    From:
    21 Sept 2019Open 16:00 - 17:00
  14. Add Heritage Open Days 2019:  St Edmund's Church, Sedgefield to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019: St Edmund's Church, Sedgefield

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    Heritage Open Days

    Sedgefield

    Built between 1246-56 with later additions, the church is dedicated to St Edmund Rich of Canterbury, a rare dedication. Features include a fine 17th screen, a font of Frosterley marble, and some brasses and stone. Full history new church booklet…

    Dates

    From:
    19 Sept 2019to21 Sept 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  15. Add Heritage Open Days 2019: Cheesedale to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019: Cheesedale

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    Heritage Open Days

    Butterknowle, Bishop Auckland

    Cheesedale is the home of Teesdale Cheesemakers where our award winning cheeses are made.
    We will give you a brief overview of cheesemaking and you will be able to see the dairy from the viewing platform and possibly the cheesemaking process,…

    Dates

    From:
    16 Sept 2019to17 Sept 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  16. Add Heritage Open Days 2019 - Oriental Museum to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019 - Oriental Museum

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    Heritage

    South Road, Durham

    Free entry throughout the Heritage Open Days - Friday 13 to Sunday 22 September.

    Dates

    From:
    13 Sept 2019to22 Sept 2019Various Opening Times
  17. Add Heritage Open Days 2019: For King and Country, First World War Guided Walks to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019: For King and Country, First World War Guided Walks

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    Heritage Open Days

    BISHOP AUCKLAND

    Guided by Dave Mawdsley from St John's School and Sixth Form College, take a walk round Bishop Auckland to view some of the homes which soldiers left during the First World War, never to return. Hear him tell the soldiers' personal stories. 11,12:30…

    Venue

    Durham Town Hall, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    21 Sept 2019Various Opening Times
  18. Add Heritage Open Days 2019: Apollo pavilion to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019: Apollo pavilion

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    Heritage Open Days

    Peterlee

    Built in 1969, one of Britain's most iconic examples of Public Art is celebrating its 50th birthday with a temporary transformation by artist Steve Messam.
    Intricately intersecting Victor Pasmore's Brutalist style structure, Messam has created a…

    Dates

    From:
    19 Sept 2019to22 Sept 2019Open 10:00 - 21:00
  19. Add Heritage Open Days 2019 - St Oswald's Church to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019 - St Oswald's Church

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    Participatory Event

    Durham City

    St Oswald's is probably the oldest of Durham city's parish churches. There is evidence for a Saxon church on the site, but the earliest visible part of the present structure is late 12th century. The tower is 15th century.

    Dates

    From:
    16 Sept 2019to22 Sept 2019Various Opening Times
  20. Add Heritage Open Days 2019: Durham Cathedral: The Chapter House to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019: Durham Cathedral: The Chapter House

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    Heritage Open Days

    Durham

    See Durham Cathedral’s Chapter House, a space rarely open to the public. It was originally where the daily business of the monastery was carried out, and is famous as Professor McGonagall’s classroom in the early Harry Potter films.

    Dates

    From:
    14 Sept 2019to21 Sept 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00