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  1. Add Heritage Open Days 2019  - Durham Castle Tours to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019 - Durham Castle Tours

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    Participatory Event

    Palace Green, Durham City

    Experience a self-guided visit to Durham Castle and stroll around at your own pace on Sunday 15th Sept or take part in a free guided tour on Thursday 19th.

    A 1000 year old castle, which was once the seat of po

    Venue

    Durham Castle Tours, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    19 Sept 2019Open 10:15 - 16:15
  2. Add Heritage Open Days 2019: Friends of The Stockton and Darlington Railway and the Brusselton Incline Group Historical Walk to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019: Friends of The Stockton and Darlington Railway and the Brusselton Incline Group Historical Walk

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    Type:

    Heritage Open Days

    SHILDON

    Historical walk along a section of the original track bed in the footsteps of our founding pioneers. The walk will go from Brusselton Accommodation Bridge to Hildyard’s Bridge, New Shildon. 10:15 meet

    Venue

    Durham Town Hall, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    22 Sept 2019Open 10:15 - 10:15
  3. Add Heritage Open Days 2019: Durham Town Hall to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019: Durham Town Hall

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    Type:

    Heritage Open Days

    Durham City

    The Grade II listed Durham Town Hall houses many atmospheric spaces, fascinating histories, and long held traditions; many of which continue to this day. The Hall remains the official office of the Mayor of Durham and the Mayoral Bodyguard, a…

    Venue

    Durham Town Hall, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    13 Sept 2019to22 Sept 2019Open 10:00 - 15:00
  4. Add Heritage Open Days 2019:  RC Church of Our Lady of Mercy & St Godric to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019: RC Church of Our Lady of Mercy & St Godric

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    Heritage Open Days

    Durham City

    An oasis of peace in the bustle of the city, the Church of Our Lady of Mercy and St. Godric, built in 1864 stands proudly at the top of Castle Chare bank. Lovingly restored after the fire of 1985.

    Dates

    From:
    13 Sept 2019to22 Sept 2019Open 11:00 - 17:00
  5. Add Heritage Open Days 2019 - Oriental Museum: Special Event to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019 - Oriental Museum: Special Event

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    Heritage

    South Road, Durham

    ​​​​​​​Heritage Open Day: Special Event.
    Curator-led tour of the galleries telling some behind-the-scenes stories of our collections.

    Dates

    From:
    21 Sept 2019Open 11:00 - 14:00
  6. Add Heritage Open Days 2019: Dare to Dream Workshop in the Miners Hall Durham to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019: Dare to Dream Workshop in the Miners Hall Durham

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    Heritage Open Days

    3 Flass Street, Durham City

    Dare to Dream Craftist Workshop : you will be working in the historic Miners' Hall, Durham to create a beautiful cloud representing your dreams for our community.

    Dates

    From:
    21 Sept 2019Open 10:00 - 12:00
  7. Heritage Open Days 2019

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Heritage Open Days is England's largest festival of history and culture, every year in September, places across the country throw open their doors to celebrate their heritage, community and history.

    Dates

    From:
    13 Sept 2019to22 Sept 2019
  8. Add Heritage Open Days 2019: Durham Community Association At Shakespeare Hall to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019: Durham Community Association At Shakespeare Hall

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    Heritage

    DURHAM

    See what happens behind the Green Door! Our event features talks on Durham's North Road in the 1890s and the busy role that Shakespeare Hall and Durham Community Association have played in city life for generations.

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  9. Add Heritage Open Days 2019: Self-Led Children's Trail to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019: Self-Led Children's Trail

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    Family Fun

    STOCKTON-ON-TEES

    Come along during Heritage Open Days to pick up our special Georgian themed children's trail from the Gift Shop. Suitable for those of primary school age, the trail is free of charge and includes a themed sticker on completion. 10:00 - 16:00

    Dates

    From:
    13 Sept 2019to22 Sept 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  10. Add Heritage Open Days 2019: St Margaret of Antioch to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019: St Margaret of Antioch

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    Heritage Open Days

    Durham City

    St Margaret of Antioch church building dates from the mid-twelfth century, and much of the stonework (as well as the font) is original. It is one of just two parish churches in the City with a Grade One listing.

    Dates

    From:
    20 Sept 2019to21 Sept 2019Various Opening Times
  11. Add Heritage Open Days 2019: Discover Derwentcote tour to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019: Discover Derwentcote tour

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    Heritage Open Days

    Hamsterley Colliery

    Find out how iron was turned into steel hundreds of years ago at Derwentcote Steel Furnace.
    A rare opportunity to see inside this 18th century furnace which is a Grade 1 Listed Building and is one of the few remaining examples of this type of…

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  12. Add Heritage Open Days 2019:  St Chad’s College to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019: St Chad’s College

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    Heritage Open Days

    Durham City

    A chance to see behind the green doors inside one of the Bailey Colleges of Durham University. St Chad's occupies a series of 18th century houses along North Bailey, many traces of which survive within the present college complex. 10:30, 14:00

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  13. Add Heritage Open Days 2019: HISTORIC BISHOP AUCKLAND to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019: HISTORIC BISHOP AUCKLAND

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    Heritage Open Days

    BISHOP AUCKLAND

    Join Historic England’s Architectural Investigators on a journey down the high street to explore the various architectural styles and building types that form the rich history and architectural legacy of Bishop Auckland. 10:30 - 14:00 Booking is…

    Venue

    Durham Town Hall, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    18 Sept 2019Open 10:30 - 14:00
  14. Heritage Open Days 2019 - Durham Crematorium

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    Heritage Open Days

    Durham City

    Opened in 1960, designed by J. P. Chaplin. This is a rare chance to see behind the scenes, learn about cremation and view this rich and beautifully detailed building and its grounds. Various tour times.

    Dates

    From:
    19 Sept 2019to22 Sept 2019Various Opening Times
  15. Heritage Open Days 2019 - Brancepeth Castle

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    Type:

    Heritage Open Days

    Brancepeth

    Tours of this Grade I medieval castle, home of the Nevilles, Earls of Westmorland. Substantial medieval survival supplemented by major new building designed by John Paterson (begun 1818) and Anthony Salvin (c.1860).

    Venue

    Brancepeth Castle, Brancepeth

    Dates

    From:
    19 Sept 2019to22 Sept 2019Various Opening Times
  16. Heritage Open Days 2019 - Durham City Crime & Punishment Guided Walk

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    Type:

    Heritage Open Days

    Durham City

    Explore the darker side of Durham’s history. The walk looks at various locations in Durham City associated with crimes and their punishment, from the Middle Ages to the present day, and take in places of execution and imprisonment.

    Dates

    From:
    17 Sept 2019Open 13:00 - 14:30