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  1. 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

    Type

    Type:

    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
  2. Add The Bowes Museum  -  The Power And The Virtue: Guido Reni's Death Of Lucretia to your Itinerary

    The Bowes Museum - The Power And The Virtue: Guido Reni's Death Of Lucretia

    Type

    Type:

    Historical

    Barnard Castle

    This is the first exhibition outside London dedicated to the Italian Baroque master Guido Reni, presenting the artist and his relevance in Western art history.

    Venue

    The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

    Dates

    From:
    26 Oct 2019to20 Jan 2020
  3. Add Great North Festival of Agriculture at Beamish Museum to your Itinerary

    Great North Festival of Agriculture at Beamish Museum

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Beamish

    The Great North Festival of Agriculture is a month-long celebration of the region’s rural heritage. Featuring everything from vehicles and vegetables to harvest celebrations and heritage skills, there’s plenty of fun to be had for all the family.

    Dates

    From:
    29 Aug 2019to22 Sept 2019
  4. Add Heritage Open Days 2019 - Oriental Museum: Special Event to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019 - Oriental Museum: Special Event

    Type

    Type:

    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
  5. Add Family History for Beginners to your Itinerary

    Family History for Beginners

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage

    Durham City

    Back by popular demand, this three week course is led by one of our archivists and is perfect for budding genealogists looking for some help getting started on your family tree.

    Dates

    From:
    19 Sept 2019Open 18:00 - 20:00
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    20 Sept 2019Open 10:00 - 12:00
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    26 Sept 2019Open 18:00 - 20:00
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    27 Sept 2019Open 10:00 - 12:00
  6. The Bowes Museum: Behind the Scenes: The Norman Cornish Centenary Lecture

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage

    Barnard Castle

    Norman Cornish MBE was perhaps the most significant artist to emerge from the North East of England in the 20th Century.

    Dates

    From:
    11 Jan 2020Open 14:15 -
  7. Add My Own World to your Itinerary

    My Own World

    Type

    Type:

    Exhibition

    Millennium Place, Durham City

    Take a journey through young people’s eyes as they tell you their stories with images and words, sharing their sense of place and identity in south west Durham.  Young people, aged 10 to 19, worked with photographer Lee Dobson and creative writer Dr…

    Dates

    From:
    14 Sept 2019to2 Nov 2019
  8. Add The Bowes Museum - WW1 Bookclub to your Itinerary

    The Bowes Museum - WW1 Bookclub

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage

    Barnard Castle

    Join our friendly book group to chat about books relating to WW1.  Please book by phone, email or website. 

    Venue

    The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

    Dates

    From:
    20 Nov 2019Open 14:30 - 16:00
  9. Add Norman Cornish - A Slice of Life: Mining Art Gallery to your Itinerary

    Norman Cornish - A Slice of Life: Mining Art Gallery

    Type

    Type:

    Exhibition

    Market Place, Bishop Auckland

    As part of a countywide celebration, the centenary of Cornish’s birth will be marked by a special exhibition. Co-curated by members of the local community. Residents from Spennymoor to explore Norman’s work & select their favourite paintings.

    Dates

    From:
    6 Apr 2019to5 Jan 2020Open 10:00 - 16:00

    Indicative Availability

    Book Norman Cornish - A Slice of Life: Mining Art Gallery Online (opens in a new window)

  10. Add The Bowes Museum: Beginners Pastels to your Itinerary

    The Bowes Museum: Beginners Pastels

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage

    Barnard Castle

    Norman Cornish' pastel technique is reminiscent of Toulouse, Lautrec and Degas, invoking the landscape and atmosphere of the mining community where he lived

    Dates

    From:
    18 Jan 2020Open 10:00 - 12:00
  11. Add Community Day at Auckland Castle to your Itinerary

    Community Day at Auckland Castle

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage

    Bishop Auckland

    After three years of conservation work, Auckland Castle re-opens its doors on Saturday, 2 November. Join us to celebrate the opening and be the first to see inside the Castle. There will be a ribbon cutting at 10:30am before live entertainment and…

    Venue

    The Auckland Project, Bishop Auckland

    Dates

    From:
    2 Nov 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  12. Add Tanfield Railway - 1940's Weekend 1 to your Itinerary

    Tanfield Railway - 1940's Weekend 1

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage

    Old Marley Hill, Tanfield

    Music, dance and costumes from the forties! Experience Home Front life in wartime Britain and discover about North East collieries and railways during the 1940s.

    Venue

    Tanfield Railway, Tanfield

    Dates

    From:
    21 Sept 2019to22 Sept 2019
  13. Add St Peters Chapel Guided Tours: Auckland Castle to your Itinerary

    St Peters Chapel Guided Tours: Auckland Castle

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage

    Bishop Auckland

    St Peter’s Chapel, at the former private home of the Prince Bishops of Durham, Auckland Castle, is one of the largest private chapels in Europe. It will be open from 10:00  to 16:00 on Sunday 15 and Sunday, 22 September for guided tours, taking in…

    Dates

    From:
    22 Sept 2019
  14. Add Heritage Open Days 2019: Locomotion to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days 2019: Locomotion

    Type

    Type:

    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
  15. Add Guided Walks:  Seaham Past and Present Walk to your Itinerary

    Guided Walks: Seaham Past and Present Walk

    Type

    Type:

    Guided Walk

    North Road, Seaham

    Seaham Past and Present

    Dates

    From:
    27 Sept 2019Open 10:30 - 14:00
  16. Add Wattle and Daub Introductory Experience at Beamish Museum to your Itinerary

    Wattle and Daub Introductory Experience at Beamish Museum

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage

    STANLEY

    Join a member of our Remaking Beamish Team to learn how the process of wattle and daub was used in our newest exhibit Joe the Quilter’s cottage before having a go at the building technique yourself in this very hands-on experience.

    Please note that…

    Dates

    From:
    13 Oct 2019Open 12:30 - 16:30
  17. 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

    Type

    Type:

    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
  18. Add The Auckland Project: Nationwide Masterpiece Tour 2019  - The Triumph Of Pan to your Itinerary

    The Auckland Project: Nationwide Masterpiece Tour 2019 - The Triumph Of Pan

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage

    Bishop Auckland

    Auckland Castle,  one of only three venues in the UK to display a much loved work from its collection - Nicolas Poussin’s, The Triumph of Pan - as part of a nationwide Masterpiece Tour in 2019

    Venue

    Auckland Castle Deer House and Park, Bishop Auckland

    Dates

    From:
    5 Oct 2019to5 Jan 2020
  19. Add October Half Term at Beamish Museum to your Itinerary

    October Half Term at Beamish Museum

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage

    STANLEY

    Have a half term to remember this October at Beamish Museum where we'll have lots of fun for all the family! 

    Dates

    From:
    26 Oct 2019to3 Nov 2019
  20. 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

    Type

    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