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  1. Add Barnard Castle 1940's Weekend to your Itinerary

    Barnard Castle 1940's Weekend

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    Type:

    Heritage

    BARNARD CASTLE

    A weekend of living history.  Celebrating the camaraderie, costume, vehicles and music of the period.  Wartime re- enactment, 1940's entertainment & historical displays.  

    Dates

    From:
    19 June 2020to21 June 2020
  2. Add The Auckland Project: Young Archaeologist Club to your Itinerary

    The Auckland Project: Young Archaeologist Club

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Bishop Auckland

    One Saturday a month, children from 11 to 16 will have the opportunity to join our Young Archaeologists’ Club, exploring archaeology with our Learning Officers and learning more about the stories of the past and the Bishops of Durham.

    Young…

    Dates

    From:
    8 Feb 2020
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    14 Mar 2020
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    11 Apr 2020
  3. Add 'Countdown to 25' to your Itinerary

    'Countdown to 25'

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Shildon

    Full details to be confirmed.

    Dates

    From:
    19 Sept 2020to20 Sept 2020
  4. Add Meccano Exhibition- Beamish Museum to your Itinerary

    Meccano Exhibition- Beamish Museum

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage

    Stanley

    See the wonderful creations of The North East Meccano Society at the Meccano Exhibition.

    For more than 100 years, Meccano has inspired people of all ages to bring their ideas and imagination to life.

    Devised by Frank Hornby (who was also…

    Dates

    From:
    18 Apr 2020to19 Apr 2020
  5. Add Lego®: Building The Bowes Museum to your Itinerary

    Lego®: Building The Bowes Museum

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Barnard Castle

    Everyone of all ages, from children to the young at heart, can see our Museum in a new way – recreate our history and collections in LEGO®! Start with building some of the objects from our collection that tell the story of John and Joséphine.

    Venue

    The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

    Dates

    From:
    25 May 2019to23 Feb 2020
  6. Add Norman Cornish - Coming Home: Spennymoor Town Hall to your Itinerary

    Norman Cornish - Coming Home: Spennymoor Town Hall

    Type

    Type:

    Exhibition

    High Street, Spennymoor

    An amazing display of Norman Cornish work infused onto glass with back lighting. Also available within the Town Hall’s Bob Abley Art Gallery is the ‘Durham Miners Gala Exhibition’  by Cornish, complimented by a range of other top regional artists…

    Dates

    From:
    1 Apr 2020to31 Dec 2020Various Opening Times
  7. Add Kynren - An Epic Tale of England to your Itinerary

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    Kynren - An Epic Tale of England

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    Type:

    Performance

    Toronto, Bishop Auckland

    From daylight to starlight watch legends come to life in a thrilling tale told on an epic scale - 2,000 years in the making. Unique in the UK, this world-class performance takes place on a 7.5-acre outdoor stage complete with its own lake and…

    Dates

    From:
    1 Aug 2020to12 Sept 2020

    Indicative Availability

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  8. Add History Walk: Durham Cathedral to your Itinerary

    History Walk: Durham Cathedral

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    Type:

    Walking Event

    A chance to experience a walking tour of Durham Cathedral's historic woodlands and riverbanks guided by an expert walk leader. Starts from the cathedral visitor desk.

    Dates

    From:
    14 Mar 2020Open 10:30 - 10:30
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    6 June 2020Open 10:30 - 10:30
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    12 Sept 2020Open 10:30 - 10:30
  9. Durham City Classic Car Gala

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    Type:

    Family Fun

    A chance to see some fantastic cars from great movies or bring back youthful memories of those vehicles of yesteryear.  Held at millennium place and market place Durham city. 

    Dates

    From:
    31 Aug 2020
  10. Add Flag Weekend - Beamish Museum to your Itinerary

    Flag Weekend - Beamish Museum

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Beamish

    Flag Days were held by organisations during the First World War to raise money for causes including soldiers on the front line, prisoners of war and support for disabled servicemen. Whilst we will not be raising money for charity, we will be…

    Dates

    From:
    9 May 2020to10 May 2020
  11. Add Brass at Beamish to your Itinerary

    Brass at Beamish

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage

    Beamish

    Brass at Beamish.

    Dates

    From:
    14 June 2020
  12. Add Norman Cornish - The Sketchbooks: Palace Green Library to your Itinerary

    Norman Cornish - The Sketchbooks: Palace Green Library

    Type

    Type:

    Exhibition

    Palace Green, Durham City

    For Norman Cornish, sketching was second nature; an inherent part of his everday life.  This exhibition of little seen sketchbooks will present a new dimension to the artist's practice, focusing on his observations of life, landscapes and family,…

    Dates

    From:
    16 Nov 2019to23 Feb 2020Open 10:00 - 17:00
  13. Add May Day Celebrations at Beamish! to your Itinerary

    May Day Celebrations at Beamish!

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Beamish, Stanley

    Join us on 2nd and 3rd May for a host of May Day activities! Did you know that May Day was one of the biggest annual celebrations in Edwardian times? There will be music, Maypole dancing and much more!

    Dates

    From:
    2 May 2020to3 May 2020
  14. Add Shrove Tuesday: Beamish Museum to your Itinerary

    Shrove Tuesday: Beamish Museum

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    Type:

    Food Events

    Beamish

    Celebrate Shrove Tuesday with a pancake or two at Beamish!

    Traditionally, Shrove Tuesday, otherwise known as Pancake Day, was an opportunity to use up rich foods, such as eggs, milk and sugar before the fasting season of Lent where people would,…

    Dates

    From:
    25 Feb 2020
  15. Add Blacksmith and Poppy Making Workshops :The South Causey Inn to your Itinerary

    Blacksmith and Poppy Making Workshops :The South Causey Inn

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage

    STANLEY

    Suitable for both ladies and gents, during the session you will learn traditional blacksmithing techniques with the outcome of a forged masterpiece.
    10 till 12, 12.30 till 14.30, 15:00 till 17:00.

    Dates

    From:
    29 Feb 2020
    From:
    28 Mar 2020
  16. Add North East Police History Society: Beamish Museum to your Itinerary

    North East Police History Society: Beamish Museum

    Type

    Type:

    Exhibition

    Beamish

    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. Visit the North East Police History Society exhibition and learn about policing in the past.

    Dates

    From:
    20 June 2020to21 June 2020
  17. Add Locomotion: Festival Of Steam to your Itinerary

    Locomotion: Festival Of Steam

    Type

    Type:

    Festival

    Dale Road , Shildon

    A celebration of steam power held at Locomotion, full event details to be confirmed. 

    Venue

    Locomotion, Shildon

    Dates

    From:
    8 May 2020to10 May 2020Various Opening Times
  18. Add Summer of Fun: Beamish Museum to your Itinerary

    Summer of Fun: Beamish Museum

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    Type:

    Summer Event

    Beamish

    Summer of Fun at Beamish Museum. 

    Dates

    From:
    18 July 2020to31 Aug 2020
  19. Add Easter Celebrations at Beamish to your Itinerary

    Easter Celebrations at Beamish

    Type

    Type:

    Easter

    Beamish, Stanley

    Enjoy a cracking day out at Beamish this Easter with lots of egg-citing activities happening at the museum.

    Dates

    From:
    5 Apr 2020to13 Apr 2020
  20. Add Beamish Museum - Quoits Weekend to your Itinerary

    Beamish Museum - Quoits Weekend

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    Type:

    Sporting Event

    Beamish

    Quoits is a sporting event, which is similar to the game hoopla, has been associated with mining communities for many years.

    Quoits has been described as a developed form of horseshoe pitching and the name originates from Ancient Greece. Similar to…

    Dates

    From:
    4 July 2020to5 July 2020