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  1. Add Beamish Museum: Alverton Brass Band to your Itinerary

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    Heritage

    Beamish, Stanley

    Tap your foot along to the sound of Alverton Brass, who will be performing in Redman Park bandstand in the 1900s Town from 2pm – 4pm.

    Dates

    From:
    26 Aug 2018Open 14:00 - 16:00
  2. Add Beamish Museum: St James's Singers to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Beamish, Stanley

    St James’ Singers will be performing in the Pit Village Chapel at 11am and 2pm.

    Throughout the year the museum is lucky to have the support of many choirs including school, community and church choirs in addition to our own volunteer choir, the...

    Dates

    From:
    8 Sept 2018Open 11:00 -
  3. Add Durham Cathedral - Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Durham City

    Celebrate the mining heritage of County Durham with a fascinating exhibition in the Open Treasure Collections Gallery. 

    Venue

    Durham Cathedral, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    19 June 2018to15 Sept 2018Various Opening Times
  4. Add Auckland Project: Needle Felted Blue Tits to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Crafts

    Bishop Auckland

    Make your own felted blue tit bird. Using pure wool and a barbed needle to create a blue tit in this fun and informal workshop. All materials provided.

    £25 per person

    For more information or to book email bookings@aucklandproject.org or call 01388...

    Dates

    From:
    8 Aug 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
  5. Add Heritage Open Days - Palace Green Library, Museum of Archaeology to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Durham City

    Free entry to the permanent exhibition, Living on the Hills: 10,000 Years of Durham.  Normal opening hours apply.  No need to book, just turn up on the day. 

    Dates

    From:
    8 Sept 2018to9 Sept 2018
  6. Add Binchester Roman Festival to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Festival

    Bishop Auckland

    A battalion of Roman soldiers is preparing to march on County Durham, foot soldiers, cavalrymen and barbarians will be setting up camp at Binchester Roman Fort, near Bishop Auckland this weekend for the site's annual Roman Festival.

    Venue

    Binchester Roman Fort, Binchester

    Dates

    From:
    27 Aug 2018
  7. Add Auckland Project: Ancient Lamp and Candle Holders to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Crafts

    Bishop Auckland

    Join Graham Taylor, a potter, experimental archaeologist, ancient pottery technology specialist and TV pottery expert to bring pots to life, recreating the processes that went into their manufacture and the part they played in peoples’ lives. No...

    Dates

    From:
    1 Dec 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
  8. Add Heritage Open Days 2018 - Binchester Roman Fort to your Itinerary

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    HODs

    Bishop Auckland

    Visitors will be able to view the exceptionally well-preserved remains of not just one but two Roman bath-buildings. Since last year the facilities have undergone some major improvements and during HoDs visitors will be have free access to these.

    Venue

    Binchester Roman Fort, Binchester

    Dates

    From:
    6 Sept 2018to9 Sept 2018Open 10:30 - 16:30
    From:
    13 Sept 2018to16 Sept 2018Open 10:30 - 16:30
  9. Add Beamish Museum: Musical Mondays to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Beamish, Stanley

    Come along to our Hetton Band Hall from 1.30pm on Mondays to join in with some traditional music, songs and dance. So come and relive the tunes from the past and remember the good old days.

    Dates

    From:
    2 July 2018to30 July 2018Various Opening Times
  10. Add Beamish Museum - Agricultural Show to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Show / Display

    Beamish

    A typical country show from the early 1900s, with exciting demonstrations in the show ring, craftsmen and women demonstrating their skills and livestock and agricultural machinery on view.

    Dates

    From:
    13 Sept 2018to16 Sept 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  11. Add Locomotion: Flying Scotsman to your Itinerary

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    Family Fun

    Shildon

    Your chance to get up close to No.60103 Flying Scotsman, the world's most famous locomotive.  This iconic locomotive will be on both indoor and outdoor display, plus on selected dates visitors can enjoy a steam train ride along Locomotion’s railway...

    Dates

    From:
    11 July 2018to1 Aug 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  12. Add Beamish Museum: Twelfth Night Celebrations to your Itinerary

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    Christmas and New Year

    Stanley

    Looking for the perfect post Christmas outing? Well look no further! We invite you to join us in celebrating Twelfth Night and first footing at Pockerley Old Hall from the 27th December to 6th January (closed New Year’s Day).

    Dates

    From:
    27 Dec 2018to6 Jan 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  13. Add Beamish Museum  -  Hands-on Heritage Skills to your Itinerary

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    Participatory Event

    Beamish

    Celebrate the North East’s agricultural heritage with a season of fantastic events. Get hands-on with a whole host of fantastic heritage skills at The 1940s Farm and Pockerley.

    Dates

    From:
    22 Sept 2018to23 Sept 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  14. Add Heritage Open Days - Oriental Museum to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Heritage

    South Road, Durham

    Free entry to the Oriental Museum as part of Heritage Open Days.

    Dates

    From:
    8 Sept 2018to9 Sept 2018
    From:
    15 Sept 2018to16 Sept 2018
  15. Add The Auckland Project - The Bevin Boys: Wars Forgotton Workforce to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Market Place, Bishop Auckland

    A new temporary exhibition opens in the Mining Art Gallery this spring, celebrating the 75th anniversary of The Bevin Boys, featuring works bylocal mining artists.  In 1943 Britain was at war.

    Venue

    The Auckland Project, Bishop Auckland

    Dates

    From:
    28 Mar 2018to30 Sept 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
  16. Add Beamish Museum - Dig for Victory to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Beamish

    The first event in the five-week long Great North Festival of Agriculture, telling the story of the rich rural heritage of the North East. Help the war effort at our 1940s Farm – learn to drill with the Home Guard, meet Land Girls and Lumberjills...

    Dates

    From:
    30 Aug 2018to2 Sept 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  17. Add Bodies of Evidence: How science unearthed Durham's dark secret to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Durham City

    In November 2013 two mass burials were discovered in an area being developed as a new café for Palace Green Library. After over 350 years, a team of archaeologists from Durham University were able to confirm that the burials were some of a group of...

    Dates

    From:
    9 June 2018to7 Oct 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  18. Add Tanfield Railway - Heritage Open Days to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Marley Hill, Tanfield

    Soak in the atmosphere of the oldest working engine shed in the world, used to house & repair steam locomotives since 1854.

    Venue

    Tanfield Railway, Tanfield

    Dates

    From:
    6 Sept 2018to9 Sept 2018
  19. Add Beamish Museum: Whitley Women Community Choir to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Beamish, Stanley

    Whitley Women Community Choir will be performing in the 1900s Town.

    Throughout the year the museum is lucky to have the support of many choirs including school, community and church choirs in addition to our own volunteer choir, the groups...

    Dates

    From:
    28 July 2018Various Opening Times
  20. Add Beamish Museum: Hurworth Concert Band to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Beamish, Stanley

    Tap your foot along to the sound of Hurworth Concert Band, who will be performing in Redman Park bandstand in the 1900s Town from 2pm – 4pm.

    Dates

    From:
    28 July 2018Open 14:00 - 16:00