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  1. Add The Auckland Project: The Origins of British Landscape to your Itinerary

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    Heritage

    Bishop Auckland

    The exhibition in the Bishop Trevor Gallery, a space which has never previously been open to the public. This exhibition explores the inception and development of the British landscape tradition in the 2nd half of the 18th century.

    Dates

    From:
    1 June 2019to8 Sept 2019Various Opening Times
  2. Add Beamish Museum - Traditional Sweets & Treats Experience to your Itinerary

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    Heritage

    STANLEY

    Our experienced Period Food team will teach you everything you need to know to make a selection of delicious ‘Sweets and Treats’ If you can resist eating them as soon as they are made you can take them home.

    Dates

    From:
    20 Sept 2019Open 12:30 - 16:00
  3. Add Norman Cornish - The Sketchbooks: Palace Green Library to your Itinerary

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    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
  4. Add Beamish Museum - Wattle and Daub Introductory Experience to your Itinerary

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    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
  5. Add Palace Green Library - Living on the Hills: 10,000 Years of Durham to your Itinerary

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    Exhibition

    Durham City

    This permanent exhibition uses objects from Museum of Archaeology, alongside objects from across Durham University and other regional museums to explore the last 10,000 years of Durham.

    Dates

    From:
    26 July 2014to26 July 2020Various Opening Times
  6. Add Norman Cornish - The Portraits: The Gala Gallery to your Itinerary

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    Exhibition

    Millennium Place, Durham City

    Portraiture was an important part of Norman Cornish's artistic practice.  This exhibition features self-portraits from throughout his career showing his stylistic development as well as insights into the man himself alongside informal images of his…

    Dates

    From:
    30 June 2019to1 Sept 2019Various Opening Times
  7. Add Self-guided visits at Durham Castle to your Itinerary

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    Heritage

    Durham

    Self-Guided days are unique as you can discover Durham Castle for yourself without going on a guided tour. Our knowledgeable guides and volunteers will be throughout Durham Castle to answer your questions and share some of the stories and hidden…

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    31 July 2019Open 11:15 - 16:00
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    27 Aug 2019Open 11:15 - 16:00
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    28 Aug 2019Open 11:15 - 16:00
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    28 Aug 2019Open 11:15 - 16:00
  8. Add Beamish Museum - Observe and Draw Experience to your Itinerary

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    Heritage

    STANLEY

    Have you ever wanted to learn how to draw or wished you could brush up on your artistic skills? In the beautiful and unique setting of our Edwardian Pit Village join artist Yvonne Williamson as she teaches and supports you.

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    From:
    28 Sept 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  9. Add Locomotion: Flying Scotsman to your Itinerary

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    Family Fun

    Shildon

    Taking a break from its busy touring schedule, Flying Scotsman will go on display both outdoors and inside our Collection Building. You'll have the chance to take steam rides along our railway line, following the same route as locomotives on the…

    Dates

    From:
    11 July 2019to1 Aug 2019
  10. Add Oriental Museum: Shady Shadows to your Itinerary

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    Family Fun

    Durham

    Make a traditional Chinese shadow puppet. 

    Dates

    From:
    17 Aug 2019Open 13:00 - 15:00
  11. Add Oriental Museum: Zingy Zen to your Itinerary

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    Family Fun

    Durham

    Make your own zen garden.

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    From:
    21 Aug 2019Open 13:00 - 15:00
  12. Add Norman Cornish - A Man of Destiny: The Greenfield Gallery to your Itinerary

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    Exhibition

    Newton Aycliffe

    The exhibition chronicles the journey of Norman Cornish and the great determination and resilience he showed to become a professional artist. Featuring personal quotes from Cornish and an interesting narrative, the exhibition highlights key moments…

    Dates

    From:
    10 Oct 2019to11 Dec 2019Various Opening Times
  13. Add Beamish Museum - Proggy Mat Workshop to your Itinerary

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    Heritage

    Beamish

    Be inspired by Beamish Museum’s collection of original and unique proggy mats! Make your own proggy mat and take it home, along with your own mat making kit.

    Dates

    From:
    5 Oct 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00

    Indicative Availability

    Book Beamish Museum - Proggy Mat Workshop Online (opens in a new window)

  14. Add North Pennines AONB: Wild Wednesday: Campfire Cookery to your Itinerary

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    Heritage

    BARNARD CASTLE

    Cook delicious grub over a campfire. 

    Venue

    Bowlees Visitor Centre, Newbiggin

    Dates

    From:
    31 July 2019Open 10:30 - 15:30
  15. Add Oriental Museum: Beautiful Bes Jars to your Itinerary

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    Family Fun

    Durham

    Bes was the Ancient Egyptian God of children. Ex[plore our Ancient Egyptian galleries and make your own Bes jar. 

    Dates

    From:
    30 Aug 2019Open 13:00 - 15:00
  16. Add Locomotion: Shildon Gala to your Itinerary

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    Exhibition

    Shildon

    Celebrating Locomotion's first 15 years,  featuring guest locomotives, community railway displays and more

    Dates

    From:
    21 Sept 2019to22 Sept 2019Open 10:00 - 17:00
  17. Add Weardale Festival 2019 - Weardale Past and Present - People and Places to your Itinerary

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    Festival

    Stanhope

    The third Weardale Festival opens on Sat 3rd August in St Thomas's Church, Stanhope. This annual celebration of the  Dale is put on jointly by the Weardale Museum and St Thomas's Church. This year the Festival takes the form of a photographic…

    Dates

    From:
    3 Aug 2019to11 Aug 2019
  18. Add Durham Cathedral: Mapping The World to your Itinerary

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    Exhibition

    Durham City

    An exhibition in Open Treasure, Durham Cathedral's award-winning museum experience, showcasing the exquisite and extraordinary maps, charts and atlases in the Durham Cathedral Library collections, including early maps of Durham.

    Venue

    Durham Cathedral Towers, Durham City

    Durham Cathedral, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    7 Oct 2019to18 Jan 2020Various Opening Times

    Indicative Availability

    Book Durham Cathedral: Mapping The World Online (opens in a new window)

  19. Add Beamish: Dig for Victory to your Itinerary

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    Heritage

    Beamish

    Now in its fifth year, Dig for Victory returns from Thursday 29th August to Sunday 1st September 2019.

    Dates

    From:
    29 Aug 2019to1 Sept 2019
  20. Add Beamish: Hands-on Heritage Skills to your Itinerary

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    Heritage

    Beamish

    On Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd September 2019, come along and have a go at some traditional skills at Beamish.

    Dates

    From:
    21 Sept 2019to22 Sept 2019