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  1. Add Beamish Museum: Wind in Your Sails to your Itinerary

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    Heritage

    Stanley

    This popular event celebrates everything linked with wind power!

    Dates

    From:
    7 July 2018to8 July 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  2. Add Bodies of Evidence: How science unearthed Durham's dark secret to your Itinerary

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    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
  3. Add Beamish Museum: Morris Car Rally to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Stanley

    On the 9th and 10th June the roads and streets at Beamish will come alive with the sights and sounds of stunning classic vehicles from the Morris Car Club.

    Dates

    From:
    9 June 2018to10 June 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  4. Add Beamish Museum - Georgian Fair to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Fete / Fair

    Beamish

    Enjoy the hustle and bustle of a Georgian Country Fair at Pockerley Waggonway from 31st May to 3rd June 2018. Experience a fair like no other as The Squire of Pockerley sets about hiring his staff for the coming months!

    Dates

    From:
    31 May 2018to3 June 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  5. Add Heritage Open Days: Durham Castle Guided Tours to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Walking Event

    Durham City

    Offering Guided Tours to be booked through Palace Green Library.  Tours at 10:15, 11:15, 12:15, 13;15, 14:15, 15:15, 16:15.  Take part in a free tour of Durham Castle.  Tours will take place hourly.  Places are limited and must be booked in advance. 

    Venue

    Durham Castle Tours, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    13 Sept 2018Open 10:15 - 16:15
  6. Add Binchester Roman Festival to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Festival

    Bishop Auckland

    The Binchester Roman Festival takes place weekend July 14/15, repeated August 27, and features groups of re-enactors. Events commence 11.00am repeated at 2.00pm.

    Dates

    From:
    14 July 2018to15 July 2018
    From:
    27 Aug 2018
  7. 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
  8. Add Palace Green Library: May Day to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Historical

    Durham

    Celebrate the May Day Bank Holiday by making your own beautiful decorations to take home with you!

    Dates

    From:
    28 May 2018to29 May 2018Open 13:00 - 15:00
  9. Add Beamish Museum: Christmas at Beamish Launch Parade to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Christmas and New Year

    Stanley

    Every year Father Christmas arrives in style for his stay at Beamish, he’s travelled to us by RAF Sea King helicopter, by motorbike, on a fire engine, as part of a nativity parade with real camels and even been escorted by unicorns!

    Dates

    From:
    17 Nov 2018to24 Dec 2018Open 10:00 - 16:00
  10. Add Durham University Oriental Museum: The Emperor's New Clothes: Transforming 19th Century Japan to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    South Road, Durham

    This year marks the 150th anniversary of the political revolution which brought the rule of the Shoguns to an end in Japan.  It began a period of major political, economic and social change in Japan. This exhibition explores these events and their...

    Dates

    From:
    15 June 2018to9 Sept 2018
  11. Add Locomotion: Autumn Steam Gala to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Dale Road , Durham City

    Join us for a celebration of steam power in our star-studded conclusion of Steam Season.  One of our biggest events of the year, the Autumn Steam Gala features guest steam locomotives for a moving celebration of steam power.

    Dates

    From:
    22 Sept 2018to23 Sept 2018
  12. Add Palace Green Library: Everyone's History - 20 years of the Portable Antiquities Scheme and the Treasure Act to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Antique Fairs

    Durham


    This exhibition celebrates 20 years of the Portable Antiquities Scheme and the Treasure Act and also the archaeology that is discovered everyday by the public.


    20 years ago a unique programme began, its aim was to record archaeological artefacts...

    Dates

    From:
    8 Nov 2017to28 May 2018Various Opening Times
  13. Add Beamish Museum: Cricket at Beamish to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage

    Stanley

    You won’t be stumped for things to do this summer – Beamish has a host of cricketing fun lined up!

    Dates

    From:
    22 July 2018Open 12:00 - 17:00
    From:
    29 July 2018
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    5 Aug 2018
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    12 Aug 2018
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    19 Aug 2018
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    26 Aug 2018
  14. 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
  15. Add Treasures of St Cuthbert to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Durham City

    The Treasures of St Cuthbert represent some of the most significant surviving Anglo-Saxon artefacts in the UK, offering a remarkable insight into the life of St Cuthbert one of North East England’s best-loved saints. 

    Venue

    Durham Cathedral, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    29 July 2017to31 Dec 2018
  16. Add Durham Cathedral: North West Tower Trips to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Participatory Event

    Durham City

    For the first time, the public will be able to climb the North West tower, and see Durham City from a new perspective. 

    Venue

    Durham Cathedral, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    27 Apr 2018to31 Dec 2018
  17. Add Beamish Museum: North East Police History Society to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Stanley

    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.

    Dates

    From:
    16 June 2018to17 June 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  18. Add Durham University Oriental Museum - Scaling the Hieights: Bringing Mountaineering Literature to Life to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Exhibition

    South Road, Durham

    An exhibition by artists Stephen, Margaret and Kate Livingstone, working with Dr Abbie Garrington of Durham University to recreate Himalayan mountain climbs in miniature.  

    Dates

    From:
    21 Sept 2018to16 Dec 2018
  19. Add Durham University Oriental Museum: The Hills are High to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Exhibition

    South Road, Durham

    An exhibition by curator/photographer Lauren Barnes, illustrating the everyday lives of South Koreans over the course of a single year.

    Dates

    From:
    9 Feb 2018to9 Sept 2018
  20. Add Beamish Museum - Sunday School Anniversary to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Performance

    Beamish

    Join The Pit Village folk as they celebrate their Sunday School Anniversary, a big event for the community, when children wearing their finery would have taken part in a service before gathering for a picnic and treat.

    Dates

    From:
    10 June 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00