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  1. Add Locomotion: Autumn Steam Gala to your Itinerary

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    Heritage

    Shildon

    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
  2. Add Lumley Castle: Elizabethan Banquets to your Itinerary

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    Participatory Event

    Chester-le-Street

    Come live like Lords and Ladies of a bygone age and experience a great night out at Lumley Castle’s award winning Elizabethan Banquet.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2018to31 Dec 2018
  3. Add Beamish Museum: St James's Singers to your Itinerary

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    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 -
  4. Add Heritage Open Days 2018 - Escomb Saxon Church to your Itinerary

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    HODs

    Escomb

    Have a guided tour of this ancient, Anglo-Saxon Church, built in the 7th century, and learn about its history and heritage.

    Dates

    From:
    8 Sept 2018to9 Sept 2018Open 13:00 - 17:00
  5. 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
  6. Add Heritage Open Days 2018 - Chester-le-Street Heritage Trail Walk to your Itinerary

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    HODs

    Chester-le-Street

    Follow the Heritage Trail starting at the Parish Church. Walk hosted by Dorothy Hall (Local Historian) and members of Chester-le-Street Heritage Group. Hear some of the unusual stories associated with the town. Pre-booking required.

    Dates

    From:
    9 Sept 2018Open 14:00 - 15:30
    From:
    16 Sept 2018Open 14:00 - 15:30
  7. Add Heritage Open Days - Western Art Collection: Behind the scenes Art Tour to your Itinerary

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    Heritage

    DURHAM

    Guided tour of University artworks not currently on display.  Learn more about the collection and how we care for it. Contact artcollection@durham.ac.uk

    Dates

    From:
    8 Sept 2018Open 11:00 - 11:00
  8. Add Beamish Museum: Whitley Women Community Choir to your Itinerary

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    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
  9. 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
  10. Add Beamish Museum: Classic Car Day to your Itinerary

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    Heritage

    Stanley

    On Sunday 30th September 2018, Beamish is hosting its annual Classic Car Day. The North East Club for Pre-War Automobiles have organised the event, which last year saw 425 vehicles dating from 1920 onwards, on display on the Events Field for...

    Dates

    From:
    30 Sept 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  11. 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
  12. Add Museum of Archaeology - Exhibition exploring women in archaeology as part of Vote 100 to your Itinerary

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    Exhibition

    Durham City

    The MA Museum and Artefacts students are curating an exhibition exploring women in archaeology as part of Vote 100.

    Venue

    Museum of Archaeology, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    5 June 2018to4 Nov 2018
  13. Add Heritage Open Days: Durham Castle Guided Tours to your Itinerary

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    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
  14. Add Beamish Museum: Musical Mondays to your Itinerary

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    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
  15. Add Beamish Museum - Leek Show to your Itinerary

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    Festival

    Beamish

    Pack up your potatoes and bring your beetroot to enter the Leek Show. The hotly-contested event sees visitors, staff and volunteers enter their home-grown produce, plus a grand charity auction of entries to close the event.

    Dates

    From:
    8 Sept 2018to9 Sept 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  16. Add Durham Castle: Self-Guided Visits To Durham Castle to your Itinerary

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    Family Fun

    Durham City

    Experience a self-guided visit to Durham Castle and stroll around at your own pace.  Our knowledge guides and volunteers will be around to answer your questions and share some of the stories and hidden histories of the Castle. Normal charges apply.

    Venue

    Durham Castle Tours, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    8 Aug 2018Open 11:15 - 16:15
    From:
    14 Aug 2018
    From:
    29 Aug 2018
  17. Add Kynren - An Epic Tale of England to your Itinerary

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    Performance

    Toronto, Bishop Auckland

    Bringing 2000 years of history, myth and legend to life in a spectacular family entertainment for all ages! Kynren is a first for the UK, Kynren - An Epic Tale of England the action-packed live blockbuster performed by a cast and crew of 1,000. 

    Dates

    From:
    30 June 2018to15 Sept 2018

    Indicative Availability

    Book Kynren - An Epic Tale of England Online (opens in a new window)

  18. Add Beamish Museum: NASUWT Concert Band to your Itinerary

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    Heritage

    Beamish, Stanley

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

    Dates

    From:
    11 Aug 2018Open 14:00 - 16:00
  19. Add Beamish Museum: Harvest Festival and Harvest Home to your Itinerary

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    Show / Display

    Beamish

    A celebration of the safe gathering of the harvest.

    Dates

    From:
    29 Sept 2018to30 Sept 2018Open 10:00 - 17:00
  20. 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