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  1. Add The Rising of The North: The Muster - Brancepeth Castle to your Itinerary

    The Rising of The North: The Muster - Brancepeth Castle

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    Type:

    Food Events

    Brancepeth

    Recall the night of the 1569 uprising with church bells, cannon fire, weaponry and the call to arms. Sign up to the cause and receive your first week’s wage and rations and relax in the Elizabethan atmosphere. 19:00 prompt start.


    Venue

    Brancepeth Castle, Brancepeth

    Dates

    From:
    13 Nov 2019Open 19:00 - 19:00
  2. Add The Bowes Museum: North East Resilience: A Social History on Film to your Itinerary

    The Bowes Museum: North East Resilience: A Social History on Film

    Type

    Type:

    Talks

    Barnard Castle

    Join us on an interactive cinematic journey through the social development of the North East region from WW2 to today.

    Dates

    From:
    23 Nov 2019Open 14:15 - 15:45
  3. The Bowes Museum: Behind the Scenes: The Norman Cornish Centenary Lecture

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage

    Barnard Castle

    Norman Cornish MBE was perhaps the most significant artist to emerge from the North East of England in the 20th Century.

    Dates

    From:
    11 Jan 2020Open 14:15 -
  4. Add Durham Castle Guided Tours to your Itinerary

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    Durham Castle Guided Tours

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Durham City

    Pre-booking can be made up to a week in advance of the tours.  Tickets can be purchased from Palace Green Library reception.  Timings subject change, please see Festival website for up to date information. 

    Dates

    From:
    29 Nov 2019to1 Dec 2019Various Opening Times
  5. Add Locomotion: Steam Rides to your Itinerary

    Locomotion: Steam Rides

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Dale Road , Shildon

    Travels the original line of the Stockton & Darlington Railway, past the museum's Collection Building and back towards the historic coal drops—the perfect way to see the main sights and truly appreciate the power of steam.

    Venue

    Locomotion, Shildon

    Dates

    From:
    27 Oct 2019to28 Oct 2019
  6. Add Market Hall Tours to your Itinerary

    Market Hall Tours

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    Local Events

    Durham city

    Durham Market Hall sits in the heart of Durham City … but the site wasn’t always home to Market Traders. The site was once home to a palace and gardens for the Neville’s of Raby, and once to a workhouse … 10:30 - 11:30

    Dates

    From:
    24 Oct 2019Open 10:30 - 11:30
  7. Add Mapping The World: Durham Cathedral to your Itinerary

    Mapping The World: Durham Cathedral

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    Type:

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

  8. Add Norman Cornish - A Man of Destiny: The Greenfield Gallery to your Itinerary

    Norman Cornish - A Man of Destiny: The Greenfield Gallery

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    Type:

    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
  9. Add Kynren - An Epic Tale of England to your Itinerary

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    Kynren - An Epic Tale of England

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    Performance

    Toronto, Bishop Auckland

    The UK's 'must see' spectacular live action outdoor theatre show. Prepare to be spellbound by Kynren. 

    Proudly presented by Eleven Arches on a seven-and-a-half acre stage, 1,000 cast and crew immerse you in the telling of a 2,000-year tale; the…

    Dates

    From:
    1 Aug 2020to12 Sept 2020

    Indicative Availability

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

  10. Add October Half Term at Beamish Museum to your Itinerary

    October Half Term at Beamish Museum

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    Type:

    Heritage

    STANLEY

    Have a half term to remember this October at Beamish Museum where we'll have lots of fun for all the family! 

    Dates

    From:
    26 Oct 2019to3 Nov 2019
  11. Add The Bowes Museum: Beginners Pastels to your Itinerary

    The Bowes Museum: Beginners Pastels

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Barnard Castle

    Norman Cornish' pastel technique is reminiscent of Toulouse, Lautrec and Degas, invoking the landscape and atmosphere of the mining community where he lived

    Dates

    From:
    18 Jan 2020Open 10:00 - 12:00
  12. Add Museum of Archaeology -  Prehistoric Pioneers to your Itinerary

    Museum of Archaeology - Prehistoric Pioneers

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Durham City

    Explore life in ancient Britain, from warfare to rituals, and the way Bronze Age people buried weapons and treasure in hidden hoards. Curated by the Museum and Artefact studies MA students, this exhibition gives a face to prehistoric people.

    Dates

    From:
    14 June 2019to24 Nov 2019
  13. Add The Bowes Museum: Developing a Personal Sketchbook to your Itinerary

    The Bowes Museum: Developing a Personal Sketchbook

    Type

    Type:

    Historical

    Barnard Castle

    Norman Cornish' sketchbooks are an amazing record of the everyday beauty and stark realities of life in mining communities.

    Dates

    From:
    18 Jan 2020Open 13:30 - 16:00
  14. Add Palace Green Library - Living on the Hills: 10,000 Years of Durham to your Itinerary

    Palace Green Library - Living on the Hills: 10,000 Years of Durham

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    Type:

    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
  15. Add Fairground Reminiscence to your Itinerary

    Fairground Reminiscence

    Type

    Type:

    Exhibition

    Millennium Place, Durham City

    An immersive, interactive exhibition experience for all the family, celebrating the heritage of fairgrounds and the showman community behind them. Featuring memoirs of showmen and childhood tales of growing up with the fair.

    Dates

    From:
    30 Nov 2019to25 Jan 2020
  16. Add A Day in the life of a Georgian Maid at Beamish Museum to your Itinerary

    A Day in the life of a Georgian Maid at Beamish Museum

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    Type:

    Heritage

    STANLEY

    Come and join us for the day at beautiful Pockerley Old Hall as we go about our work and discover what life was like as a Georgian Maid. Don period costume and step back in time to help with the seasonal daily tasks!

    Dates

    From:
    19 Oct 2019Open 10:00 - 15:30
  17. Add Afternoon Tea in the Chapter House: Durham Cathedral to your Itinerary

    Afternoon Tea in the Chapter House: Durham Cathedral

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Durham City

    Enjoy a tour of Durham Cathedral followed by afternoon tea served in the Chapter House, the filming location for Professor McGonagall's classroom in the first two Harry Potter films. 13:30 

    Venue

    Durham Cathedral Towers, Durham City

    Durham Cathedral, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    26 Oct 2019Open 13:30 - 13:30
  18. Add David Butler - 'Grave and Commanding Beauty' - 900 years of visitor views on Durham to your Itinerary

    David Butler - 'Grave and Commanding Beauty' - 900 years of visitor views on Durham

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage

    Durham

    Most visitors to Durham over the centuries have been overawed by the majesty of the Cathedral and Castle but sometimes, comments on the city have been less than complimentary. Join local historian David Butler as he discusses Durham visitor…

    Dates

    From:
    19 Oct 2019Open 13:00 - 14:00
  19. Add The Rising of The North: An evening of Elizabethan music - Brancepeth Castle to your Itinerary

    The Rising of The North: An evening of Elizabethan music - Brancepeth Castle

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Brancepeth

    An evening of period music, song and poetry with Jeni Melia, the Lachrimae Consort and lutist, Wilfred Foxe and others. Includes canapes and exhibition.

    Venue

    Brancepeth Castle, Brancepeth

    Dates

    From:
    19 Oct 2019Open 19:00 - 19:00
  20. 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