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  1. Add Museum of Archaeology -  Prehistoric Pioneers to your Itinerary

    Museum of Archaeology - Prehistoric Pioneers

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    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
  2. Add Norman Cornish - A Slice of Life: Mining Art Gallery to your Itinerary

    Norman Cornish - A Slice of Life: Mining Art Gallery

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    Exhibition

    Market Place, Bishop Auckland

    As part of a countywide celebration, the centenary of Cornish’s birth will be marked by a special exhibition. Co-curated by members of the local community. Residents from Spennymoor to explore Norman’s work & select their favourite paintings.

    Dates

    From:
    6 Apr 2019to5 Jan 2020Open 10:00 - 16:00

    Indicative Availability

    Book Norman Cornish - A Slice of Life: Mining Art Gallery Online (opens in a new window)

  3. 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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    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
  4. Add Norman Cornish - The Definitive Collection: The Bowes Museum to your Itinerary

    Norman Cornish - The Definitive Collection: The Bowes Museum

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Barnard Castle

    This major retrospective tells the story of his enduring career with the most comprehensive collection of his work ever assembled, including a number of previously unseen pieces.

    Venue

    The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

    Dates

    From:
    16 Nov 2019to23 Feb 2020
  5. 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
  6. Add Hamsterley Forest: Bushcraft Survival skills weekend to your Itinerary

    Hamsterley Forest: Bushcraft Survival skills weekend

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    Type:

    Outdoor Event

    Redford

    Bushcraft survival essentials with top northern bushcraft teacher, Bruce Ferguson, with over 30 years bushcrafts experience.

    Venue

    Hamsterley Forest, Hamsterley Forest

    Dates

    From:
    19 Oct 2019to20 Oct 2019
  7. 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
  8. 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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    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
  9. 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
  10. Add Twelfth Night Celebrations at Beamish Museum to your Itinerary

    Twelfth Night Celebrations at Beamish Museum

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    Christmas and New Year

    Stanley

    Coal for warmth, coins for prosperity, bread for food, salt for flavour . . . take part in traditional Twelfth Night celebrations at Beamish this winter.

    Dates

    From:
    27 Dec 2019to5 Jan 2020
  11. Add Market Hall Tours to your Itinerary

    Market Hall Tours

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    Type:

    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
  12. Add The Bowes Museum - WW1 Bookclub to your Itinerary

    The Bowes Museum - WW1 Bookclub

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    Type:

    Heritage

    Barnard Castle

    Join our friendly book group to chat about books relating to WW1.  Please book by phone, email or website. 

    Venue

    The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

    Dates

    From:
    20 Nov 2019Open 14:30 - 16:00
  13. Add Young Archaeologists' Club: Auckland Project to your Itinerary

    Young Archaeologists' Club: Auckland Project

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage

    Bishop Auckland

    One Saturday a month, children from 7 to 11 will have the opportunity to join our Young Archaeologists’ Club, exploring archaeology with our Learning Officers and learning more about the stories of the past and the Bishops of Durham. Booking…

    Venue

    The Auckland Project, Bishop Auckland

    Dates

    From:
    9 Nov 2019
    From:
    14 Dec 2019
  14. 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:
    12 Sept 2020

    Indicative Availability

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

  15. 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
  16. 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

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    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
  17. Add Norman Cornish - The Sketchbooks: Palace Green Library to your Itinerary

    Norman Cornish - The Sketchbooks: Palace Green Library

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    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
  18. Heritage Open Days 2020

    Type

    Type:

    Heritage

    Heritage Open Days is England's largest festival of history and culture, every year in September, places across the country throw open their doors to celebrate their heritage, community and history.

    Dates

    From:
    11 Sept 2020to20 Sept 2020
  19. 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