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  1. Add Andy Beck Exhibition to your Itinerary

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    Exhibition

    Newbiggin, Barnard Castle

    An exhibition of sketches and photographs by award-winning Teesdale based artist Andy Beck

    Dates

    From:
    2 July 2019to31 July 2019Open 10:00 - 17:00
  2. Add Hush: A monumental landscape artwork by Steve Messam to your Itinerary

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    Exhibition

    Upper Teesdale

    A temporary artwork on a vast scale will go on show this summer and will highlight the way people have influenced the North Pennines landscape.
    The North Pennines AONB Partnership has commissioned international landscape artist, Steve Messam to…

    Dates

    From:
    19 July 2019to4 Aug 2019
  3. Add North Pennines AONB: Wild Wednesday: Dazzling Dragonflies to your Itinerary

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    Arts & Crafts

    BARNARD CASTLE

    Cold blooded and spineless activities with creepy crawlies and brilliant bugs.  School holiday sessions for families, age 4-13. Younger siblings welcome, booking essential. £3

    Dates

    From:
    24 July 2019Open 10:30 - 15:30
  4. Add Bowlees Visitor Centre - Discovery Club:  Funky flowers and buzzing bees to your Itinerary

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    Family Fun

    Newbiggin

    Discovery Club – wild times for young adventurers, aged 4 to 11. Our monthly club takes place on the last Saturday of the month. Annual membership £5 and £1 per session. Booking advised. Funky flowers and buzzing bees! 

    Dates

    From:
    27 July 2019
  5. Add North Pennines AONB: Wild Wednesday: Campfire Cookery to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Heritage

    BARNARD CASTLE

    Cook delicious grub over a campfire. 

    Dates

    From:
    31 July 2019Open 10:30 - 15:30
  6. Add Bowlees Visitor Centre - Guided Walk: Waterfalls and Wildlife to your Itinerary

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    Guided Walk

    Barnard Castle

    A 7.5 mile walk along the River Tees from Low Force to High Force, returning along the lower slopes of Holwick Fell (Stiles, uneven paths, steep climbs).  Bring sturdy footwear and lunch.  Booking essential. £4 

    Dates

    From:
    8 Aug 2019Open 10:00 - 15:00
  7. Add Bowlees Visitor Centre -  Creatures of the Night to your Itinerary

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    Dark Skies

    Barnard Castle

    Use bat detectors and moth traps to discover the creatures that come out as we retire for the night.  With Natural England.  19:30 - 10:30

    Dates

    From:
    16 Aug 2019Open 19:30 - 22:30
  8. Add Bowlees Visitor Centre - Guided Walk: Three Waterfalls to your Itinerary

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    Nature

    Barnard Castle

    Take in three stunning waterfalls, High Force, Low Force and Summerhill Force.   5 miles Sturdy footwear and waterproofs. Booking essential. 10:30 13:30

    Dates

    From:
    19 Sept 2019Open 10:30 - 13:30
  9. Add Bowlees Visitor Centre - A Fungus Foray to your Itinerary

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    Nature

    Barnard Castle

    Fascinating fungi workshop with mycologist Gordon Beakes and Natural England and a guided walk to High Force.  Bring a packed lunch, sturdy footware and waterproofs.  Hot drinks provided, booking essential.

    Dates

    From:
    21 Sept 2019Open 10:00 - 15:00
  10. Add Bowlees Visitor Centre - Discovery Club: Fall out to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Family Fun

    Newbiggin

    Discovery Club – wild times for young adventurers, aged 4 to 11. Our monthly club takes place on the last Saturday of the month. Annual membership £5 and £1 per session. Booking advised.  Fall out! 

    Dates

    From:
    28 Sept 2019
  11. Add Thomas Wright House: Stargazing with Bishop Auckland Astronomical Society to your Itinerary

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    Dark Skies

    Bishop Auckland

    Stargazing with Bishop Auckland Astronomical Society. Join us for a fascinating evening including supper if desired and why not make a night of it and stay over? Tickets available soon!

    Dates

    From:
    5 Oct 2019
  12. Add Bowlees Visitor Centre - The Ugly Bug Ball to your Itinerary

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    Nature

    Barnard Castle

    The Ugly Bug Ball - The fairwell celebration for our Cold-blooded and Spineless invertebrate project.  Supported by the National Lottery Heritage Fund.  18:30 - 21:00

    Dates

    From:
    5 Oct 2019Open 18:30 - 21:00
  13. Add Bowlees Visitor Centre - Guided Walk: Tees riverside ramble to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Nature

    Barnard Castle

    A 7 mile walk along the Pennine Way to Middleton-in-Teesdale with volunteers David and Kathy Howe.  Bring a packed lunch, sturdy footwear and waterproofs.  Booking essential. 10:00 - 15:00

    Dates

    From:
    9 Oct 2019Open 10:00 - 15:00
  14. Add North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Science of the Sun and Moon to your Itinerary

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    Dark Skies

    BARNARD CASTLE

    Andy Gray, expert astronomer and science educator, will explore the science of the Sun and the Moon and how they impact on life on
    Earth. Followed by stargazing (weather permitting). 19:00 - 22:00

    Dates

    From:
    23 Oct 2019Open 19:00 - 22:00
  15. Add North Pennines Stargazing Festival: Family Moon Trail to your Itinerary

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    Festival

    Barnard Castle

    Follow the outdoor trail to discover the secrets of the Moon. Unlock the secret word to win a space-themed prize. Wear boots/wellies and warm clothes for your lunar adventure.  No need to book, children 50p 

    Dates

    From:
    23 Oct 2019to3 Nov 2019Open 10:00 - 16:30
  16. Type

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    Festival

    Celebrate the dark night skies the area’s third Stargazing Festival is being organised for Autumn Half Term 2019. You’ll find lots of events across the AONB running between Saturday Oct 23rd and November 3rd. 

    Dates

    From:
    23 Oct 2019to3 Nov 2019
  17. Type

    Type:

    Festival

    View work by local photographers, featuring the dark skies and nightscapes of the North Pennines AONB and UNESCO Global Geopark. View work by local photographers, featuring the dark skies and nightscapes of the North Pennines AONB and UNESCO…

    Dates

    From:
    23 Oct 2019to3 Nov 2019Various Opening Times
  18. Type

    Type:

    Festival

    ALSTON

    Fifty years ago the first people walked on the Moon. Discover the epic story behind this historic moment as we screen ‘CAPCOM GO!
    The Apollo Story’ in our immersive planetarium dome. Shows are 30 minutes long and are suitable for ages seven plus. 

    Dates

    From:
    24 Oct 2019Various Opening Times
  19. Type

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    Festival

    Including a talk from Richard Darn on the 50th anniversary of the first man on the Moon and the Apollo 11 mission. Astronomers from Bishop Auckland Astronomical Society will be on hand with their telescopes for live stargazing (weather permitting).…

    Dates

    From:
    24 Oct 2019Open 19:00 - 22:00
  20. Add North Pennines Stargazing Festival 2019: Solar System Walk & Joe Workshop to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Festival

    ALSTON

    Three separate events for children (four to 11 years). On all three you will discover the planets on a guided walk (2km) along the South Tyne
    Trail with Astro Joe.

    Dates

    From:
    24 Oct 2019Various Opening Times