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  1. Add Palace Green Library - Living on the Hills: 10,000 Years of Durham to your Itinerary

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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
  2. 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 Mar 2019
  3. Add Mining Art Gallery: Breaking Ground - Women of the Northern Coalfields to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Bishop Auckland

    An exhibition focusing on women of the 19th century and their untold role in the coal industry and mining communities. For more information visit aucklandproject.org

    Dates

    From:
    13 Oct 2018to24 Mar 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  4. Type

    Type:

    Heritage Walks

    Durham

    Have fun discovering Durham with two self-guided, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt. Buy or instantly download & get curious!

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to23 Mar 2019Open 11:00 - 15:30
    From:
    24 Mar 2019to26 Oct 2019Open 10:00 - 18:00
  5. Add Mining Art Gallery: Working The Seam Talks to your Itinerary

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    Talks

    Market Place, BISHOP AUCKLAND

    These ten-minute talks will look at a specific painting, theme, technique or story based on our collection.  Daily 11:30 & 14:30. Included in entry to Mining Art Gallery/drop-in.


    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019
  6. Add Free Parkrun in Durham to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Children/Family events

    Peterlee

    Free weekly timed 5k run, jog or walk at Cotsford Field, Horden.  All welcome including children and dogs – doesn’t matter how fast or slow you may be.  Every Saturday 9:00 Sat

    Dates

    From:
    1 Jan 2019to31 Dec 2019
  7. Add Ushaw: North East Musicians to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Esh

    A photography exhibition by Durham Photographic Society, depicting celebrated musicians from the North East or who perform regularly in the North East.   These musicians include Kathryn Tickell, Zoe Gilby, Folkworks, Martin Longstaff and Paul Edis.  

    Venue

    Ushaw, Esh

    Dates

    From:
    18 Jan 2019to23 Mar 2019
  8. Add The Bowes Museum  - SOLD! The Great British Antiques Story to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Barnard Castle

    The first time the history of antique dealing has been the subject of an exhibition, with an in-depth look at dealers, their eye for objects, some which have not previously been on public display before, their shops, and practices.

    Venue

    The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

    Dates

    From:
    26 Jan 2019to5 May 2019
  9. Add Gruffalo Orienteering to your Itinerary

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    Outdoor Adventure Activities

    Redford

    Gruffalo Orienteering - fun family map reading challenge.  Try our fun, navigational challenge at Hamsterley Forest using a simple map to find twelve Gruffalo markers hidden in the deep, dark wood.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Feb 2019to31 Dec 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  10. Add Durham University Oriental Museum - The Art Studio presents: Behind the Mask to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    South Road, Durham

    The Art Studio is a Sunderland-based mental health charity that provides support to improve the lives of members through art.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Feb 2019to2 June 2019
  11. Add Durham University Oriental Museum - Homelands: Documenting Centuries of Cham Migration to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    South Road, Durham

    This exhibition reveals the outcomes of his work documenting the lives and livelihoods of the Cham diaspora by photographer James Sebrights travels of South China Sea.

    Dates

    From:
    1 Feb 2019to16 Sept 2019
  12. Add Feasting and Fasting: The Great Kitchen at Durham Cathedral to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Durham City

    The 14th Century Kitchen is one of the highlights of the Cathedral's world-class museum experience, Open Treasure.  Today, it houses the Treasures of St Cuthbert, but it has seen many changes over the centuries. 

    Venue

    Durham Cathedral, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    11 Feb 2019to1 June 2019Various Opening Times

    Indicative Availability

    Book Feasting and Fasting: The Great Kitchen at Durham Cathedral Online (opens in a new window)

  13. Add Prince Bishops Shopping Centre: Bertie's Mini Golf to your Itinerary

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    Golf Events

    Durham

    Pit your wits against our indoor mini-golf course, new for February at Prince Bishops. Kids of all ages are invited to grab a putter and ball and take on Bertie's challenging course.

    Dates

    From:
    12 Feb 2019to31 May 2019Various Opening Times
  14. Add Our Teesdale - Teesdale Art Society to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Barnard Castle

    In this new exhibition, members of the Art Society explore their thoughts and feelings about the Dale where we live, work and play, using a variety of media - watercolour, acrylic, pencil, fabric and felt.

    Dates

    From:
    28 Feb 2019to29 Mar 2019Various Opening Times
  15. Add Botanic Garden: Signs of Spring to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Nature

    Durham

    Pick up a leaflet from the Visitor Centre and see what you can discover in the garden. This is a self-led activity, and subject to availability of spotter sheets. 

    Dates

    From:
    1 Mar 2019to31 Mar 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  16. Add Tower Arts: Mint Print to your Itinerary

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    Arts & Crafts

    Bishop Auckland

    History-lovers can get arty this spring, harnessing the power of County Durham’s historic Prince Bishops to put their spin on a personalised coin. Tower Arts: Mint Print art workshops will run over six Saturdays from 2 March to 13 April. 11:00 -...

    Dates

    From:
    2 Mar 2019to13 Apr 2019
  17. Add TIN Arts Exhibition to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Millennium Place , Durham City

    Exhibition of images and footage from TIN Arts across the years. 

    Dates

    From:
    2 Mar 2019to26 Mar 2019
  18. Add Raby Castle: Exclusive ‘Behind the Scenes’ Castle Tours to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Talks

    Darlington

    Every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday in March, Tours begin at 11am

    Venue

    Raby Castle, Staindrop

    Dates

    From:
    6 Mar 2019to29 Mar 2019Various Opening Times
  19. Add Durham Cathedral: Undercroft Restaurant exhibition: Stephen Bainbridge to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Durham City

    Stephen has worked with acrylic and watercolour for forty years, and his works reflect a lifelong passion for the days of steam railways. A selling exhibition in the Cathedral's Undercroft Restaurant.

    Venue

    Durham Cathedral, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    10 Mar 2019to31 May 2019
  20. Add Hall Hill Farm: Lambing Time to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Easter

    Lanchester

    Come and see the new-born lambs during March and April. 

    Venue

    Hall Hill Farm, Lanchester

    Dates

    From:
    16 Mar 2019to6 May 2019