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Featured Events

  1. 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
  2. Add Durham Cathedral - Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Durham City

    Celebrate the mining heritage of County Durham with a fascinating exhibition in the Open Treasure Collections Gallery. 

    Venue

    Durham Cathedral, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    19 June 2018to15 Sept 2018Various Opening Times
  3. Add Kynren - An Epic Tale of England to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    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)

  4. Add The Bowes Museum - Catwalking: Fashion Through the Lens of Chris Moore to your Itinerary

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    Exhibition

    Barnard Castle

    This exclusive show presents over 200 stunning images by the king of catwalk photography, Chris Moore. Capturing six decades of iconic fashion moments, Moore’s photographs feature alongside some of the garments themselves, from leading designers...

    Venue

    The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

    Dates

    From:
    7 July 2018to6 Jan 2019Open 10:00 - 17:00
  5. Add The Bowes Museum – The BFG in Pictures to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Exhibition

    Barnard Castle

    Everyone’s favourite giant is coming to The Bowes Museum in Barnard Castle this summer, in a magical exhibition of Quentin Blake’s enchanting illustrations. The BFG in Pictures, which opens at the Museum on Saturday 14 July 2018, is the first major...

    Venue

    The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

    Dates

    From:
    14 July 2018to30 Sept 2018
  6. Add Durham Cathedral - Durham Photographic Society exhibition - The Heritage of County Durham to your Itinerary

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    Exhibition

    Durham City

    The exhibition explores the heritage of County Durham in all its colours and forms. Interpreting 'heritage' in a broad sense, from the architectural magnificence of the county's iconic landmarks, to the ever-present legacy of our industrial past,...

    Venue

    Durham Cathedral, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    1 Aug 2018to31 Aug 2018
  7. Add Raby Castle: Garden Tap - August Bank Holiday to your Itinerary

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    Bank Holiday Weekend

    Darlington

    Join us this August Bank Holiday weekend for a unique event in the stunning Walled Gardens of Raby Castle in association with local craft brewery McColls.

    Venue

    Raby Castle, Staindrop

    Dates

    From:
    25 Aug 2018to26 Aug 2018Open 11:00 - 19:00

Ongoing Events

  1. Add Bishop Auckland Town Hall: Circurama Circus Skills Show and Workshops to your Itinerary

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    Kids

    Bishop Auckland

    Family circus fun with Emma and Marty from Circurama.

    40 minute show followed by hands on circus fun.

    Venue

    Bishop Auckland Town Hall, Bishop Auckland

    Dates

    From:
    15 Aug 2018Open 13:00 - 15:00
  2. Add Bowlees Visitor Centre: Wild Wednesdays - Campfire Cookery to your Itinerary

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    Family Fun

    Newbiggin

    Your chance to cook over a campfire and make some delicious sweet treats.  You will be given your campfire cooking time on arrival and there will be plenty of activities while you are waiting for your turn to cook.  

    Dates

    From:
    15 Aug 2018Open 10:30 - 12:30
  3. Add Colourful Chameleons - Summer Lantern Painting (Family Session) to your Itinerary

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    Summer Event

    Meadowfield Industrial Estate, DURHAM

    Join us for a lantern painting session. They're perfect for hanging in the garden (think Summer evening BBQs!) or adding atmosphere to any room. But the best thing is they'll be painted by you!

    Dates

    From:
    15 Aug 2018Open 11:00 - 11:00

    Indicative Availability

    Book Colourful Chameleons - Summer Lantern Painting (Family Session) Online (opens in a new window)

  4. Add Family Fun Tour to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Family Fun

    Durham City

    Bring the whole family and enjoy a family-focused tour around Durham Castle, with activities for children throughout the tour. Explore what it was to live and work in Durham Castle in the past and find out more about some of the characters that have...

    Venue

    Durham Castle Tours, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    15 Aug 2018Open 12:15 - 13:30
  5. Add Guided Walks: The four churches walk and Van Diemans land to your Itinerary

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    Guided Walk

    Barningham

    The four churches walk and Van Diemans land

    Dates

    From:
    15 Aug 2018Open 10:15 - 16:45
  6. Add Hardwick Park: Team Invincible to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Family Fun

    Sedgefield

    Wednesday 15 August, 10.00am -11.30am or 1.00pm - 2.30pm

    Come dressed as your favourite superhero character and join our team invincible! Take part in themed outdoor games, crafts and exciting challenges to defeat the villains and save the...

    Dates

    From:
    15 Aug 2018Open 10:00 - 14:30
  7. Add Lord Crewe Arms - Outdoor Cinema: Grease to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Outdoor Event

    Blanchland,

    Bring your deck chairs and blankets, kick back on the Crewe lawn and enjoy a sunset screening of this cult classic - popcorn included! Drinks and more movie snacks will be available.  

    Dates

    From:
    15 Aug 2018Open 20:00 - 20:00
  8. Add Oriental Museum: Little Dragons to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Crafts

    Durham

    Little Dragons is the Oriental Museum's group for under 5s. Our sessions include songs, story time, crafts, role-play, gallery hunts and object handling! Take note of closures to Museum for maintenance.

    Dates

    From:
    15 Aug 2018Open 10:00 - 11:00
    From:
    22 Aug 2018Open 10:00 - 11:00
  9. Add Oriental Museum: Pesky Pests to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Crafts

    Durham

    Find out how we stop pests from eating our Museum collections and make your own museum bug.

    Dates

    From:
    15 Aug 2018
  10. Add Oriental Museum: Pesky Pets to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Crafts

    Durham

    Find out how we stop pests from eating the Museum collections and make your own museum bug.

    Advice for parents and caregivers:

    drop in (any time between 1 and 3 pm) unless otherwise stated.
    this activity is included in the Museum admission price...

    Dates

    From:
    15 Aug 2018Open 13:00 - 15:00
  11. Add The Bowes Museum: Dream Jars Galore! to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Family Fun

    Barnard Castle

    See the fantastic Quentin Blake illustrations in The BFG in Pictures exhibition before creating your own dream jar to take home! Children must be accompanied by an adult, for whom normal admission applies.

    Venue

    The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

    Dates

    From:
    15 Aug 2018to16 Aug 2018Various Opening Times
  12. Add Auckland Project: Printing Workshop (AM Session) to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Workshop

    Bishop Auckland

    Get inspired by the talents of mining artist, Tom McGuinness, as you experiment with your own prints created on Tom’s original printing press.

    Dates

    From:
    16 Aug 2018Open 10:00 - 12:00
  13. Add Auckland Project: Printing Workshop (PM Session) to your Itinerary

    Type

    Type:

    Workshop

    Bishop Auckland

    Get inspired by the talents of mining artist, Tom McGuinness, as you experiment with your own prints created on Tom’s original printing press.

    Dates

    From:
    16 Aug 2018Open 13:30 - 15:30