Discover Endless Adventures in Durham County! Immerse yourself in the rich history of majestic castles, explore stunning natural landscapes, and experience the vibrant life of Durham’s university city. Uncover the countless hidden gems and exciting activities that await you in this enchanting county. Plan your visit today and prepare to be amazed!

Beamish Museum

Beamish is a renowned open-air museum that vividly brings to life the history of North East England, spanning the 1820s, 1900s, 1940s, and 1950s.

The Auckland Project

The Auckland Project, situated in Bishop Auckland at the heart of County Durham, offers a journey through Two Thousand Years of History in One Historic Town. Attractions include Kynren, Auckland Castle, Auckland Tower, the Spanish Gallery, Faith Museum, Auckland Gardens, Mining Art Gallery, Deer Park, and the Weardale Railway.

Locomotion Shildon

Discover the story of Shildon in our brand-new building, showcasing 47 historic vehicles. Experience the incredible engineering feats up close in Shildon—the world's first railway town.

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