What's on inCounty Durham

Welcome to County Durham

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting County Durham - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in County Durham to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

Tourist information County Durham

Tourist Information

Everything you need to know if you're visiting County Durham as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in County Durham

Tourist Attractions


Eggleston Hall Gardens

Small informally laid out garden with winding paths and lawns in old walled gardens. Garden of Tranquility. Rare plants and shrubs. Plant sales. Cafe and Bistro, gift shop and delicatessen.Cost: Mar ‐ Sept ‐ Adult £1.50, Child freeOct ‐ Feb ‐ FreeOpen: Daily…

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Want to see what other attractions to visit when in County Durham? See our list of attractions in County Durham, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.