Things to do in County Durham

County Durham is a wonderful county which attracts millions of visitors each year searching for days out and things to do. You will be spoilt for choice with the array of things on offer, here are some of the best things do and see when visiting.

Durham Cathedral and the Castle close by the 11th Century building are both great days out for all the family. Be sure not to miss the medieval Open Treasure Exhibition inside Durham Cathedral.

County Durham is home to many award winning attractions, museums, galleries, parks and gardens. A good way to explore Durham is on a treasure hunt using a Huntfun treasure trail guide. Learn more about the town and county on this exciting self guided tour around sites such as St. Nicholas Church, The Market Place, The River Wear, Framwelgate Bridge, Palace Green, Durham Cathedral, Durham Castle, The Heritage Centre and Museum, Prebends Bridge and Elvet Bridge.

Families with kids will love Diggerland Durham where you can drive and operate real diggers such as dirt, dumper trucks and more! Diggerland also has an indoor play area, mini landrovers plus a safari tour as well as many more activities.

The Prince Bishop River Cruise will take you on a tour where you can see Durham Cathedral, Durham Castle, City of Durham and its beautiful bridges.

County Durham has so many things to do and enjoy, here are some other great days out for you to enjoy

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