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In the Footsteps of Eadfrith

  East Durham Artist Network (EDAN) currently have an exhibition of work on display at the World Heritage Site Visitor Centre, do call in!  The centre is open daily (9…

Added Friday 6th April 2018

‘A sense of place? Pilgrimage and the senses, past, present - and future' Dr Dee Dyas

‘A sense of place? Pilgrimage and the senses, past, present - and future'  Dr Dee Dyas We're pleased that this lecture has been rescheduled from the 28th February.&nb…

Added Friday 9th March 2018

Durham WHS Lecture Series 2018 – World Heritage in the Landscape

Durham WHS Lecture Series 2018 – World Heritage in the Landscape After a very successful and challenging 2017 season of lectures on the theme of Heritage at Risk, we are n…

Added Wednesday 10th January 2018

Durham World Heritage Site 2018 Lecture: A sense of place? Pilgrimage and the senses, past, present - and future

Durham World Heritage Site 2018 Lecture: A sense of place? Pilgrimage and the senses, past, present - and future 28th February 2018, 17:30, Palace Green Library Learning Centre,…

Added Thursday 9th November 2017

Northern Light: an exhibition by Julie Parkinson

  Northern Light an exhibition by  Julie Parkinson A exhibition of kiln glass and paintings inspired by the local landscape from a Durham based artist On View at t…

Added Wednesday 8th November 2017

Durham Cathedral is crowned Heritage Site of the Year!

  Durham Cathedral has been crowned BBC Countryfile Magazine’s Heritage Site of the Year following a public vote which saw a ‘landslide’ of votes cast for…

Added Wednesday 15th March 2017

Durham Cathedral voted as ‘Britain’s Favourite’

Durham Cathedral voted as ‘Britain’s Favourite’ Durham Cathedral has been chosen as Britain’s Favourite Cathedral in this year’s LandLove Magazine …

Added Friday 3rd February 2017

Mysterious creatures occupy Open Treasure 20th February to 10th June 2017

Mysterious creatures occupy Open Treasure From serpents to dragons, griffins to unicorns, an array of mysterious creatures will be taking occupancy at Open Treasure in Durham Ca…

Added Friday 3rd February 2017

Musical Treasures of Durham Cathedral

Music has always been at the heart of worship at Durham Cathedral and an upcoming event in the stunning surroundings of the Cathedral’s Refectory Library includes an opport…

Added Friday 27th January 2017

Bill Bryson nominates Durham Cathedral for Heritage Site of the Year in the BBC Countryfile Magazine Awards 2017

People across the North East are being encouraged to vote for Durham Cathedral, after Bill Bryson nominated the Cathedral for Heritage Site of the Year in the prestigious BBC Cou…

Added Friday 20th January 2017