Places to Visit
Durham Cathedral City
A captivating city with a prominent peninsula crowned with the dramatic Cathedral and Castle World Heritage Site – one of the most stunning city panoramas in Europe. In Durham City you will find historic buildings, museums, theatre, markets, cafe and restaurants and why not enjoy a riverside walk or cuise/row on the river Wear.
High Force Waterfall
High Force is a waterfall on the River Tees near Middleton-in-Teesdale, Co. Durham. High Force suddenly and spectacularly drops 21M into a plunge pool below making it England's highest uninterupted drop of water. A woodland walk leads to this breathtaking sight and there is a gift shop, picnic area and parking available.
Beamish, The Living Museum of the North
Beamish is a world famous open air museum standing in 300 acres of beautiful County Durham countryside where you can enjoy the experiance of life in North East England during the 1800 and 1900's.With so many things to see, Beamish is a wonderful day out for people of all ages.
The Durham Dales, incorporating Teesdale and Weardale is a peaceful and tranquil landscape of moors and hills, valleys and meandering rivers, dotted with picturesque villages and market towns. http://www.durhamdalescentre.co.uk/