Founded over 1,000 years ago, the City of Durham is a small but beautiful cathedral city with scenic river walks and cobbled streets.
How far: 14.1 miles
This open air museum tells the history of people from the North East.
How far: 29.4 miles
Located in the historic market town of Barnard Castle, The Bowes Museum is a unique cultural icon and one of the most important museums outside London.
How far: 15.9 miles
The Alpine Garden, Bamboo Grove, Woodland Garden and wild flower meadow of the Botanical Gardens will appeal to old and young alike.
How far: 13.6 miles
Medieval Raby Castle includes a 200 acre deer park, walled gardens, carriage collection and adventure playground.
How far: 9 miles
Sedgefield Racecourse is known as ‘The Friendly Racecourse’ and holds 19 fixtures annually.
How far: 12 miles