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Finchale Priory

Durham
About 2.2 miles away
The very extensive remains of a 13th century priory founded on the site of a retired pirate s hermitage Part of it later served as [...]

Washington Old Hall

Historic building
Tyne & Wear
About 3.7 miles away
At the heart of historic Washington village this picturesque stone manor house and its gardens provide a tranquil oasis reflecting gentry life following the turbulence of the English [...]

WWT Washington Wetland Centre

Animals and wildlife
Tyne and Wear
About 3.8 miles away
Explore a diverse mix of wetland woodland and wildlife reserve at WWT Washington Wetland Centre one of the North East 39 s biggest conservation success [...]

Washington 'F' Pit Museum (Tyne and Wear Museums)

Museum
Tyne and Wear
About 4.1 miles away
Washington F Pit s magnificent Victorian steam engine engine house and headgear are preserved to mark the town [...]

Durham County Record Office

Archive
Durham
About 4.9 miles away
The Durham County Record Office is responsible for collecting and preserving documents relating to County Durham and Darlington and for making those records available for study and research There [...]

Durham Miner

Industrial heritage site
Durham
About 4.9 miles away
The project has now finished, although the website is still available.

Durham Light Infantry Museum & Durham Art Gallery

Museum
Durham
About 4.9 miles away
Reopened in August 2000 after major redevelopment funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund European Regional Development Fund and a public appeal the dli has rapidly established itself [...]

Crook Hall and Gardens

Historic building
Durham
About 5 miles away
Crook Hall built in the 13th century is one of the oldest inhabited houses in Durham The Hall is a jumble of buildings reflecting its historical development [...]

Bowes Railway Centre

Transport heritage site
Tyne and Wear
About 5.2 miles away
The only place in the world where rope haulage can be seen on a standard gauge railway system Bowes Railway is a preserved colliery railway On operating [...]

Angel of the North

Landmark building
Tyne and Wear
About 5.3 miles away
If you 39 re travelling past Gateshead whether by car on the A1 or by train on the East coast main line you can [...]

Durham Castle

Castle or defences
Durham
About 5.5 miles away
Durham Castle together with the Cathedral was awarded the status of a World Heritage Site in 1986 providing international recognition for this unique historic and scenic [...]

Durham Heritage Centre and Museum

Museum
Durham
About 5.5 miles away
Durham Heritage Centre and Museum tells the story of the City of Durham from medieval times to the present day The museum is situated in the redundant Church [...]

North East Aircraft Museum

Museum
Tyne and Wear
About 5.6 miles away
The North East Aircraft Museum formerly the Northumbrian Aeronautical Collection began life in 1974 as a small group of vintage aircraft enthusiasts meeting very informally at Sunderland [...]

Durham Cathedral

Religious site
Durham
About 5.6 miles away
A UNESCO World Heritage Site with breathtaking Romanesque architecture exquisite stained glass the Shrine of St Cuthbert and the resting place of St Bede [...]

Durham Miners Heritage Group

Industrial heritage site
Durham
About 5.9 miles away

Hylton Castle

Tyne and Wear
About 6.1 miles away
The distinctive and highly decorative gatehouse tower of a castle built by the wealthy Sir William Hylton shortly before 1400 Originally containing four floors of [...]

Ryhope Engines Museum

Museum
Tyne and Wear
About 6.1 miles away

Durham University Botanic Garden

Open space, park or garden
Durham
About 6.2 miles away
This 18 acre garden is set amongst beautiful mature woodlands on the southern outskirts of Durham City We have plant collections from around the world including China [...]

Beamish Wild

Animals and wildlife
Durham
About 6.4 miles away
Set in the grounds of Beamish Hall in Chester le Street Beamish Wild Birds of Prey Centre is a purpose built conservation centre providing an educational and fun [...]

Reg Vardy Gallery, Sunderland

Gallery
Tyne and Wear
About 6.7 miles away
The Reg Vardy Gallery supports exhibitions projects and events that explore contemporary art practice with a focus on research experimentation and collaboration This year s programme will [...]

Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens (Tyne & Wear Museums)

Museum
Tyne and Wear
About 6.9 miles away
Exciting hands on exhibits and interactive displays tell the story of Sunderland from its prehistoric past through to the present day The Art Gallery features paintings by L [...]

Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art, Sunderland

Gallery
Tyne and Wear
About 6.9 miles away
Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art presents changing exhibitions of new work by emerging and established artists from the UK and abroad bringing key new works of art of [...]

Monkwearmouth Station Museum (Tyne and Wear Museums)

Museum
Tyne and Wear
About 7.1 miles away
This splendid Victorian railway station recreates a sense of rail travel in the past Explore the ticket office as it would have looked in Victorian times see [...]

Monkwearmouth Station Museum

Museum
Tyne and Wear
About 7.2 miles away
The museum is housed in an outstanding grade 2 listed 1840s station building commissioned by the famous railway entrepreneur George Hudson The magnificent portico leads [...]

National Glass Centre, Sunderland

Industrial heritage site
Tyne and Wear
About 7.6 miles away
National Glass Centre is a unique venue and a hub for activity inspired by glass Housing galleries artists studios glass production facilities [...]

Shipley Art Gallery

Gallery
18001 0191 477 1495 (Textphone)
About 7.6 miles away
Relax unwind and discover the fantastic range of art and design on show in the friendly surroundings of the Shipley Over the last 25 years the venue [...]

Shipley Art Gallery (Tyne & Wear Museums)

Museum
Tyne and Wear
About 7.7 miles away
The Shipley Art Gallery is home to a collection of over 700 breathtaking pieces by the country s leading craft makers A dazzling selection of this collection is [...]

Fulwell Windmill, Sunderland

Industrial heritage site
Tyne and Wear
About 7.7 miles away

Gateshead Central Library

Library
Tyne and Wear
About 7.7 miles away

Sunderland Volunteer Life Brigade

Maritime heritage site
Tyne and Wear
About 8.3 miles away
Sunderland VLB or Roker VLB as it was was formed in 1877 Throughout the years the team has been involved in the saving of over 800 [...]

Workplace Gallery, Gateshead

Gallery
Tyne and Wear
About 8.5 miles away
Workplace Gallery is a commercial gallery run by artists Based in Gateshead UK the gallery is located in Owen Luder s brutalist architectural masterpiece Trinity [...]

Old Town Hall, Gateshead

Museum
Tyne and Wear
About 8.6 miles away

Mushroom Works

Gallery
Tyne and Wear
About 8.6 miles away
Mushroom Works is an artist led gallery and studio space in Newcastle upon Tyne housing a diverse range of creative businesses The converted warehouse has 12 individual studios [...]

BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art

Gallery
Tyne and Wear
About 8.6 miles away
BALTIC the major international centre for contemporary art opened on 13 July 2002 The landmark building is situated on the south bank of the River Tyne [...]

Gateshead Heritage @ St. Mary's

Religious site
Tyne and Wear
About 8.7 miles away
St Mary s Church which sits high above the River Tyne close to The Sage Gateshead reopened on the 16th December 2008 following a [...]

Hoults Yard

Cultural venue
Tyne and Wear
About 8.7 miles away

Morden Tower

Historic site
Tyne and Wear
About 8.7 miles away
Morden Tower is one of Britain s best known literary landmarks For the past 45 years hundreds of poets have come from all over the world to [...]

Trinity House, Newcastle Upon Tyne

Maritime heritage site
Tyne and Wear
About 8.9 miles away
Trinity House Newcastle is a Maritime organisation dedicated to safe navigation and welfare of seamen Established in 1492 the organisation was granted a Royal Charter [...]

Bessie Surtees House

Tyne and Wear
About 8.9 miles away
These two five storey 16th and 17th century merchants houses which now also house English Heritage s regional office are fine examples of [...]

Vane

Gallery
Tyne and Wear
About 9 miles away
Vane was founded in 1997 in Newcastle upon Tyne in the North East of England Since that time Vane has worked with over 500 artists from around [...]

Side Photographic Gallery

Gallery
Tyne and Wear
About 9 miles away
For thirty years Side has been committed to documentary photography We remain rooted in the realist tradition strongly believing in the need for social commitment [...]

Castle Keep

Castle or defences
Tyne and Wear
About 9 miles away

Lit & Phil (The Literary and Philosophical Society)

Library
Tyne and Wear
About 9.1 miles away
The Literary Philosophical Society Lit Phil is the largest independent library outside London housing over 150 000 books A wide selection [...]

Centre for Life, Newcastle upon Tyne

Museum
Tyne and Wear
About 9.1 miles away
Life is an exciting place where science comes alive in a fun and funky environment We want to inspire curiosity and encourage you to uncover new things about [...]

Holy Jesus Hospital

Historic building
Tyne & Wear
About 9.1 miles away
The Holy Jesus Hospital survives amid 1960s city centre developments displaying features from all periods of its 700 year existence The National Trust 039 s Inner [...]

Cathedral Church of St Nicholas, Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Religious site
Tyne and Wear
About 9.1 miles away
The Cathedral Church of St Nicholas Newcastle upon Tyne is not like other northern cathedrals such as Durham and Carlisle It has never had either [...]

Seven Stories, the Centre for Children's Books

Museum
Tyne and Wear
About 9.1 miles away
At the heart of Seven Stories is a treasure trove of original artwork and manuscripts which records the creative process involved in making a children s book and provides [...]

Victoria Tunnel

Industrial heritage site
Tyne and Wear
About 9.2 miles away
Welcome to the Victoria Tunnel Education Project 766 yards 700m of this old underground waggonway has been newly restored and includes audio visual effects and Rainbow [...]

Artworks Galleries, Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Gallery
Tyne and Wear
About 9.2 miles away
The Art Works Galleries is the North s largest single floor commercial art gallery Situated in Ouseburn Newcastle s cultural quarter a stone s throw from [...]

Northern Print

Gallery
Tyne and Wear
About 9.2 miles away
Northern Print is the centre for contemporary printmaking in the North East We re here for everyone interested in any aspect of printmaking Our studio and [...]



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