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Old fulling mill museum


Once a key part of Durham's cloth-making industry, the Old Fulling Mill is now home to Durham University's Museum of Archaeology.

The collections on display provide a fascinating insight into the rich heritage of the North East of England, as well as showcasing items from across Europe.  Highlights include outstanding Roman collections together with Anglo-Saxon, Medieval and Tudor finds from Durham city and the local area. 

Zafflong Indian Restaurant


In choosing Zafflong you have paid us a compliment and set us a task of living up to your standards. We have endeavoured to create an atmosphere which combines elegance and sophisticated ambiance with all the flavour, colour and aroma of Bangladesh and India . At Zafflong you will experience a pleasurable and rewarding dining experience brought to glowing life and vibrancy by a skilled and gifted culinary team.

bowes museum


The Bowes Museum is a hidden treasure, a jewel in the heart of beautiful Teesdale. The magnificent building stands proud in the historic market town of Barnard Castle housing internationally significant collections of fine and decorative arts. Purpose built in the 19th century by John and Jos├ęphine Bowes, the Museum has a wonderful story to tell. This is the descriptive text in the popup

beamish museum


Beamish is a world famous open air museum. We tell the story of life in North East England in Georgian, Victorian and Edwardian times. Beamish stands in 300 acres of beautiful County Durham countryside. Within our site you will find Pockerley Old Hall, The Town, Rowley Station, The Fairground, Home Farm and The Pit Village. With so many things to see, Beamish is a wonderful day out for people of all ages.