Explore the remains of a Roman bath house with its amazing 1,700 year-old under floor heating system. Walk in the footsteps of the soldiers around the remains of the Commander’s Read more [...]
Nearest Things To Do Durham
Heading to Durham and looking for something to do or a place to visit. Coast Radar is not just a list of beaches but we bring you the whole Durham coast including castles, lighthouses, piers, museums, beautiful gardens, seaside towns, National Trust and other heritage properties.
Finding the best things to see and do on a Durham day out with your family or friends is easy – simply explore the links below, hit the jump to my location button or use the search bar to plan your next Durham activity.
Head of Steam, formerly known as the Darlington Railway Centre and Museum, is a railway museum that is located on the 1825 route of the Stockton and Darlington Railway, which Read more [...]
Hartlepool lifeboat station operates two lifeboats. Hartlepol has had a number of lfeboat statios over the years and this now is the only one. No shop but station is open Read more [...]
Finchale Priory, extensive remains of a 13th-century priory at a beautifully location by the River Wear, with riverside walks.
Built in the 1720s, Derwentcote is the earliest and most complete steel-making furnace in Britain.
An open air 25m by 13m pool, 1m (3 feet) deep at the shallow end, and a gentle gradient down to 3m (10 feet) at the deep end.
Auckland Castle, also known as Auckland Palace and locally as the Bishop’s Castle or Bishop’s Palace has a thousand years of historic connection with England’s only prince-bishop: granted exceptional powers Read more [...]