Beamish Museum

Spend a day exploring this world famous open air museum.


History-lovers can experience Durham’s amazing heritage brought to life at Beamish Museum – a living, working museum, set in 300 acres of beautiful Durham countryside, brought to life by costumed folk.


Why not plan your stay around their exciting programme of events including The Great North Festival of Transport, a Georgian Fair, The Great North Festival of Agriculture and much more, including a whole season of historical Christmas festivities.