Unconventional English artist, Grayson Perry, will be exhibiting one of his latest works alongside some of Durham Cathedral’s most significant historic textile pieces, in Textiles:Painting with the needle – an exhibition running until Saturday 11 February 2017, in the Open Treasure visitor experience.
Of the North East’s many historic buildings, Auckland Castle stands alone as the only palace of outstanding historic and architectural value. This autumn, the Castle located in Bishop Auckland, County Durham, will begin the next chapter in its illustrious 900-year history. In order to allow for major restoration works to take place, the Castle will close to daily visits from 30 September 2016.
‘Kynren – An Epic-tale of England’ - presented by Eleven Arches - wraps up its incredible first season with an emotional standing ovation ** 15 performances, including an extra show added due to popular demand ** **Over 100,000 tickets sold** **96% of TripAdvisor reviews ‘excellent’ or ‘very good’**