Durham lies in the heart of North East England, one of the country's most vibrant and rapidly developing regions.
Located on a dramatic peninsula overlooking the River Wear, Durham’s unique Norman cathedral and castle form a designated World Heritage Site. Against this backdrop visitors can enjoy acres of tranquil woodland and peaceful parkland, as well as the beautiful River Wear as it winds its way through the City. Other attractions include the University’s Botanic Garden and Oriental Museum. And when it’s time to relax Durham can offer a unique array of excellent cafes, bars and restaurants.
Durham's location in the heart of the North East means great cities and stunning countryside are only a short distance away. Why not visit cosmopolitan Newcastle Upon Tyne or historic York? Or enjoy the splendours of the North Yorkshire Moors or Durham Dales?
Whatever your needs, Event Durham can offer a truly unrivalled setting for an unforgettable event. Home to a UNESCO World Heritage site, Durham boasts heritage, beauty and convenience, being only a small city everything is easily accessible. With the city situated on the River Wear, Durham offers extraordinary beauty, featuring old buildings, cobbled streets, the Castle and Cathedral. With a multitude of cafes, bars and restaurants, museums, gardens and churches there is plenty to explore. Not only does Durham offer plenty to do and a beautiful setting, the North East has even more to offer. Hence, why not host your conference, arrange a trip or schedule a banquet with our award winning team in this exquisite location?
A view of Durham Castle.
Few venues in the world can rival the splendour, prestige and heritage of the City of Durham.
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