5 days in Beamish Itinerary

5 days in Beamish Itinerary

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Beamish, previously named 'Pit Hill', is a village in County Durham, England, situated to the north east of Stanley.The village is contained within Hell Hole Wood and is home to Beamish Museum, an open-air museum seeking to replicate a northern town of the early 20th century. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Beamish: Middleham (St Mary & St Alkelda Church Middleham & The Forbidden Corner), Aysgarth Falls (in Aysgarth) and Richmond Castle (in Richmond). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Beamish Museum, appreciate the history behind Water Cut Sculpture, make a trip to The Angel of the North, and go for a walk through Durham Riverside Walk.

To see photos and tourist information, read Beamish planning tool .

Expect a daytime high around 15°C in October, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Beamish

Theme Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Durham, Middleham, Aysgarth Falls, Richmond Castle, World War One Soldier Sculpture
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Beamish Museum ©
Beamish Museum
Durham Cathedral ©
Durham Cathedral
Aysgarth Falls ©
Aysgarth Falls