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Welcome to the Visit County Durham Corporate Website

Welcome to Visit County Durham - the tourism management agency for County Durham which works on behalf of businesses and public agencies to support the growth and development of the county's visitor economy.

Visit County Durham has strategic responsibility for tourism and performs the functions of destination management and marketing in the county.
Many others are involved in delivering a vibrant visitor economy, one organisation cannot do it alone, which is why we are a partnership.

Our aim is to place the visitor at the heart of everything we do.

Planning a trip? Visit the official tourism website > This is Durham

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Wednesday Grapevine

National Marketing Conference for Visitor Attractions

This year’s National Marketing Conference for Visitor Attractions takes place on Thursday 27th April at Alton Towers Resort.

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BAFF is back this weekend - tell your visitors

The Bishop Auckland Food Festival returns this weekend

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Annual attractions survey

Run a visitor attraction in England? Take part in VisitEngland's Annual Survey of Visits to Visitor Attractions. 

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How to welcome visitors with assistance dogs

Visit Britain have updated Take the Lead, the popular guide to welcoming customers with assistance dogs.

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Annual Tourism Conference - last chance to book

There are only a few places left at the Visit County Durham Annual Tourism Conference being held at Ushaw (formally Ushaw College) on the afternoon of the 30 March 2017

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