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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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Business support scheme extended

More businesses are set to benefit from a financial support scheme, which has been extended ahead of the Government deadline.

Visit County Durham partners with Food and Drink North East

Visit County Durham has partnered with Food and Drink North East on a campaign which showcases the region’s food and drink offer, and supports food, drink and hospitality businesses.

Trade opportunity for Northern Saints Trails tourism businesses

Visit County Durham is partnering with Avenue 6, a company that connects tourism suppliers – accommodation, attractions, tours and activities – with distributors and sellers.

Improve your business's visibility on Google

VisitEngland is partnering with Google Digital Garage to provide a free online training webinar on 13 August, to help businesses become more visible on Google.

Durham featured in Bella magazine

Following a pitch by Visit County Durham, Durham and Beamish Museum have been included in a feature on crowd-free day trip ideas.