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.
Durham Tourism Superstar 2019 winner announced
Brian Harvey from Ushaw: Historic House, Chapels & Gardens has been announced as the 2019 Durham Tourism Superstar.
Durham celebrates England's Cricket World Cup success
Durham is celebrating England's triumph as the team lifted the men's ICC Cricket World Cup for the very first time.
Regional inbound tourism research
In 2018, the UK welcomed 37.9m inbound visitors, and VisitBritian has created a report looking at the regional distribution of inbound visitors to the UK during 2018
North East Tourism Awards - reminder
Visit County Durham would like to remind tourism businesses in the county to submit an application for the North East Tourism Awards 2020.
International screen tourism conference
Interested in how film, games and television intersect with tourism?