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.
Save the Date: Volunteers Week
Volunteers Week (1-7 June) is a chance to say thank you to the millions of volunteers making a valued contribution across the UK.
FREE training workshop for businesses
England Originals is an exciting new £1.6m product development initiative from England’s Historic Cities, funded through VisitEngland’s Discover England Fund
Promoting Durham to the world at ExploreGB
Last week Visit County Durham met with international travel buyers at ExploreGB, VisitBritain's flagship trade event, to showcase Durham as a destination to overseas markets.
Invest in Bishop Auckland's future
Tourism businesses are invited to join The Auckland Project and Heritage Action Zone on Tuesday 21 May to find out about Bishop Auckland's new heritage attractions and potential investment opportunities.
Seaham Food Festival traders announced
Food and drink traders exhibiting at Seaham Food Festival 2019 has been announced this week.