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 shares best practice in Parliamentary Review
Durham County Council has been showcased as a 'best practice representative' in the latest Parliamentary Review.
Information for businesses using personal data
Tourism businesses who process personal data are required to pay an annual data protection fee, unless exemptions apply, under the Data Protection (Charges and Information) Regulations 2018.
Eight weeks to go - submit your Lumiere offers
The streets of Durham City will once again be transformed in to a nocturnal art trail as Lumiere returns for its 10th anniversary in November, presenting an amazing opportunity to shine a light on your business.
Land of Oak & Iron to launch tourism toolkit
Land of Oak & Iron is launching its Business Toolkit with an event on 3 October at the Land of Oak & Iron Heritage Centre.
Autumn Events Guide available
As activity in support of the county's Year of Culture continues, the third Events Guide for 2019 is now available for businesses to order.