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.
2019 is here and promises to be a spectacular year for Durham as we celebrate all that is special about our county in our designated Year of Culture! Read on to find out how you can get involved in #Durham19 and make the most of the exciting opportunities to attract more visitors.
Spread the word... a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for young people in Durham
The ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 are offering young people aged from 16-23 a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity of becoming a Flag Team Member for the upcoming matches at the Riverside, Durham.
England Originals - Welcome training opportunity
England Originals is a £1.6m project designed to attract international visitors to Durham City through exciting storytelling and augmented reality.
VisitEngland Awards for Excellence celebrate 30th anniversary
The 2019 VisitEngland Awards for Excellence will showcase local and regional winners in a roll of honour, invitation-only ceremony in London.
Blue Badge Guide training opportunity
The next North East England training course offered by the The British Guild of Tourist Guides is scheduled to start in May 2019 and applications are now open.