Durham is a fantastic city and county to live in or visit. There are lots of Durham events including Durham Miners' Gala and Durham Lumiere. Whether you live in the city or County Durham, or are on holiday and travelling to Durham, there are plenty of things to do in Durham, from walks in Teesdale to visiting Durham Cathedral. Durham history spans everything from mining heritage to the ancient Durham Castle, now part of Durham University. Find the best of what Durham has to offer below.