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.
VisitEngland announces winners of attraction awards
VisitEngland has this week announced the winners of its 2017 ‘attractions accolades’ in recognition of the quality visitor experiences on offer.
Business discount for Gala production
Local businesses can take advantage of discounted tickets to see Gala Theatre's spring production of Talking Heads by Alan Bennett which runs from Tuesday 6 - Saturday 10 March.
Tell your visitors about: Kynren
Kynren - An Epic Tale of England returns for another action-packed summer spectacular guaranteed to amaze visitors of all ages, with breathtaking new stunts.
Durham hailed as top honeymoon destination
Last week's hugely successful Fire&Ice InDurham event and the royal visit meant all eyes were on Durham during half-term week and we're certainly feeling the love for our spectacular county!
English Tourism Week - one month to go!
With just one month to go, there's many ways which you can get involved in English Tourism Week (17 - 25 March). No matter how big or small your business, this is all about celebrating and raising the profile of our industry.