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  • Durham Dales Centre.

    A unique venue offering a range of attractions.
  • Tearoom.

    Homemade hot & cold meals, speciality coffees & teas, & irresistible home baking.
  • Gardens.

    Enjoy the view of the 18th century gazebo.
  • Gift Shop & Speciality Crafts.

    Inspiring and varied range of gifts & crafts.
Dales Centre Tearoom


Homemade hot & cold meals, speciality coffees, teas & irresistible home baking.

Dales Centre Gift Shop

Gift Shop & Crafts.

An inspiring & varied range of gifts, jewellery, clothing & cards, along with speciality craft shops to browse.

Dales Centre Visitor Information

Tourist Information.

Knowledgable & friendly staff along with ordnance survey maps, walking & cycling books & local history & geography books.

Durham Dales Centre Events

We always have lots going on here at the Durham Dales Centre, in the heart of Weardale! Read on below to see what events we have coming up.



Workshops by Curiously Contrary - Stone Art Clay & Fabric Sculpting

Workshops by Curiously Contrary - Stone Art Clay & Fabric Sculpting

Sunday, 21 May 2017
In this workshop you will learn how to mix stone art clay and use it along with fabric sculpting techniques to decorate either a gift/storage box lid or a notebook cover (your choice). No...
Stanhope Yoga

Stanhope Yoga

Wednesday, 24 May 2017
Stanhope Yoga with Sarah Giles starting this Wednedsay 24th May 10am - 11.30am and every Wednesday thereafter. Beginners are welcome, £6 per session. For more information...
Fusion Art Group Exhibition and Sale

Fusion Art Group Exhibition and Sale

Saturday, 27 May 2017
Exhibition And Sale Fusion Art Group Bank Holiday 27th 28th 29th May 10am - 4pm Sunday 28th 1pm-4pm Come along and enjoy the eclectic mix of styles and subjects FREE ENTRY
Children's Activity Day

Children's Activity Day

Sunday, 11 June 2017
Join us for a Children’s Activity Day on Sunday 11th June 11am – 3pm The Natta-Lingo Book Bus will be here, join us for a story told in French followed by a short craft activity...

BizBuzz Network Meeting

Thursday, 15 June 2017
Following the success of the Durham Creatives at the Durham Dales Centre enterprise workshop programme, we are taking our collaboration a step further with a new networking meeting, BizBuzz, for...

Contact us.

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    Durham Dales Centre
    Castle Gardens, Stanhope
    County Durham
    DL13 2FJ

    01388 527650
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