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Beamish Museum – Co. Durham

You can’t visit Durham and not visit the nearby Beamish Museum. This “living museum” is a superb example of urban and rural life that existed in the early 20th century in N.E England.

We had previously visited some 15 – 20 years ago, when our children were young and it was great to return, a few weeks ago, and remind ourselves how amazing the Beamish is. We were only there for a day and really did not get a chance to see all of the exhibits, but we will most definitely return in the near future.

Below are a few images, including some of the interiors of the houses in the old Victorian town.

Detailed information about The Beamish Museum can be found at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beamish_Museum

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8 responses

  1. Great series of shots Jim

    July 9, 2013 at 7:16 am

    • Many thanks Ian. I must go back soon, as we didn’t have time to see it all.

      July 10, 2013 at 8:17 am

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