With its iconic Cathedral and Castle World Heritage Site - Durham City is the jewel in the crown of an extraordinary county and an undisputed gem of the North.
The Durham Dales and Vale of Durham are diverse landscapes, dotted with market towns and picturesque villages and the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty are home to moorland and forest. The contrasting landscapes are a testament to its history and culture whilst the stunning Durham coast begs to be explored.
County Durham is without doubt a special place to live, work and enjoy.
Visit the Durham County Council website at www.durham.gov.uk