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Explore, Discover, Learn

The Auckland Project welcomes you to a collection of galleries, gardens, parkland and events, all established around Auckland Castle, in the heart of County Durham.

Step inside the new Spanish Gallery

Discover the story of Spanish Golden Age art during the 16th and 17th centuries. Key works by Spanish Masters such as El Greco, Zurbarán and Velázquez feature throughout this theatrical gallery.

Visit UK’s first gallery dedicated to the art, history and culture of Spain.

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You’re invited to live the history and experience the culture that shaped our wonderful home of Bishop Auckland and the surrounding area into the beautiful part of the world it is today.

Beneath the gothic spires and veteran trees of our skyline are secrets from history just begging for you to discover them. Plan your visit now; we look forward to welcoming you to a grand day out, a thousand years in the making.

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