Your culture attendant: things to do in Ferryhill


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Constructed in 1844, the Penshaw Monument in Penshaw, between Washington and Houghton-le-Spring, has extraordinary views across the North East from the top of Penshaw Hill. Go up between dawn and dusk - you might even be able to spot Durham Cathedral.

ATTDT is your unique local guide to things to do, see, visit and explore near you. From arts and culture to events and entertainment, we've got today in Ferryhill covered.


Welcome to the Ferryhill edition of A Thing To Do Today: the ultimate curated guide to the best of what to do today in Ferryhill. From free to cheap to boutique, if you're in and around Ferryhill, whether you're visiting or a local, ATTDT is here to help. We specialise in selecting wonderful and often offbeat events, activities and attractions specifically on and open today, which are ready to explore in Ferryhill for anyone looking to cure their boredom. Look at the idea above for something to do today, reload the page to get other amazing things to do, or change the day to start planning your week. Find out more....

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