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Durham University

Centre for Visual Arts and Culture

CVAC Events Listing

The Grand Tour in the North East

9th December 2019, 17:45, Gala Theatre, Durham, Stefano Cracolici

The Grand Tour had a tremendous impact on 18th and 19th century British identity. This lecture is structured as an artistic itinerary through the North-East looking for tangible traces of the Grand Tour, discernible at Alnwick Castle, Raby Castle, Rokeby Park among other places

A season of events celebrating the history, art and culture of County Durham, organised in partnership by Durham County Council and the Centre for Visual Arts and Culture.

Tickets will be released soon. Tickets are free but booking is recommended; please contact the Gala Theatre on 03000 266 600 or visit

Please note a small number of tickets will be available at the venue on the night of the event.

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