The Auckland Project

The Auckland Project Zurbaran Paintings at Auckland Castle Gardens. © The Auckland Project 2023

The Auckland Project is a unique collection of heritage attractions, galleries, gardens and parkland in the historic town of Bishop Auckland.

The attractions offer groups the ideal blend of art, history and nature, centred around the magnificent Auckland Castle, also known as Auckland Palace, one of Europe’s best-preserved bishop’s palaces.

Entrance to the Spanish Gallery in Bishop Auckland © House of Hues

Whether you are looking for a full day out or an exciting new addition to your existing group itinerary, you’ll find plenty of inspiration in this historic town, with ten attractions and over 2,000 years of history to explore. Groups benefit from exclusive savings, free familiarisation visits, free coach parking, complimentary driver tickets and more.


58 Kingsway, Bishop Auckland, Durham, DL14 7NJ, United Kingdom

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