Spotlight on the Archives: Lead Mining in Upper Teesdale - Raby Castle


Raby Castle, Staindrop, County Durham, DL2 3AH

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Embark on a captivating journey through history with our event, “Spotlight on the Archives: Lead Mining in Upper Teesdale.” Travel back in time as we delve into the fascinating narrative of lead mining in this picturesque region.

Led by our knowledgeable archivist, Gabriel, this event offers a unique opportunity to uncover the hidden gems within the estate’s archives. Immerse yourself in a treasure trove of historical documents, including maps, accounts, letters, and various records that shed light on the intricate world of lead mining.

Please note the castle is a historic building which includes steps and stairs.

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult - Adult£20.00 per ticket
Concession/Raby Member - Concession£15.00 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.


Opening Times

Season (24 Feb 2024)
Saturday10:30 - 00:00
13:30 - 00:00

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