Our landscape is full of adventure and wonder

Tees Cottage Pumping Station

The aim of this project is to improve the understanding of the heritage of Tees Cottage Pumping Station as well as improving the accessibility of the site to a wide-range of visitors, such as schools and the general public.


Author: Tom Watson

Location: 501 Coniscliffe Rd,, Darlington

The Dorman Museum

The Dorman Museum is a purpose built museum located in Middlesbrough, adjacent to Albert Park.


Author: Tom Watson

The Transporter Bridge

The Transporter Bridge was built in 1911, making it the longest operating bridge of its kind in the world.


Author: Tom Watson


We have a range of opportunities for people of all ages and interests.

You could help to hold arts and crafts activities with our Community AcitivTees team; carry out research into local heritage with our Archaeology programme or get hands-on in helping to look after your local environment with Green ActiviTees.

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Our Projects

We operate nearly 20 great projects in the River Tees area that you can get involved with all year round. Our projects are a great way to rediscover the natural environment of the Tees Valley.

To learn more about each project, click below.

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Upcoming events

  • Romans on the Tees

    Join us on Saturday 24th June for a day of Roman fun! Watch the Romans battle the Barbarian natives for supremacy and explore our brand-new excavations. Read more

  • North Gare Orchid Walk

    Teesmouth Field Centre lead an evening stroll to look for the stars of the flowering world. Read more

  • Fairy Dell Beck Event

    Celebrate the wildlife of Marton West Beck with the Friends of Fairy Dell at a River Tees Rediscovered family event. Read more

Latest News

  • Stockton Market Cross

    Discover the fascinating history behind Stockton's only Scheduled Ancient Monument, from being the site of a stocks, a place for proclamation and the Battle of Stockton - the cross certainly has a great story! Read more

  • Neasham Abbey

    Did you know there was an abbey on the banks of the Tees in Neasham, with links to the only Englishman to be Pope? Find out more here. Read more

  • What to Spot June 2017

    Find out what to keep on the lookout for during June! Read more