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.


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 ActiviTees 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

  • Falling on Your Feet Darlington

    Join our twice-weekly sessions to gain more confidence in your movements! Read more

  • Tees Tidy Up 2018

    Help us clean up the Tees Valley! Read more

  • Family Beach Fun at Seaton Carew

    Games and activities to help you discover wildlife on the beach! Read more

Latest News

  • Cliffe and Piercebridge

    The two villages are steeped in history and heritage, as well as being wonderfully located to get out and about to explore the area and see what the River Tees and its surroundings have to offer - find out what here! Read more

  • January 18 What to Spot

    Discover what the wildlife is doing in January in the Tees Valley! Read more

  • Heritage Hotspots - The Georgian Theatre

    Find out about the Georgian Theatre in Stockton! Read more