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

  • RSPB Saltholme Storytelling

    Join master storyteller Chris Connaughton at RSPB Saltholme for some magical tales inspired by the Yarn Bombers colourful creations on the reserve! Read more

  • Tees Tales Family Story Hunt

    Celebrate National Storytelling week with a wonderful family workshop led by storyteller Elizabeth Baker at the fabulous Preston Hall Museum, on the banks of the Tees! Read more

  • Coatham Heritage Trail

    Take a step back in time with tales from Coatham's heyday as a medieval port with the Tees Heritage Trust. Read more

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