Our vision is for the valley of the tees to be renowned for its rich landscape, heritage and culture.

We aim to:


  • connect people and communities to the built and natural heritage within Tees Valley.
  • bring our heritage to life, through offering new ways for people to see, hear, touch and enjoy it.
  • protect our heritage for future generations.
  • inspire people to make a positive difference in our area, by providing opportunities for people to get involved 
  • encourage people to learn new heritage skills, and pass these on to future generations
  • promote the heritage of the Tees Valley to communities and visitors so they appreciate how special it is