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The Three Horseshoes Hotel

The Three Horseshoes Hotel

0.3 mi from Bowes Museum
    4.0 out of 5.0
     
     

    Located in the heart of Barnard Castle, this inn is within a 15-minute walk of Barnard Castle and Bowes Museum. Egglestone Abbey is 2 mi (3.2 km) away.

    £67 per night for 2 guests

    The Three Horseshoes Hotel£67
    The Morritt Country House Hotel & The Garage Spa

    The Morritt Country House Hotel & The Garage Spa

    2.3 mi from Bowes Museum
      4.0 out of 5.0
       
       

      Situated in a rural location, this spa hotel is 2.5 mi (4 km) from Egglestone Abbey and within 6 miles (10 km) of Bowes Museum and Barnard Castle. Richmond Castle ...

      Homelands Guest House

      Homelands Guest House

      0.4 mi from Bowes Museum
        4.0 out of 5.0
         
         

        Situated in Barnard Castle, this guesthouse is within a 15-minute walk of Barnard Castle and Bowes Museum. Egglestone Abbey is 2.1 mi (3.4 km) away.

        £75 per night for 2 guests

        Homelands Guest House£75
        Redworth Hall Hotel

        Redworth Hall Hotel

        9 mi from Bowes Museum
          4.0 out of 5.0
           
           

          Located in Newton Aycliffe, this family-friendly hotel is 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from National Railway Museum at Shildon, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Auckland Castle ...

          £52 per night for 2 guests

          Redworth Hall Hotel£52
          Middleton Lodge

          Middleton Lodge

          10 mi from Bowes Museum
            5.0 out of 5.0
             
             

            Situated in Richmond, this luxury country house is within 9 miles (15 km) of Georgian Theatre Royal, Richmond Castle and Richmondshire Museum. Green Howards ...

            £112 per night for 2 guests

            Middleton Lodge£112
            The Teesdale Hotel

            The Teesdale Hotel

            7.3 mi from Bowes Museum
              3.0 out of 5.0
               
               

              Situated in Barnard Castle, this hotel is within 12 miles (20 km) of Barnard Castle, Bowes Museum and Hamsterley Forest. Brough Castle and National Railway Museum ...

              £65 per night for 2 guests

              The Teesdale Hotel£65
              Strathmore Lawn East - Guest house

              Strathmore Lawn East - Guest house

              0.4 mi from Bowes Museum
                4.0 out of 5.0
                 
                 

                Situated in Barnard Castle, this guesthouse is within a 15-minute walk of Barnard Castle and Bowes Museum. Egglestone Abbey is 2.1 mi (3.4 km) away.

                £71 per night for 2 guests

                Strathmore Lawn East - Guest house£71
                Best Western Walworth Castle Hotel

                Best Western Walworth Castle Hotel

                7.9 mi from Bowes Museum
                  3.0 out of 5.0
                   
                   

                  Located in the heart of Darlington, this eco-friendly hotel is within 6 miles (10 km) of Darlington Railway Centre and Museum, Darlington Civic Theatre and St ...

                  £44 per night for 2 guests

                  Best Western Walworth Castle Hotel£44
                  The Kings Head Hotel

                  The Kings Head Hotel

                  11 mi from Bowes Museum
                    3.0 out of 5.0
                     
                     

                    Situated in Richmond, this hotel is steps away from Richmond Market Place and Richmond Castle. Green Howards Museum and Georgian Theatre Royal are also within ...

                    £61 per night for 2 guests

                    The Kings Head Hotel£61
                    Lily Hill Farm

                    Lily Hill Farm

                    2.6 mi from Bowes Museum
                      4.0 out of 5.0
                       
                       

                      Situated in Barnard Castle, this country house is within 6 miles (10 km) of Egglestone Abbey, Bowes Museum and Barnard Castle. Raby Castle is 12.4 mi (19.9 km) ...

                      £60 per night for 2 guests

                      Lily Hill Farm£60

                      Pocket Guide: Bowes Museum Bowes Museum Hotels

                      The Bowes Museum offers one of the most comprehensive collections of European art in Britain, showcasing thousands of masterpieces from critically acclaimed artists. The museum is in the picturesque market town of Barnard Castle, near the edge of the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and is close to several charming inns and bed and breakfast venues in the town, as well as other hotels in nearby Bishop Auckland and Darlington.

                      More about the Bowes Museum

                      The collection is divided into several themed galleries ranging from the decorative arts to fashion and textiles. You can also visit the John and Joséphine Galleries, which includes the early collections of the museum's founders, John Bowes and his wife Joséphine. These galleries also features many of the luxury furniture items that John and Joséphine had collected when they lived in the Château du Barry near Paris in the mid-19th century.

                      Housed in a Charismatic French-Style Château

                      Before you've even set foot in this museum, it's impossible not to admire the beauty of the building itself, which was designed in the late-19th century by the acclaimed French architect Jules Pellechet, who also designed several Neo-Classical buildings in Paris.

                      See the Famous Silver Swan

                      Dating back to the late-18th century, The Silver Swan is a unique musical automation comprising a life-sized swan with clockwork mechanisms that can be wound up to allow the music to play. John Bowes purchased the Silver Swan from the eminent Parisian jeweller M. Briquet in 1872, after having been captivated by the item when it was showcased at the Paris International Exposition in 1867.

                      Relax at the Bowes Museum's Wonderful Grounds

                      The parks and gardens are also designed in a charismatic French theme, and include scenic woodland walks, children's play facilities, and plenty of open space for picnics. The grounds are often used for theatre performances, markets and other festivals, and are particularly rich in bird life.

                      With WiFi available in virtually every hotel room near the Bowes Museum, you'll have no problem researching other local places of interest and upcoming events. Many rooms are also equipped with en-suite bathrooms, mini-bars, and tea and coffee-making facilities.