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Kynren

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Open Now: 21:00 - 23:00
Open today: 21:00 - 23:00
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Incredible

Heard about Kynren from a friend. What a recommendation. It was absolutely amazing. All of us loved... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Keithpickup
Kynren Brilliant show

Kynren is fabulous for a family treat. An outdoors spectacular A history of England. We took... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
philomenal2013
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Kynren - An Epic Tale of England is the UK’s 'must see' spectacular live action show that takes place in County Durham every summer. This world class performance is an exciting family show, that takes you on an immersive journey through 2,000 years...more
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Hours Today: 21:00 - 23:00
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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A689 | Eleven Arches, Durham, Bishop Auckland DL14 7SF, England
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+44 333 300 3028
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Heard about Kynren from a friend. What a recommendation. It was absolutely amazing. All of us loved it. It’s a credit to everyone involved. It truly is. Deffo going again next year hopefully July 14 on our way to see Kiss in Newcastle the next...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kynren is fabulous for a family treat. An outdoors spectacular A history of England. We took blankets & cushions & wrapped up for the evening chill. No rain when we were there. Hurrah If it’s back again next year we will be there.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank philomenal2013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There's a small dot on the Map of this Vast World; A Town called 'Bishop Auckland' where Huge Development is being Unfurled. Some Five years ago a Plan, derived from the seed of the 'Zurbaran' Paintings; The Magic of a Real Castle, contrived into a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank 764graemeh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been twice and loved it. There is nothing like it in England, if you've never been you really don't know what your'e missing, it is unbelievable.

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank Melanie O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was in the Durham area for some family ancestry research and heard of this performance and knew I had to see it. The journey to Bishop Auckland and the cost were 100% worth it and I would highly recommend it to anyone. The scale...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank SaraBourque
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first visit to Kynren and what more can I say than AMAZING!!! We arrived early to ensure we got parked up ok and had a slow walk down to the gate. We had arrived a little early so the gates were locked....More

Date of experience: August 2018
4  Thank Sarah-Southern
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

absolutely fantastic for all the family took 2 and 6 year old and they loved it, thought it was that good we have already decided to go back next year

Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank 1964donna
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Very good show they put on, was good for Adults and children. If it's on again next year would recommend it

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank SandraFiorentino
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Such a great, uplifting spectacle of a show! We loved every minute. All seats gave good views, although they were extremely tightly packed - would probably pay for the premium seats on another occasion. Very well laid out entrance and site, toilets very clean (and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
4  Thank Pam_Clark
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Fantastic show, a must see, take a blanket as it can get cold during the show. The fireworks were amazing

Date of experience: August 2018
4  Thank adjorobinson
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elsie b
31 August 2018|
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Response from Kynren | Property representative |
Dear Elsie, For the enjoyment of all of our visitors, please by aware that during the performance there is a strictly no photographs or videos policy allowed anywhere on the tribune. Please visit our website at Kynren. com... More
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samsmummy10811
28 August 2018|
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Response from Janet T | Reviewed this property |
Last year we had silver on the left, and found there was an echo. I don't know if that has been fixed but we had silver on the right facing the stage this year and the acoustics were excellent. I also felt that more of the... More
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fredjsudder
21 August 2018|
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Response from Kynren | Property representative |
Hello Fred - if you need to upgrade to a park and ride ticket, please call our Customer Care line 0333 300 3028 Kindest regards
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