Travelers are voting Bedes World, Bowes Museum and Beamish Museum as the best of 4 museums in Durham. There are 4 museums in Durham a city just 37 km from Durham and 3 museums in Sunderland which is 39 km distant. The most popular of these are Bedes World in Durham and Beamish Museum in Sunderland. You can find 270 Museum in the country of United Kingdom and Buckingham Palace is our members favorite Museum in all of United Kingdom. Want more? Check out our map of museums in Durham.