Events Diary

The World Heritage Site is a hive of activity, with many concerts, plays, talks and other events. What will you find of interest?

The events shown are taking place on or around Durham World Heritage Site. If you are organising an event, please tell us about it.

Forthcoming Events

  • 19

    A Personal View by Stuart Fisher

    Thursday 19th October 2017 from 9.30am to 5.00pm Location: World Heritage Site Visitors Centre
  • 19

    Decay: Time, Objects & Destruction

    Thursday 19th October 2017 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Archaeology Museum, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry to this gallery and exhibition
  • 19

    Resilience within the Rubble

    Thursday 19th October 2017 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 20

    A Personal View by Stuart Fisher

    Friday 20th October 2017 from 9.30am to 5.00pm Location: World Heritage Site Visitors Centre
  • 20

    Decay: Time, Objects & Destruction

    Friday 20th October 2017 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Archaeology Museum, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry to this gallery and exhibition
  • 20

    Resilience within the Rubble

    Friday 20th October 2017 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 20

    Beauty and Diplomacy: the Malcolm MacDonald Collections

    Friday 20th October 2017 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 20

    Diwali - special late night opening

    Friday 20th October 2017 from 6.00pm to 8.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets £2 per person, under 2's free
  • 21

    A Personal View by Stuart Fisher

    Saturday 21st October 2017 from 9.30am to 5.00pm Location: World Heritage Site Visitors Centre
  • 21

    Teikyo Festival

    Saturday 21st October 2017 from 10.00am to 4.00pm Location: Oriental Museum and Teikyo University Tickets Free entry today for Teikyo Festival
  • 21

    Decay: Time, Objects & Destruction

    Saturday 21st October 2017 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Archaeology Museum, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry to this gallery and exhibition
  • 21

    Resilience within the Rubble

    Saturday 21st October 2017 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 21

    Beauty and Diplomacy: the Malcolm MacDonald Collections

    Saturday 21st October 2017 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 21

    Yo Sushi!

    Saturday 21st October 2017 from 1.00pm to 3.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Free of charge (free entry to the Museum too today)
  • 22

    A Personal View by Stuart Fisher

    Sunday 22nd October 2017 from 9.30am to 5.00pm Location: World Heritage Site Visitors Centre
  • 22

    Decay: Time, Objects & Destruction

    Sunday 22nd October 2017 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Archaeology Museum, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry to this gallery and exhibition
  • 22

    Resilience within the Rubble

    Sunday 22nd October 2017 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 22

    Beauty and Diplomacy: the Malcolm MacDonald Collections

    Sunday 22nd October 2017 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 23

    A Personal View by Stuart Fisher

    Monday 23rd October 2017 from 9.30am to 5.00pm Location: World Heritage Site Visitors Centre
  • 23

    Resilience within the Rubble

    Monday 23rd October 2017 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 23

    Beauty and Diplomacy: the Malcolm MacDonald Collections

    Monday 23rd October 2017 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 23

    Little Bookworms under 5s group

    Monday 23rd October 2017 from 10.30am to 11.30am Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets £1 per child per session
  • 23

    Decay: Time, Objects & Destruction

    Monday 23rd October 2017 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Archaeology Museum, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry to this gallery and exhibition
  • 24

    A Personal View by Stuart Fisher

    Tuesday 24th October 2017 from 9.30am to 5.00pm Location: World Heritage Site Visitors Centre
  • 24

    Decay: Time, Objects & Destruction

    Tuesday 24th October 2017 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Archaeology Museum, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry to this gallery and exhibition
  • 24

    Resilience within the Rubble

    Tuesday 24th October 2017 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 24

    Beauty and Diplomacy: the Malcolm MacDonald Collections

    Tuesday 24th October 2017 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 25

    A Personal View by Stuart Fisher

    Wednesday 25th October 2017 from 9.30am to 5.00pm Location: World Heritage Site Visitors Centre
  • 25

    Little Dragons

    Wednesday 25th October 2017 from 10.00am to 11.00am Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets £1 per child per session
  • 25

    Decay: Time, Objects & Destruction

    Wednesday 25th October 2017 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Archaeology Museum, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry to this gallery and exhibition