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Durham Cathedral: Celebrations for Her Majesty the Queen's Platinum Jubilee

Join Durham Cathedral to celebrate Her Majesty The Queen's Platinum Jubilee!  A list of events can be found here 

Added Monday 16th May 2022

Conservation Work in the Norman Chapel in Durham Castle

We would like to share the conservation work that has begun in the Norman Chapel at Durham Castle. This will be an ongoing project and we will share the progress with you every s…

Added Friday 13th May 2022

MA Museum and Artefacts Studies exhibition

We’re really excited to see the latest news from the MA Museum and Artefacts Studies group as they work towards their exhibition on Samian ware!  The exhibition w…

Added Friday 13th May 2022

Durham World Heritage Day 2022

What a fabulous day in the sunshine on Easter Monday, thank you to everyone who came along to explore and support our World Heritage site!  We hoped you enjoyed meeting the …

Added Wednesday 20th April 2022

Cosin's Library: Open for Visitors!

We’re really excited to share the news that Cosin’s Library, one of the earliest public libraries in the North East of England is again open to the public follow…

Added Monday 11th April 2022

IMEMs 'Lessons from the Past' Lecture Series

Following on from the success of ‘On Pilgrimage’, Durham’s Institute of Medieval and Early Modern Studies is delighted to announce our new lecture series! …

Added Friday 18th March 2022

Women of Castle: Exhibition in Durham Castle

There’s currently an extra interesting exhibition that you can see while you are on a Durham Castle Tour: Women of Castle Click here to book your tour!  

Added Thursday 24th February 2022

Durham Castle Tours

Click here to find out more about booking a tour of Durham Castle!

Added Thursday 20th January 2022

Durham World Heritage Site: A Short Guide

At the World Heritage Site Visitor Centre in Palace Green Library, you can pick up a short guide to the World Heritage site for a £1, get yours today!  

Added Tuesday 18th January 2022

Coal Stories - A Trail Through Durham's Industrial Past

The popular new release, ‘Coal Stories, a trail through Durham’s Industrial past’, is now available from the shop in Palace Green Library.   …

Added Thursday 13th January 2022