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Cosin’s Library Fellowships

Here on the World Heritage Site we’ve been made aware of a great opportunity with the team in Cosin’s Library, click here to find out more!  

Added Monday 6th September 2021

Northern Saint Trails: Photo competition and the chance to win Amazon vouchers!

Escape the everyday and explore the Northern Saints Trails -and have your camera at the ready for the exciting photo competition! Trail leaflets are available at the World Herita…

Added Friday 20th August 2021

Planning on visiting Durham Castle?

Planning on a visit to Durham Castle? Click the link here and book your self-guided tour in advance: https://www.dur.ac.uk/durham.castle/visit/  

Added Wednesday 4th August 2021

World Heritage Site: Visitor Attractions

We’re really pleased to share with you that many of our Visitor Attractions are now open here on the World Heritage Site! Click the links below and plan your visit: D…

Added Wednesday 21st July 2021

This is Durham: Online escape room!

QUEST OF THE ROSE COINS Are you ready for the challenge? There are six rose coins hidden across the county….. play the This is Durham online Escape Room game to see …

Added Thursday 8th July 2021

Durham Cathedral: LIGHT

There’s a fabulous light installation in Durham Cathedral!  LIGHT is available to see in the Galilee Chapel – click here to find out more.

Added Monday 21st June 2021

New Chapters of the Online Exhibition, Journeys: Reading the World

  The brand new chapters of Journeys: Reading the World, online exhibition have just been launched.  Turn up the Spotify playlist and take a look!  …

Added Thursday 20th May 2021

There's an exciting new exhibition at Palace Green Library! Journeys: Reading the World

If you are bored of being stuck at home, why not set sail on a voyage around the globe with our new online exhibition Journeys: Reading the World. Using the books, manusc…

Added Tuesday 2nd February 2021

Palace Green Library: Archives and Special Collections

Palace Green Library has an online guide where you can take a look at their archives and special collections.  To read overviews of the collections, find out about acce…

Added Tuesday 5th January 2021

Durham University Music Department YouTube Channel

Durham University Music School is situated here on the World Heritage Site, did you know that they have their own YouTube Channel? The channel gives you opportunities a…

Added Tuesday 1st December 2020