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

  • 7

    Interface Arts Presents 'East Meets West'

    Saturday 7th December 2019 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 7

    Super Sea Creatures

    Saturday 7th December 2019 from 1.00pm to 3.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 8

    Interface Arts Presents 'East Meets West'

    Sunday 8th December 2019 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 9

    Interface Arts Presents 'East Meets West'

    Monday 9th December 2019 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 10

    Interface Arts Presents 'East Meets West'

    Tuesday 10th December 2019 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 11

    Interface Arts Presents 'East Meets West'

    Wednesday 11th December 2019 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 11

    Lunchtime Concert

    Wednesday 11th December 2019 at 1.15pm Location: Concert Room, Department of Music, Durham University Tickets Free entry, all are welcome to attend!
  • 11

    Lunchtime Concert

    Wednesday 11th December 2019 at 1.15pm Location: Concert Room, Department of Music, Durham University Tickets Free entry, all are welcome to attend!
  • 12

    Interface Arts Presents 'East Meets West'

    Thursday 12th December 2019 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 13

    Interface Arts Presents 'East Meets West'

    Friday 13th December 2019 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 14

    Interface Arts Presents 'East Meets West'

    Saturday 14th December 2019 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 14

    Powerful Puzzles

    Saturday 14th December 2019 from 1.00pm to 3.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 15

    Interface Arts Presents 'East Meets West'

    Sunday 15th December 2019 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 21

    Christmas Around the World

    Saturday 21st December 2019 from 1.00pm to 3.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 4

    Fabulous Fans

    Saturday 4th January 2020 from 1.00pm to 3.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 11

    Brilliant Bird Mummies

    Saturday 11th January 2020 from 1.00pm to 3.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 18

    Beautiful Butterflies

    Saturday 18th January 2020 from 1.00pm to 3.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 25

    Crowdcraft: The Year of the Rat

    Saturday 25th January 2020 from 1.00pm to 3.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 1

    Awesome Archaeology

    Saturday 1st February 2020 from 1.00pm to 3.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 8

    Wonderful Weaving

    Saturday 8th February 2020 from 1.00pm to 3.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 8

    Lunar New Year Lantern Festival: Late Night Special Opening

    Saturday 8th February 2020 from 6.00pm to 8.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Advance booking required.
  • 15

    Gorgeous Glass

    Saturday 15th February 2020 from 1.00pm to 3.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 19

    Cool Clay

    Wednesday 19th February 2020 from 1.00pm to 3.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 21

    Autism Friendly Activities: Crazy Crocodiles

    Friday 21st February 2020 from 10.30am to 12.30pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 21

    Crazy Crocodiles

    Friday 21st February 2020 from 1.00pm to 3.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 22

    Super Scrolls

    Saturday 22nd February 2020 from 1.00pm to 3.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 22

    Accessible Touch Tour

    Saturday 22nd February 2020 from 2.00pm to 4.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 29

    A British Museum touring exhibition Pushing paper: contemporary drawing from 1970 to now

    Saturday 29th February 2020 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 29

    Pushing Paper

    Saturday 29th February 2020 from 1.00pm to 3.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
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    A British Museum touring exhibition Pushing paper: contemporary drawing from 1970 to now

    Sunday 1st March 2020 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply

Events Diary

  • 7

    Interface Arts Presents 'East Meets West'

    Today at 12.00pm
  • 7

    Super Sea Creatures

    Today at 1.00pm
  • 8

    Interface Arts Presents 'East Meets West'

    Tomorrow at 12.00pm
  • 9

    Interface Arts Presents 'East Meets West'

    Mon 9th Dec at 10.00am
  • 10

    Interface Arts Presents 'East Meets West'

    Tue 10th Dec at 10.00am

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