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.

Dementia Friendly Touch Tour: there's no place like home

  • 8 Saturday 8th December 2018 from 1.00pm to 3.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Free (but booking required)

    More information from www.dur.ac.uk/oriental.museum/whatson/

A special touch tour event for visitors with dementia and their caregivers.

Visitors with dementia and their caregivers are invited to a sensory touch tour. Explore objects all related to houses and homes.

This event is free of charge, however places are limited, so booking is essential.

Please contact Charlotte Spink on 0191 3345691 or email oriental.museum@durham.ac.uk if you have any questions about this event, or would like to book a place.

 

There is a visual story available on the Access and Facilities page of our website to help you plan your visit.

 

Events Diary

  • 18

    Landscapes of the North: An exhibition of paintings by George Browell

    Today at 9.30am
  • 18

    Scaling the Heights

    Today at 10.00am
  • 18

    New tour highlights the 'hidden women'

    Today at 10.00am
  • 18

    Catch Your Breath

    Today at 10.00am
  • 19

    Landscapes of the North: An exhibition of paintings by George Browell

    Tomorrow at 9.30am

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