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.

Shipwreck Archaeology

Did you know that some objects at the Oriental Museum were found on a shipwreck? Find out about marine archaeology and make a ship to take home. 


This activity is included in the normal admission price  (£1.50 adult / 75p per child) and is suitable for children aged 5-11 years.