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.

Events in June 2018

  • 1

    Hills are High

    Friday 1st June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 1

    Khyal: Music and Imagination

    Friday 1st June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 1

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Tudors: The Family and Faith in Durham

    Friday 1st June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Tickets £2.50- £7.50 (under 5s free, family ticket £17.50) from https://www.durhamcathedral.co.uk/whatson
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    Beyond the Realms

    Friday 1st June 2018 at 7.30pm Location: Durham Cathedral Tickets £10/15/17/20 from see link
  • 2

    Community Brass Day

    Saturday 2nd June 2018 from 10.00am to 1.00pm Location: St Oswald's Institute, Church Street, Durham Tickets Free event, not ticketed
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    Open Treasure Exhibition- Tudors: The Family and Faith in Durham

    Saturday 2nd June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Tickets £2.50- £7.50 (under 5s free, family ticket £17.50) from https://www.durhamcathedral.co.uk/whatson
  • 2

    Hills are High

    Saturday 2nd June 2018 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 2

    Khyal: Music and Imagination

    Saturday 2nd June 2018 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 3

    Hills are High

    Sunday 3rd June 2018 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 3

    Khyal: Music and Imagination

    Sunday 3rd June 2018 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 3

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Tudors: The Family and Faith in Durham

    Sunday 3rd June 2018 from 12.30pm to 5.00pm Tickets £2.50- £7.50 (under 5s free, family ticket £17.50) from https://www.durhamcathedral.co.uk/whatson
  • 3

    Earthbound

    Sunday 3rd June 2018 at 7.30pm Location: Durham Castle Tickets £15 & £10 from see link
  • 4

    Hills are High

    Monday 4th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 4

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Tudors: The Family and Faith in Durham

    Monday 4th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Tickets £2.50- £7.50 (under 5s free, family ticket £17.50) from https://www.durhamcathedral.co.uk/whatson
  • 5

    Hills are High

    Tuesday 5th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 5

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Tudors: The Family and Faith in Durham

    Tuesday 5th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Tickets £2.50- £7.50 (under 5s free, family ticket £17.50) from https://www.durhamcathedral.co.uk/whatson
  • 5

    Big Summer Gig

    Tuesday 5th June 2018 at 8.00pm Location: Durham Student Union Tickets Free event, not ticketed
  • 6

    Hills are High

    Wednesday 6th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 6

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Tudors: The Family and Faith in Durham

    Wednesday 6th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Tickets £2.50- £7.50 (under 5s free, family ticket £17.50) from https://www.durhamcathedral.co.uk/whatson
  • 6

    Divinity Quintet and Friends

    Wednesday 6th June 2018 at 7.30pm Location: Durham Cathedral Chapter House Tickets Adult £5, Concession £3
  • 7

    Hills are High

    Thursday 7th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 7

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Tudors: The Family and Faith in Durham

    Thursday 7th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Tickets £2.50- £7.50 (under 5s free, family ticket £17.50) from https://www.durhamcathedral.co.uk/whatson
  • 8

    Hills are High

    Friday 8th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 8

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Tudors: The Family and Faith in Durham

    Friday 8th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Tickets £2.50- £7.50 (under 5s free, family ticket £17.50) from https://www.durhamcathedral.co.uk/whatson
  • 8

    A Night at the Movies

    Friday 8th June 2018 at 7.30pm Location: St Oswald's Church Tickets Adult £6, Student £5 from see link
  • 9

    Arts on the Green

    Saturday 9th June 2018 from 10.00am to 4.00pm Location: Palace Green Tickets Free event, not ticketed
  • 9

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Tudors: The Family and Faith in Durham

    Saturday 9th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Tickets £2.50- £7.50 (under 5s free, family ticket £17.50) from https://www.durhamcathedral.co.uk/whatson
  • 9

    Hills are High

    Saturday 9th June 2018 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 10

    Hills are High

    Sunday 10th June 2018 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 11

    Hills are High

    Monday 11th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 12

    Hills are High

    Tuesday 12th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 12

    Concert Band Celebration

    Tuesday 12th June 2018 at 7.00pm Location: Elvet Methodist Church Tickets £3, Under 5's Free
  • 13

    Hills are High

    Wednesday 13th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 13

    Tunes in June

    Wednesday 13th June 2018 at 7.30pm Location: St Oswald's Church Tickets Adult £6, Concession £4.50
  • 14

    Hills are High

    Thursday 14th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 15

    Hills are High

    Friday 15th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 15

    Classical Ensemble Concert

    Friday 15th June 2018 at 7.30pm Location: Durham Town Hall Tickets See link
  • 16

    Hills are High

    Saturday 16th June 2018 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 16

    Ralph Allwood Vocal Masterclass

    Saturday 16th June 2018 at 1.00pm Location: Durham University Music Department, Palace Green Tickets Free event, not ticketed (but see below if you would like to participate)
  • 16

    DUOS Cathedral Concert

    Saturday 16th June 2018 at 7.30pm Location: Durham Cathedral Tickets Front Nave £18/15, Back Nave £13/10 from See link
  • 17

    Hills are High

    Sunday 17th June 2018 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 18

    Hills are High

    Monday 18th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 19

    Hills are High

    Tuesday 19th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 19

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Tuesday 19th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: The Collections Gallery, Open Treasure Tickets £2.50- £7.50 (under 5s free, family ticket £17.50) from https://www.durhamcathedral.co.uk/whatson
  • 19

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Tuesday 19th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: The Collections Gallery, Open Treasure Tickets £2.50- £7.50 (under 5s free, family ticket £17.50) from https://www.durhamcathedral.co.uk/whatson
  • 20

    Hills are High

    Wednesday 20th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 20

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Wednesday 20th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: The Collections Gallery, Open Treasure Tickets £2.50- £7.50 (under 5s free, family ticket £17.50) from https://www.durhamcathedral.co.uk/whatson
  • 21

    Hills are High

    Thursday 21st June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 21

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Thursday 21st June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: The Collections Gallery, Open Treasure Tickets £2.50- £7.50 (under 5s free, family ticket £17.50) from https://www.durhamcathedral.co.uk/whatson
  • 22

    Hills are High

    Friday 22nd June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 22

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Friday 22nd June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: The Collections Gallery, Open Treasure Tickets £2.50- £7.50 (under 5s free, family ticket £17.50) from https://www.durhamcathedral.co.uk/whatson
  • 23

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Saturday 23rd June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: The Collections Gallery, Open Treasure Tickets £2.50- £7.50 (under 5s free, family ticket £17.50) from https://www.durhamcathedral.co.uk/whatson
  • 23

    Hills are High

    Saturday 23rd June 2018 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 24

    Hills are High

    Sunday 24th June 2018 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 24

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Sunday 24th June 2018 from 12.30pm to 5.00pm Location: The Collections Gallery, Open Treasure Tickets £2.50- £7.50 (under 5s free, family ticket £17.50) from https://www.durhamcathedral.co.uk/whatson
  • 24

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Sunday 24th June 2018 from 12.30pm to 5.00pm Location: The Collections Gallery, Open Treasure Tickets £2.50- £7.50 (under 5s free, family ticket £17.50) from https://www.durhamcathedral.co.uk/whatson
  • 25

    Hills are High

    Monday 25th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 25

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Monday 25th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: The Collections Gallery, Open Treasure Tickets £2.50- £7.50 (under 5s free, family ticket £17.50) from https://www.durhamcathedral.co.uk/whatson
  • 26

    Hills are High

    Tuesday 26th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 26

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Tuesday 26th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: The Collections Gallery, Open Treasure Tickets £2.50- £7.50 (under 5s free, family ticket £17.50) from https://www.durhamcathedral.co.uk/whatson
  • 27

    Hills are High

    Wednesday 27th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 27

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Wednesday 27th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: The Collections Gallery, Open Treasure Tickets £2.50- £7.50 (under 5s free, family ticket £17.50) from https://www.durhamcathedral.co.uk/whatson
  • 28

    Hills are High

    Thursday 28th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 28

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Thursday 28th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: The Collections Gallery, Open Treasure Tickets £2.50- £7.50 (under 5s free, family ticket £17.50) from https://www.durhamcathedral.co.uk/whatson
  • 29

    Hills are High

    Friday 29th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 29

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Friday 29th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: The Collections Gallery, Open Treasure Tickets £2.50- £7.50 (under 5s free, family ticket £17.50) from https://www.durhamcathedral.co.uk/whatson
  • 30

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Saturday 30th June 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: The Collections Gallery, Open Treasure Tickets £2.50- £7.50 (under 5s free, family ticket £17.50) from https://www.durhamcathedral.co.uk/whatson
  • 30

    Hills are High

    Saturday 30th June 2018 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply

Events Diary

  • 24

    In the Footsteps of Eadfrith

    Today at 9.30am
  • 24

    Everyone's History: 20 years of the Portable Antiquities Scheme and the Treasure Act

    Today at 10.00am
  • 24

    Hills are High

    Today at 10.00am
  • 24

    Khyal: Music and Imagination

    Today at 10.00am
  • 24

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Tudors: The Family and Faith in Durham

    Today at 10.00am

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