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 July 2018

  • 1

    Hills are High

    Sunday 1st July 2018 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 1

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Sunday 1st July 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
  • 2

    Hills are High

    Monday 2nd July 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 2

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Monday 2nd July 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
  • 3

    Hills are High

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

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Tuesday 3rd July 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
  • 4

    Hills are High

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

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Wednesday 4th July 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
  • 5

    Hills are High

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

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Thursday 5th July 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
  • 6

    Hills are High

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

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Friday 6th July 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
  • 7

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Saturday 7th July 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
  • 7

    Hills are High

    Saturday 7th July 2018 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 7

    British Sign Language Tours with Open Treasure

    Saturday 7th July 2018 at 3.00pm Tickets Normal Open Treasure Admission applies from Cathedral's Visitor Desk, in person or by phone on 0191 3387 178.
  • 8

    Hills are High

    Sunday 8th July 2018 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 8

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Sunday 8th July 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
  • 9

    Hills are High

    Monday 9th July 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 9

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Monday 9th July 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
  • 10

    Hills are High

    Tuesday 10th July 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 10

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Tuesday 10th July 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
  • 11

    Hills are High

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

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Wednesday 11th July 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
  • 12

    Hills are High

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

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Thursday 12th July 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
  • 13

    Hills are High

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

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Friday 13th July 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
  • 14

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Saturday 14th July 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
  • 14

    Hills are High

    Saturday 14th July 2018 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 15

    Hills are High

    Sunday 15th July 2018 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 15

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Sunday 15th July 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
  • 16

    Hills are High

    Monday 16th July 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 16

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Monday 16th July 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
  • 17

    Hills are High

    Tuesday 17th July 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 17

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Tuesday 17th July 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
  • 18

    Hills are High

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

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Wednesday 18th July 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

    Hills are High

    Thursday 19th July 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

    Thursday 19th July 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

    Friday 20th July 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

    Friday 20th July 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

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Saturday 21st July 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

    Saturday 21st July 2018 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 22

    Hills are High

    Sunday 22nd July 2018 from 12.00pm 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

    Sunday 22nd July 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
  • 23

    Durham Early Modern Studies Conference: Authority, Gender and Social Relations

    Monday 23rd July 2018 at 9.00am Location: Durham University Tickets See below
  • 23

    Hills are High

    Monday 23rd July 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 23

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Monday 23rd July 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
  • 24

    Durham Early Modern Studies Conference: Authority, Gender and Social Relations

    Tuesday 24th July 2018 at 9.00am Location: Durham University Tickets See below
  • 24

    Hills are High

    Tuesday 24th July 2018 from 10.00am 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

    Tuesday 24th July 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
  • 25

    Durham Early Modern Studies Conference: Authority, Gender and Social Relations

    Wednesday 25th July 2018 at 9.00am Location: Durham University Tickets See below
  • 25

    Hills are High

    Wednesday 25th July 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

    Wednesday 25th July 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

    Thursday 26th July 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

    Thursday 26th July 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

    Friday 27th July 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

    Friday 27th July 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

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Saturday 28th July 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

    Saturday 28th July 2018 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 29

    Hills are High

    Sunday 29th July 2018 from 12.00pm 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

    Sunday 29th July 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
  • 30

    Hills are High

    Monday 30th July 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 30

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Monday 30th July 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
  • 31

    Hills are High

    Tuesday 31st July 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 31

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Tuesday 31st July 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

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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