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 August 2018

  • 1

    Hills are High

    Wednesday 1st August 2018 from 10.00am 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

    Wednesday 1st August 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
  • 2

    Hills are High

    Thursday 2nd August 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

    Thursday 2nd August 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

    Friday 3rd August 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

    Friday 3rd August 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

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Saturday 4th August 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

    Saturday 4th August 2018 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 5

    Hills are High

    Sunday 5th August 2018 from 12.00pm 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

    Sunday 5th August 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
  • 6

    Hills are High

    Monday 6th August 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

    Monday 6th August 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

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

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Tuesday 7th August 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
  • 8

    Hills are High

    Wednesday 8th August 2018 from 10.00am 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

    Wednesday 8th August 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
  • 9

    Hills are High

    Thursday 9th August 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

    Thursday 9th August 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

    Friday 10th August 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

    Friday 10th August 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

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Saturday 11th August 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

    Saturday 11th August 2018 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 12

    Hills are High

    Sunday 12th August 2018 from 12.00pm 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

    Sunday 12th August 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
  • 13

    Hills are High

    Monday 13th August 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

    Monday 13th August 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

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

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Tuesday 14th August 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
  • 15

    Hills are High

    Wednesday 15th August 2018 from 10.00am 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

    Wednesday 15th August 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
  • 16

    Hills are High

    Thursday 16th August 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

    Thursday 16th August 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

    Friday 17th August 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

    Friday 17th August 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

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Saturday 18th August 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

    Saturday 18th August 2018 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 19

    Hills are High

    Sunday 19th August 2018 from 12.00pm 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

    Sunday 19th August 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
  • 20

    Hills are High

    Monday 20th August 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

    Monday 20th August 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

    Tuesday 21st August 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

    Tuesday 21st August 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

    Wednesday 22nd August 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

    Wednesday 22nd August 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

    Thursday 23rd August 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

    Thursday 23rd August 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

    Hills are High

    Friday 24th August 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

    Friday 24th August 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

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Saturday 25th August 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

    Hills are High

    Saturday 25th August 2018 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 26

    Hills are High

    Sunday 26th August 2018 from 12.00pm 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

    Sunday 26th August 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
  • 27

    Open Treasure Exhibition- Miners: Pitmen, Pride and Prayer

    Monday 27th August 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

    Monday 27th August 2018 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 28

    Hills are High

    Tuesday 28th August 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

    Tuesday 28th August 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

    Wednesday 29th August 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

    Wednesday 29th August 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

    Thursday 30th August 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

    Thursday 30th August 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

    Friday 31st August 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

    Friday 31st August 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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