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 on Saturday 11th August 2018

  • 11

    Royal School of Needlework Durham Exhibition

    Saturday 11th August 2018 from 9.30am to 5.00pm Location: World Heritage Site Visitor Centre Tickets Free entry
  • 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

    Bodies of Evidence: How science unearthed Durhamís dark secret

    Saturday 11th August 2018 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Palace Green Library Tickets £7.50, £6.50 Concession from Palace Green Library
  • 11

    August History Walk

    Saturday 11th August 2018 at 10.30am Location: Woodlands and Riverbanks Tickets £3, free for children from https://www.durhamcathedral.co.uk/whats-on/book?id=6534&date=11/08/2018-10:30
  • 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
  • 11

    The Emperorís New Clothes: Transforming 19th Century Japan

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

    New tour highlights the 'hidden women'

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

    Rangoli Art

    Saturday 11th August 2018 from 1.00pm to 3.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply

Events Diary

  • 15

    Over and Under: Miners and Mining An exhibition of linocuts by John Scott Martin

    Today at 9.30am
  • 15

    New tour highlights the 'hidden women'

    Today at 10.00am
  • 15

    Bodies of Evidence: How science unearthed Durhamís dark secret

    Today at 10.00am
  • 15

    Hills are High

    Today at 12.00pm
  • 15

    The Emperorís New Clothes: Transforming 19th Century Japan

    Today at 12.00pm

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