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.

Festival of Archaeology Special Event

Celebrate the Festival of Archaeology with us, with a special afternoon of archaeology at the Oriental museum. Booking essential.

The Ancient Egyptians celebrated the new year with a festival called Wepet Renpet. Join us for an afternoon of Ancient Egyptian fun, including crafts, stories and getting hands-on with archaeological objects.

Why not come dressed up as an Ancient Egyptian too?

Suitable for children aged 7-11 years. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Places limited, booking essential. £3 per child.

Please call Charlotte Spink on 0191 3345691, or email oriental.museum@durham.ac.uk to book a place.

 

 

Events Diary

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    Fine Art and Photos Exhibition

    Today at 9.30am
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    Prehistoric Pioneers: a journey through life in Bronze Age Britain

    Today at 10.00am
  • 17

    Things from Home

    Today at 12.00pm
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    Homelands: Documenting Centuries of Cham Migration

    Today at 12.00pm
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    In Pursuit of Elegance: Chinese Jades from the Arnhold Collection

    Today at 12.00pm

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