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 January 2020

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    2000 Years of Life at 18-29 Claypath

    Saturday 4th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Museum of Archaeology, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry
  • 4

    Norman Cornish: The Sketchbooks

    Saturday 4th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Small charge applies
  • 4

    Fabulous Fans

    Saturday 4th January 2020 from 1.00pm to 3.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 5

    2000 Years of Life at 18-29 Claypath

    Sunday 5th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Museum of Archaeology, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry
  • 5

    Norman Cornish: The Sketchbooks

    Sunday 5th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Small charge applies
  • 6

    Norman Cornish: The Sketchbooks

    Monday 6th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Small charge applies
  • 6

    2000 Years of Life at 18-29 Claypath

    Monday 6th January 2020 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Museum of Archaeology, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry
  • 7

    2000 Years of Life at 18-29 Claypath

    Tuesday 7th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Museum of Archaeology, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry
  • 7

    Norman Cornish: The Sketchbooks

    Tuesday 7th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Small charge applies
  • 8

    Little Dragons Under 5s Group

    Wednesday 8th January 2020 from 10.00am to 11.00am Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets £1 per child. Carer's free
  • 8

    2000 Years of Life at 18-29 Claypath

    Wednesday 8th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Museum of Archaeology, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry
  • 8

    Norman Cornish: The Sketchbooks

    Wednesday 8th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Small charge applies
  • 9

    2000 Years of Life at 18-29 Claypath

    Thursday 9th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Museum of Archaeology, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry
  • 9

    Norman Cornish: The Sketchbooks

    Thursday 9th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Small charge applies
  • 10

    2000 Years of Life at 18-29 Claypath

    Friday 10th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Museum of Archaeology, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry
  • 10

    Norman Cornish: The Sketchbooks

    Friday 10th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Small charge applies
  • 11

    2000 Years of Life at 18-29 Claypath

    Saturday 11th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Museum of Archaeology, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry
  • 11

    Norman Cornish: The Sketchbooks

    Saturday 11th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Small charge applies
  • 11

    Brilliant Bird Mummies

    Saturday 11th January 2020 from 1.00pm to 3.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 12

    2000 Years of Life at 18-29 Claypath

    Sunday 12th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Museum of Archaeology, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry
  • 12

    Norman Cornish: The Sketchbooks

    Sunday 12th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Small charge applies
  • 13

    Norman Cornish: The Sketchbooks

    Monday 13th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Small charge applies
  • 13

    2000 Years of Life at 18-29 Claypath

    Monday 13th January 2020 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Museum of Archaeology, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry
  • 14

    2000 Years of Life at 18-29 Claypath

    Tuesday 14th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Museum of Archaeology, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry
  • 14

    Norman Cornish: The Sketchbooks

    Tuesday 14th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Small charge applies
  • 15

    Little Dragons Under 5s Group

    Wednesday 15th January 2020 from 10.00am to 11.00am Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets £1 per child. Carer's free
  • 15

    2000 Years of Life at 18-29 Claypath

    Wednesday 15th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Museum of Archaeology, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry
  • 15

    Norman Cornish: The Sketchbooks

    Wednesday 15th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Small charge applies
  • 16

    2000 Years of Life at 18-29 Claypath

    Thursday 16th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Museum of Archaeology, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry
  • 16

    Norman Cornish: The Sketchbooks

    Thursday 16th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Small charge applies
  • 16

    The Necropolis of China's First Emperor - Terracotta Heaven

    Thursday 16th January 2020 from 7.30pm to 9.00pm Location: Room EH009, ground floor Elvet Hill House Tickets Free for Friends of the Oriental Museum
  • 17

    2000 Years of Life at 18-29 Claypath

    Friday 17th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Museum of Archaeology, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry
  • 17

    Norman Cornish: The Sketchbooks

    Friday 17th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Small charge applies
  • 18

    2000 Years of Life at 18-29 Claypath

    Saturday 18th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Museum of Archaeology, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry
  • 18

    Norman Cornish: The Sketchbooks

    Saturday 18th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Small charge applies
  • 18

    Beautiful Butterflies

    Saturday 18th January 2020 from 1.00pm to 3.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 18

    Interface Arts: Introduction to acrylic painting

    Saturday 18th January 2020 from 2.00pm to 4.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets £6 per person
  • 19

    2000 Years of Life at 18-29 Claypath

    Sunday 19th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Museum of Archaeology, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry
  • 19

    Norman Cornish: The Sketchbooks

    Sunday 19th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Small charge applies
  • 20

    Norman Cornish: The Sketchbooks

    Monday 20th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Small charge applies
  • 20

    2000 Years of Life at 18-29 Claypath

    Monday 20th January 2020 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Museum of Archaeology, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry
  • 21

    2000 Years of Life at 18-29 Claypath

    Tuesday 21st January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Museum of Archaeology, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry
  • 21

    Norman Cornish: The Sketchbooks

    Tuesday 21st January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Small charge applies
  • 22

    Little Dragons Under 5s Group

    Wednesday 22nd January 2020 from 10.00am to 11.00am Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets £1 per child. Carer's free
  • 22

    2000 Years of Life at 18-29 Claypath

    Wednesday 22nd January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Museum of Archaeology, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry
  • 22

    Norman Cornish: The Sketchbooks

    Wednesday 22nd January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Small charge applies
  • 23

    2000 Years of Life at 18-29 Claypath

    Thursday 23rd January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Museum of Archaeology, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry
  • 23

    Norman Cornish: The Sketchbooks

    Thursday 23rd January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Small charge applies
  • 24

    2000 Years of Life at 18-29 Claypath

    Friday 24th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Museum of Archaeology, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry
  • 24

    Norman Cornish: The Sketchbooks

    Friday 24th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Small charge applies
  • 25

    2000 Years of Life at 18-29 Claypath

    Saturday 25th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Museum of Archaeology, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry
  • 25

    Norman Cornish: The Sketchbooks

    Saturday 25th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Small charge applies
  • 25

    Crowdcraft: The Year of the Rat

    Saturday 25th January 2020 from 1.00pm to 3.00pm Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets Normal admission prices apply
  • 26

    2000 Years of Life at 18-29 Claypath

    Sunday 26th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Museum of Archaeology, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry
  • 26

    Norman Cornish: The Sketchbooks

    Sunday 26th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Small charge applies
  • 27

    Norman Cornish: The Sketchbooks

    Monday 27th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Small charge applies
  • 27

    2000 Years of Life at 18-29 Claypath

    Monday 27th January 2020 from 12.00pm to 5.00pm Location: Museum of Archaeology, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry
  • 28

    2000 Years of Life at 18-29 Claypath

    Tuesday 28th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Museum of Archaeology, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry
  • 28

    Norman Cornish: The Sketchbooks

    Tuesday 28th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Small charge applies
  • 29

    Little Dragons Under 5s Group

    Wednesday 29th January 2020 from 10.00am to 11.00am Location: Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH Tickets £1 per child. Carer's free
  • 29

    2000 Years of Life at 18-29 Claypath

    Wednesday 29th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Museum of Archaeology, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry
  • 29

    Norman Cornish: The Sketchbooks

    Wednesday 29th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Small charge applies
  • 30

    2000 Years of Life at 18-29 Claypath

    Thursday 30th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Museum of Archaeology, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry
  • 30

    Norman Cornish: The Sketchbooks

    Thursday 30th January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Small charge applies
  • 31

    2000 Years of Life at 18-29 Claypath

    Friday 31st January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Museum of Archaeology, Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Free entry
  • 31

    Norman Cornish: The Sketchbooks

    Friday 31st January 2020 from 10.00am to 5.00pm Location: Palace Green Library, Palace Green, Durham, DH1 3RN Tickets Small charge applies

Events Diary

  • 24

    2000 Years of Life at 18-29 Claypath

    Today at 10.00am
  • 24

    Norman Cornish: The Sketchbooks

    Today at 10.00am
  • 25

    2000 Years of Life at 18-29 Claypath

    Tomorrow at 10.00am
  • 25

    Norman Cornish: The Sketchbooks

    Tomorrow at 10.00am
  • 25

    Crowdcraft: The Year of the Rat

    Tomorrow at 1.00pm

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