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Institute of Advanced Studies Fellows' Public Lecture Series

Did you know that the Fellow’s of the Institute of Advanced Studies (IAS) run a public lecture series?  The Institute is based in Coisin’s Hall&nb…

Added Friday 24th January 2020

InDurham Loyalty Card - a card to save you £££'s!

Sign up for an InDurham Loyalty card and take advantage of some great offers and discounts throughout the city! Whether you’re in Durham for a week or live here, your In…

Added Tuesday 21st January 2020

50 Years of Musicon: Musicon tickets are available at the World Heritage Site Visitor Centre

This year is a very special year for MUSICON: it is 50 years since the first concert, in October 1969. Since its humble but ambitious beginnings, MUSICON has risen to become an i…

Added Tuesday 21st January 2020

Durham University Choral Society and Durham Opera Ensemble – Mendelssohn’s Elijah!

Durham University Choral Society return to Durham Cathedral to present Mendelssohn’s Elijah, in partnership with Durham Opera Ensemble, under the leadership of Nathan Smith…

Added Tuesday 14th January 2020

Workshop announcement : Views and Vistas of Durham: Perspectives of a World Heritage Site

Workshop: Views and Vistas of Durham: Perspectives of a World Heritage Site 01.02.20   Dunelm House, New Elvet, Durham 01.02.20  A workshop sponsored by the…

Added Monday 13th January 2020

Are you researching an aspect of Medieval or Early Modern studies?

Are you researching an aspect of Medieval or Early Modern studies? The World Heritage Site Visitor Centre on Owengate stocks a range of books which may be of interest to you, as…

Added Monday 14th January 2019

Durham World Heritage Site: A Short Guide

At the Visitor Centre on Owengate, you can now pick up a short guide to the World Heritage site for a £1, get yours today!  

Added Thursday 9th August 2018

Durham Cathedral voted as ‘Britain’s Favourite’

Durham Cathedral voted as ‘Britain’s Favourite’ Durham Cathedral has been chosen as Britain’s Favourite Cathedral in this year’s LandLove Magazine …

Added Friday 3rd February 2017

The Cocken Hall Project

  The Cocken Hall Project is being run by No-man’s-Land: the International Group for Great War Archaeology (NML) in partnership with Durham University Library’s…

Added Monday 9th January 2017

Family Creepy Castle Tours

Sunday 30th October 2016 Durham Castle Steady your nerves for a unique and atmospheric family tour around Durham Castle. Please note that due to the nature of the building thi…

Added Friday 21st October 2016