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Added Thursday 6th June 2019

Legacy: A visual tribute to our mining heritage

Legacy: A visual tribute to our mining heritage The World Heritage Site Visitor Centre is currently hosting a fantastic exhibition by East Durham Artist Network, do call in and …

Added Tuesday 4th June 2019

Community Fun Day

  Durham University Community Fun Day! Durham University staff and students organise and run an extraordinary variety of inspiring activities and the Community Fun Day wil…

Added Tuesday 4th June 2019

World Heritage UK summer meeting at Durham Castle and Cathedral World Heritage Site

World Heritage: UK Summer Workshop and Networking Meeting Booking is now open! World Heritage:UK will be holding their summer workshop here in Durham. For initial details and b…

Added Thursday 7th March 2019

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

Our Visitor Centre wins an award!

Our World Heritage Visitor Centre received a silver award at the Northeast England Tourism awards ceremony earlier this week! Many thanks to all our volunteers and friends from a…

Added Friday 23rd November 2018

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 WHS Lecture Series 2018 – World Heritage in the Landscape

Durham WHS Lecture Series 2018 – World Heritage in the Landscape After a very successful and challenging 2017 season of lectures on the theme of Heritage at Risk, we are n…

Added Wednesday 10th January 2018

Durham World Heritage Site 2018 Lecture: A sense of place? Pilgrimage and the senses, past, present - and future

Durham World Heritage Site 2018 Lecture: A sense of place? Pilgrimage and the senses, past, present - and future 28th February 2018, 17:30, Palace Green Library Learning Centre,…

Added Thursday 9th November 2017

Northern Light: an exhibition by Julie Parkinson

  Northern Light an exhibition by  Julie Parkinson A exhibition of kiln glass and paintings inspired by the local landscape from a Durham based artist On View at t…

Added Wednesday 8th November 2017