The Learning Team
We offer an exciting programme of education visits and learning resources for a range of subjects and Key Stages using the collections of Durham University’s Oriental Museum, Botanic Garden, Palace Green Library, Museum of Archaeology and Durham Castle.
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At the Oriental Museum we handled real Ancient Egyptian artefacts and saw a real mummy!”
Year 4 went to Durham Castle to support their castle topic... it was a really enjoyable day out!”
Thank you for a wonderful visit. Your lively and enthusiastic team brought the wonder and magic of early Saxon England to life.”
Many thanks to the Museum staff who made our day such an informative and enjoyable one!”
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Sixth form visits
- @DU_Culture The Tang Dynasty in China represents a period in history where women gain greater roles and responsibil… https://t.co/kRGLyX5e2y
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- @dumuseums we managed to get the Oriental Museum's Gandharan Sculpture to appear at Ross' kitchen table on the BBC… https://t.co/GLrsu1p2K8
1 week ago