Primary Aged Children Online Resources
Welcome to Durham University Library and Collections’ primary online learning resources! If you’re looking to learn something new, find out more about our artefacts, or simply for something to do during this difficult time, we aim to help you do just that.
This section of our website contains videos, downloads and more based on our wonderful collections held in our museums, libraries and archives to help you learn more about them from home.
Explore our free, downloadable games inspired by our collections which you can play at home with your family.
A Trip to the Theatre
Playscripts, activities and more! Make your own ancient theatre experience at home and share your experience with us.
An online exhibition focusing on Victorian Durham. This exhibition looks at different aspects of Victorian life such as health, diet, leisure, toys and games, housing and education. Resources, worksheets and a trail around the historic World Heritage Site are also available for download.
Pre and Post Visit Activities
To complement your visit to our venues please download these resources.
Find our more about ancient Egyptian food, writing and mummification with these downloadable resources.
Discover more about this major world religion.
Post Visit Quizes
After your visit why not play these fun quizes with your class. See just how much they actually remembered!
Find out more about Anglo Saxon Art with these downloadable resources.
Explore the Collections
Explore the collections online that we use as our inpsriation at the; Oriental Museum, Palace Green Library Archive and Special Collections, Museum of Archaeology, Durham Castle and the Art Collection.