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The Museum of Archaeology's collections range from the prehistoric to the post-medieval. Our gallery charting the story of Durham is housed within Palace Green Library.
In line with government and Public Health England advice regarding the Covid-19 and following the current guidelines set by Durham University, the Museum of Archaeology is now closed until further notice. Stay in touch on Instagram and Facebook.
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Discover evidence of 2000 years of life in Durham.
10,000 years of Durham - enjoyable visit
Really enjoyed my visit here. The small but well thought out exhibition displays a good balance of artefacts for each relevant period.”
A very interesting exhibition
OPENING HOURS AND ADMISSION
Open to all
The Museum of Archaeology is currently closed until further notice.
The gallery is based in Palace Green Library and is usually open Monday, 12 – 5pm and Tuesday to Sunday, 10am – 5pm.
|Children (over 5)||Free|
|Durham University Campus Card holders||Free|