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Durham University’s Museums and Attractions promote learning and education for all. We have something to offer just about everyone!
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Find out more about the Durham Archaeology Explorers in are Community Archaeology Case. Durham Archaeology Explorers is an archaeology club for children aged 7—11 years, who aim to engage with children and inspire a lifelong interest in, and respect for, archaeology and the people of the past.
Durham Archaeology Explorers (DAX) is an archaeology club for 7-11 year olds. The group has created its own community archaeology exhibition featuring objects the children have excavated and brought into the museum or identification, as well as a selection of their favourite objects from Durham University’s extensive archaeological collections.
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- A festive tour of Durham Castle, including mulled wine & mince pies amongst C17th tapestries https://t.co/2qQEb37Xl3, 6th Dec,13:30 & 15:30
20 hours ago
- We love the handpainted decorations for sale in the Oriental Museum shop. Open til 23rd December @DurhamUniRetail https://t.co/rf32wt2rVC
21 hours ago
- Beautiful figures of the weaver & his family, on display now in the #Japan Gallery @dumuseums. Donated via @artfund. https://t.co/1R2HHo2wAs
2 days ago