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Durham University

Centre for Visual Arts and Culture

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Art, Architecture and Museums: Behind the Scenes at Durham's Oriental Museum

26th February 2019, 17:45, Gala Theatre, Durham, Craig Barclay, Rachel Barclay, Ross Wilkinson

The Oriental Museum is one of the jewels in Durham's crown. Three members of the University's staff, who know and love the collections, will offer insights into how they came to Durham, and some of the Museum's most signficant, fascinating and beautiful objects.

A season of events celebrating the history, art and culture of County Durham, organised in partnership by Durham County Council and the Centre for Visual Arts and Culture and History Departments of Durham University.

Tickets are free but booking is recommended. Please contact the Gala Theatre on 03000 266 600 or visit

Please note a small number of tickets will be available at the venue on the night of the event.

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