Celebrating Lunar New Year: the Year of the Rat
(24 January 2020)
The Lunar New Year festival begins on Saturday 25 January. Our staff, students and venues are involved in a series of events to celebrate. For more information, please visit our community web pages.
Events begin on Saturday 25 January with a crafts session at the Oriental Museum. A whole day of events is planned for Durham city centre on Saturday 1 February. The Oriental Museum will be open late for a Lantern Festival on Saturday 8 February. Finally, an exhibition exploring the festival is at the Oriental Museum until mid-February.