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Durham University

Special Collections


Talk: Prehistoric Pioneers: creating a student-led museum exhibition

Thursday 20th June 2019, 3:00pm - 5:00pm, Learning Centre, Palace Green Library

Join our students from the University's MA in Museum and Artefact Studies program to learn about their experiences in installing the 'Prehistoric Pioneers' exhibition.

Exhibition talk: Prehistoric Pioneers

Monday 24th June 2019, 3:00pm - 5:00pm, Learning Centre, Palace Green Library, Dr Ben Roberts

Join us for a special two-part talk on the creation of a student led museum exhibition and life and death in Bronze Age Britain.

Archives of the last khedive. Making the most of the Abbas Hilmi II Papers

Tuesday 25th June 2019, 12:00pm, Williams Library, St Chad's College, Pascale Ghazaleh, 2019 Mohamed Ali Foundation Fellow

The inaugural lecture of the Mohamed Ali Foundation Fellowship programme will be given by Pascale Ghazaleh, Associate Professor in the Department of History at the American University in Cairo.

Walk on the Wild Side

Wednesday 7th August 2019, 2:00pm - 3:00pm, Botanic Garden Visitor Centre, Michael Hughes, Head Gardener Durham University

Public Tour

Learn how the Botanic Garden is managed to encourage local wildlife on a tour with our Head Gardener