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From Ancient Egypt to modern China, we are the only museum in the North of England devoted entirely to the art and archaeology of the great cultures of Northern Africa and Asia.
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Join us for an exciting hands-on workshop led by artist/maker Sarah Dodds of Interface Arts.
Dr Dirk Huyge and Dr Wouter Claes, two scholars at the Royal Museums of Art and History in Brussels, will be talking about recent work at El Kab and the spectacular discoveries at Qurta.
OPENING HOURS AND ADMISSION
OPEN TO ALL
The Oriental Museum is open Monday - Friday, 10am - 5pm and Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays, 12pm - 5pm.
|Children (5 and over)||75p|
|Friends, Students, Durham University, Armed Forces, Museums Association, Art Fund||Free|
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