Welcome to the
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.
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|
CBEEBIES TEACUP TRAVELS
Follow in the footsteps of Great Aunt Lizzie, and discover original artefacts as depicted in Charlotte and Lokesh's Teacup Travel adventures, the television series now in it's second series on CBeebies.
- Season’s Interlude from the Oriental Museum
Papercut depicting various breeds of chr… https://t.co/QMSkAzTqI6
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- Children can learn all about the Japanese art of manga and create a cool manga character this Saturday @dumuseums 1… https://t.co/JA3C3dBIWx
3 days ago
- There are a few places left on our Interface Arts workshop at the Oriental Museum this Saturday, only £3 per person… https://t.co/mcbK2UaFxS
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