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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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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 Elliot's Teacup Travel adventures, the brand new television series now on CBeebies.
- Last day of our summer of self-guided visits at Durham Castle Museum tomorrow - back to tours soon. https://t.co/QSyMEyaHT5
17 hours ago
- It's the last week of the summer hols but we're not done yet! We have gallery trails, dressing up plus crafts on Wed, Fri and Sat @dumuseums
2 days ago
- @PodgePresents Really glad you had fun and hope you can visit again soon. #orientalmuseum
3 days ago