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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 this hands-on, creative workshop led by artist / maker Jilly Johnston.
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.
- Finally the #Cherry blossoms near the Oriental Museum are in flower, so come on down and take your selfies! #Japan… https://t.co/U9IN7K3P9o
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- @abbiegarrington we can't wait for them to arrive in Durham on 21st September @dumuseums https://t.co/22VLIcvrTi https://t.co/vFozX7QpY1
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- Check out the Oriental Museum's photo albums!
The Oriental Museum's visual story to help… https://t.co/hBjMtu03K1
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