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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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Calling all teens!
Are you aged between 13 – 19 years old and interested in what goes on in museums? We are looking for a small team of teenagers to takeover the Oriental Museum’s Twitter feed on Friday 12th August, 11am – 1pm.
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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