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.
- Join us for a guided tour of @durham_uni art collections on a 'Bailey Gallery' tour this June. Booking essential. https://t.co/0J65mxYzkq
10 hours ago
- Decorate your own teapot in our family activities, drop in 1-3pm today @dumuseums https://t.co/OMxDnXb3lE
2 days ago
- This weekend we're launching our new Visitor's Choice Top Ten Trails. Call in to see which objects have been chosen… https://t.co/gB0C4ROLjt
2 days ago