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Become a friend

Friends

The Friends of the Oriental Museum were formed with the intention of supporting the Oriental Museum. The Friends are a charity, independent of the museum itself, whose aims are to promote and support the museum.


Benefits of membership

  • Free admission to the Oriental Museum
  • Advance notice of events and exhibitions
  • Invitations to previews of new exhibitions
  • A programme of lectures, events, and activities throughout the year
  • Discount on purchases from the museum shop
  • Access to the Museum library
  • Annual newsletter, the 'Orient Express’
  • Free entry to the Museum of East Asian Art in Bath on production of Oriental Museum Friend membership card

For further information on the Friends, please contact us at fomdurham@fastmail.co.uk


Forthcoming lectures

Please note that the Friends activities are temporarily on hold until the museum re-opens.