Palace Green Library, in the heart of Durham city, holds Durham University's special collections. Our galleries are open to all and display treasures spanning millennia and the globe.
What's On View All Events
Our group for under 5s and their parents and carers includes fun crafts, messy play, storytelling and singing.
Every Saturday, scientists from Durham University's Department of Geography will be available to answer your questions about current research happening in Antarctica and why this research is so critical to our understanding of climate change.
OPENING HOURS AND ADMISSION
OPEN TO ALL
Admission charges for Antarctica: Explorers Heroes Scientists will be:
|Children (over 5)||£3.50|
|Family (2 adults, 3 children)||£15.00|
|Infants (under 5, up to 2 per full paying adult)||Free|
FAMILY & LOCAL HISTORIANS
Our archives include parish registers, marriage licences and probate records. If you’re researching your family history, explore our collections and plan your visit.
- Durham University @durham_uni #RollOfHonour records #OTD 1915 the death of Cpl John Patterson, 8 DLI @hildbedealumni https://t.co/3jgFv1ytj1
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- Cake is at the heart of every Book Club meeting @PalaceGreenLib - last Tuesday of every month 5-6pm #NationalCakeDay https://t.co/BRIVyCP9kl
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