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.
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A wide selection of plants and seeds will be available for purchase. There will also be cacti and succulents for sale from the Teesside branch of the British Cactus and Succulent Society.
In June this year we are celebrating creativity in Durham with our wonderful Summer in the City festival. This month we will be giving Art Tours around the Bailey. This weekend we would love you to make art inspired by the University collection.
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OPEN TO ALL
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.