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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During our Norman Cornish exhibition we will have loads of fun events, including poetry readings! Write your own poem today, using Cornish's sketchbook as your muse, who or what will you write about?
Join Norman Cornish’s son-in-law, Mike Thornton, for a special illustrated lecture exploring the development of Cornish’s work
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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.