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Your Visit

Visit Palace Green Library to explore our exhibitions, see our historic libraries and research our collections. Plan your visit and find out about our facilities.

Restricted Access - Museum of Archaeology and Durham Light Infantry Gallery

Due to maintenance works there is no lift access to these galleries at present. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Opening hours

Details of the opening hours for our exhibitions, reception and the Barker Research Library.

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Admission charges

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Locations and directions

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Gallery Opening hours

Day Opening hours

Monday - Sunday

Museum of Archaeology

10am - 5pm (last entry 4.30pm)

Open from 12 on a Monday

Barker Research Library Opening Hours

Day Opening hours
Monday-Friday 9am - 5pm
Saturday - Sunday