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.
Details of the opening hours for our exhibitions, reception and the Barker Research Library.
Find out about our ticket prices for individuals, groups and schools.
Locations and directions
Plan your journey to Palace Green Library in the heart of Durham city.
Gallery Opening hours
Monday - Sunday
Museum of Archaeology
10am - 5pm (last entry 4.30pm)
Open from 12 on a Monday
Barker Research Library Opening Hours
|Monday-Friday||9am - 5pm|
Saturday - Sunday
The Barker Research Library is normally closed at weekends, but see special study dates below.
Responding to your feedback we are making extra weekend study spaces available in this library from 9am to 5pm on the following dates:
May: 4-5, 11-12, 18-19
Please note there will be no Special Collections search room service on these dates.