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.
Christmas and New Year opening
Palace Green Library will close for Christmas on Friday 22nd December 2017, and will be open again on Wednesday 27th, Thursday 28th, Friday 29th and Saturday 30th December between 11am and 4pm.
For New Year we are closed Saturday 31st December and Monday 1st January. We open for New Year at 9am on Tuesday 2nd January 2018.
The Barker Research Library will close on 21st December and will re-open on 2nd January.
We wish all our visitors a merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.
Gallery Opening hours
|Monday||12pm - 5pm|
|Tuesday - Sunday||
10am - 5pm
Barker Research Library Opening Hours
|Monday-Friday||9am - 5pm|
|Saturday - Sunday||