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What's On


Saturday, July 26, 2014 - Sunday, July 26, 2020

This permanent exhibition uses objects from Museum of Archaeology, alongside objects from across Durham University and other regional museums to explore the last 10,000 years of Durham.

Saturday, March 11, 2017 - Friday, March 11, 2022

The Durham Light Infantry (DLI) has a special place in the story of County Durham. Find out why by visiting The DLI Collection Gallery: Courage, Comrades, Community.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - Monday, May 28, 2018

This exhibition celebrates 20 years of the Portable Antiquities Scheme and the Treasure Act and also the archaeology that is discovered everyday by the public.


Family activity
Saturday, March 24, 2018 - Sunday, March 25, 2018

Celebrate our wonderful library and make your own book to take home.

Family activity
Monday, March 26, 2018

Our group for under 5s and their parents and carers includes fun crafts, messy play, storytelling and singing.

Family activity
Saturday, April 14, 2018 - Sunday, April 15, 2018

Take inspiration from our archaeology gallery and design your own swashbuckling sword! Whether it’s Roman, Viking or Norman!

April 2018


The Friends of Palace Green Library are invited to a range of exclusive events.

Every Monday, our group for under 5s includes crafts, storytelling and singing.