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What's on today

Event
Friday, October 27, 2017

Enjoy a tour of Durham’s history in the magnificent setting of Durham’s World Heritage Site and hear local tales and stories from the last 1000 years. Discover why Durham was such an important city in the medieval period, why the Normans had a difficult time and how St Cuthbert helped the city grow.

Exhibition
Saturday, October 14, 2017 - Sunday, February 25, 2018

14 October 2017 – 25 February 2018

Exhibition
Friday, June 16, 2017 - Sunday, October 29, 2017

Find out about the hidden world of decay in museums through this exhibition looking at the effects of time on objects.

Exhibition
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.

Exhibition
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.