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Diwali - special late night opening

9th November 2018, 18:00 to 20:00, Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, DH1 3TH

This November come and celebrate the much loved Hindu festival of Diwali at the Oriental Museum!
The Museum will be decorated in spectacular style with diyas, flowers and lanterns made by the community, and the first 100 children will receive a free flower garland.
Entry is £2 per person. Under 2s go free. No booking required. All welcome.

Celebrate Diwali, the Hindu Festival of Lights, with this special late night opening.

Visitors can enjoy a spectacular shadow puppet show, traditional puja prayers to the goddess Lakshmi, food tasting, games, dancing and much more.

Contact oriental.museum@durham.ac.uk for more information about this event.

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