Museums in Durham

Find museums in Durham. Listings include Ushaw Historic House, Chapels & Gardens, Durham Castle, Layla Karis Artwork, Durham University, Visitor Attractions, AKFX Art & Gore and Oriental Museum Durham University. Click on each in the list below the map for more information.

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Blue Tokay

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  • 08/05/19
    We have some great family activities this week! Activities are included with admission and run 1 until 3pm
    > Oriental Museum Durham University
  • 08/03/19
    Artefact of the Month for August - We’ve been making changes in our Japan gallery. See this traditional Noh theatre mask made by Master maker Kitazawa Hideta in 2017 has gone on display for the f...
    > Oriental Museum Durham University
  • 07/31/19
    Don't forget to like OUR PAGE Durham castle Museum and Tours BY MIDNIGHT TONIGHT for the chance to win a tour for up to 4 people and receive our adorable Castle mascotte Maltby the Lion. We will ran...
    > Durham Castle Museum and Tours
  • 07/31/19
    If you are looking for something to do on a rainy day, why not come along to our Self-Guided Day at Durham castle today Wednesday 31st July or tomorrow 1st August? Self-guided days are unique as you...
    > Durham Castle Museum and Tours
  • 07/29/19
    Join us throughout the summer holidays for our family activities Activities run 1 until 3pm
    > Oriental Museum Durham University
  • 07/29/19
    We are looking forward to Wednesday and Thursday when we have the first of our self-guided days. Visitors will be able to explore Durham Castle on their own without going on a guided tour.
    > Durham Castle Museum and Tours
  • 07/29/19
    Please find below an update to our tour times for the last few days of July: 29th July: 10.15, 11.15, 12.15, 1.15, 1.45, 2.15,2.45,3.15,3.45,4.15 (No Great Hall access - concessionary price applies) ...
    > Durham Castle Museum and Tours
  • 07/26/19
    If you are planning a visit to Durham Castle on Monday 29th or Tuesday 30th, please note that due to a private event in the Castle the Great Hall will not be included in the guided tours. A concession...
    > Durham Castle Museum and Tours
  • 07/25/19
    Why not join us for our family activities this Friday and Saturday afternoon! Great fun for all ages. Activities run 1 until 3pm
    > Oriental Museum Durham University
  • 07/25/19
    Don't forget to like OUR PAGE Durham castle Museum and Tours for the chance to win a tour for up to 4 people and receive our adorable Castle mascotte Maltby the Lion. The competition will end Wednes...
    > Durham Castle Museum and Tours
  • 07/24/19
    Netsuke and Inro collection- We have been updating the displays in our japan gallery. This early 19th century netsuke showing a dragon rising from the waves towards a water wheel is one of the new...
    > Oriental Museum Durham University
  • 07/23/19
    The Oriental Museum had a visit from Professor Beeby @teampigment to scan the water-damaged hieroglyphs on the coffin of our Ancient Egyptian mummy. Well keep you updated if and when we find out any...
    > Oriental Museum Durham University
  • 07/22/19
    Have you booked your place? Join us for our Festival of Archaeology Special Event Wednesday, 24 July 2019 , 14:00 to 16:00 Celebrate the Festival of Archaeology with us, with a special afternoon of...
    > Oriental Museum Durham University
  • 07/21/19
    We are launching a new 'Favourite Artefacts Trail' for the end of 2019 and need your help! Do you have a favourite artefact at the Oriental Museum? We would love to know which objects from our wonder...
    > Oriental Museum Durham University