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Durham University Oriental Museum (Some closures due to essential maintenance, please see details below)

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Elvet Hill
Durham City
County Durham
DH1 3TH

Tel: +44 0191 334 5694

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Oriental Museum 1

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£1.50 per ticket type
Child£0.75 per ticket type
Concession (over 60s)£0.75 per ticket type
Family (2+3)£3.50 per ticket type
Students and under 5'sFree

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

Gradings

  • VAQAS VB Attraction
VAQAS VB Attraction

Awards

  • Green AwardsGreen Tourism Business Scheme - Gold Green Tourism Business Scheme - Gold 2015
  • Visit EnglandQuality Assured Visitor Attraction Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2017
  • Regional and MiscellaneousTripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016
  • Regional and MiscellaneousNorth East England Small Visitor Attraction of the Year Highly Commended North East England Small Visitor Attraction of the Year Highly Commended 2015

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    184
  • Very Good
    82
  • Average
    11
  • Poor
    2
  • Terrible
    2

Recent Reviews:

  • algernon204
    London
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    So much to see!
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 17th June 2018
    Well laid out, if a little overwhelming with the large amount of exhibits. The floors are tiered so there is no enclosed feeling. Would really need several visits, and the entrance price is really... Read full review
  • BritainJude
    Britain
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Worth the visit.
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 2nd June 2018
    I visited with my two granddaughters, we went for the quiet craft morning for children with autism etc. One of my granddaughter's has autism & she seemed to enjoy the craft session and making a clay... Read full review
  • DrBill Moir
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Hidden Gem!!
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 30th May 2018
    Absolutely wonderful collection - regular chages of exhibits - LOTS for children , great staff!!! Slightly difficult to locate but it's really worth the effort Read full review

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Access Statement - Please see below

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (free)

Access Information

Opening Times

Season (5 Jan 2018 - 21 Dec 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - Friday10:00 - 17:00
Saturday - Sunday12:00 - 17:00
Bank Holiday12:00 - 17:00

* (PLEASE NOTE ) The Oriental Museum will be closed for essential maintenance  on the following dates:-
23 & 24 June, 30 June & 1st July, 7 July & 8 July, 14th July

Map & Directions

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