Palace Green
County Durham

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Palace Green Library Durham



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  • 688alwynh
    Thornbury, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Visit to view medals.
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 14th January 2020
    To be honest we did not visit because it was the library but because it is home to the Durham Light Infantry Medals collection. My wife’s grandfather had served in the DLI and received the... Read full review
  • Andrea M
    Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Norman Cornish exhibition
    4 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 23rd January 2020
    Visited this today. £2 admission fee. Was quite small exhibition but some lovely pieces of art on show both in cabinets and framed. The sound was not working on the video at the time of my visit but... Read full review
  • Michael N
    Cheadle Hulme, United Kingdom
    DLI display
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 2nd February 2020
    As library used to collect our tickets for the Castle Tour took the opportunity to look at the DLI display in a room upstairs. Display is in quite a small room and does not do justice to the regiment... Read full review

Access Information

Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2020)
Monday - Sunday09:00 - 17:00
Bank Holiday09:00 - 17:00

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Palace Green Library: DLI Collection GalleryDLI Collection at Palace Green Library - CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE, Durham CityExplore the history of the Durham Light Infantry enjoying items from the collection with audio, displays and access to the medal collection on demand in the Barker Research Library.

Palace Green Library Exhibitions and Galleries, Durham CityPalace Green Library, in the heart of Durham city, holds Durham University's special collections. Our galleries are open to all and display treasures spanning millennia and the globe.

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