Palace Green Library

Palace Green
Durham
County Durham
DH1 3RN

Tel: +44 0191 334 2932

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Palace Green Library

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Recent Reviews:

  • Eddie730
    Durham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    A happy, friendly café
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 30th September 2018
    The café at Palace Green library is wonderful. Cheerful and helpful staff made our visit really nice. You don't have to visit the exhibition to use the café and there is a platform lift down to it... Read full review
  • Rick_Yvanovich
    Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Great exhibition - Bodies of Evidence
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 30th September 2018
    Visited the Bodies of Evidence exhibition that runs 9 June - 7 October 2018 Incredibly interesting scientific exhibition of the unearthing of the Dunbar soldiers Read full review
  • janwhitmarsh
    Greater London, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Nice books !
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 5th November 2018
    Some very ancinet books here ... so impressed with the level of historical eviednece... copy of the Mangna Carta for one was on display the weekend we were there ! Read full review

Access Information

Opening Times

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

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Palace Green Library: Catch Your WordsWrite a letter to your lungs, what have you got to thank them for? Why are they so important to us?
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Palace Green Library: Brilliant BadgesCelebrate our exhibition, Catch Your Breath, and make a brilliant badge inspired by what you have seen. 
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Palace Green Library: Wonderful WindmillsWe can use our breath as energy to power machines. Why not make a windmill and spin it round with your breath!
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Palace Green Library: Plumes and Pom PomsThe soldiers of Durham Light Infantry often decorated their hats with pom poms.
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