Palace Green Library

Palace Green
County Durham

Tel: +44 0191 334 2932

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
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Recent Reviews:

  • awayaday
    Trip Type:
    Not a great cafe
    3 of 5 stars
    Monday, 26th November 2018
    Library and front desk staff are really friendly and helpful, and knowledgeable about current and planned exhibitions in the museum. It's a shame you can't say the same about the café staff. I... Read full review
  • beckyb517
    Doncaster, United Kingdom
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    4 of 5 stars
    Monday, 3rd December 2018
    Some interesting exhibitions here! Nice place to visit for a short time! Would recommend if visiting Durham. Read full review
  • Karishma S
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Terrible cafe
    2 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 13th March 2019
    Really nice library, but the woman working at the cafe was unfriendly and allowed me 5 minutes to eat an apple I had bought from her because she said the cafe was not a 'social space'. Absolutely... Read full review

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Opening Times

2018 (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2019)
Monday - Sunday09:00 - 17:00
Bank Holiday09:00 - 17:00

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