The only museum in the North of England devoted entirely to Oriental art and antiquities. Covers all major cultures and periods of the East from Ancient Egypt through the Near and Middle East, China, Japan, Korea, India and the Himalayan region and stretching into South East Asia. Displayed in a way designed to make it accessible to the non-specialist. Temporary exhibitions throughout the year.
For events, see website.
Elvet Hill South Road Durham City DH1 3TH
0191 3345694 Visit the Durham University Oriental Museum website firstname.lastname@example.org
Disabled access : Suitable for the disabled Opening Times : 10am-5pm and noon-5pm on weekends and bank holidays.
Admission Prices : Adults Â£1.50, children (5-16yrs) and over 60's, 75p. Children under 5 free. Family tickets (2+3) Â£3.50.