Events in Durham

Events in Durham

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Upcoming events in Durham and County Durham:

Summer of Fun

Monday, July 22, 2019, 13:00

Beamish Museum, Beamish: Dates: Jul 20, 2019 until Aug 28, 2019. Every day during the school holidays, from Saturday, 20th July to Wednesday, 28th August, there’ll be amazing activities taking place across the museum for all the family to enjoy. Mystery Mondays: A shocking crime wave has hit the museum – can you help to solve these age-old mysteries? Tinkering Tuesdays: Put on your thinking cap and get inventing during Tinkering Tuesdays. Women’s.

Pirates, Pants and Wellyphants

Monday, July 22, 2019, 13:00

The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle: Dates: Jul 20, 2019 until Nov 3, 2019. Immerse yourself in Nick Sharratt's world, find out about his childhood and what inspired him to become an illustrator, and meet a host of the characters that he has created throughout his career including Tracy Beaker, Daisy, Hetty Feather and Pirate.

Hockney and Hollywood

Monday, July 22, 2019, 13:00

The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle: Dates: Jul 13, 2019 until Nov 3, 2019. This summer we welcome Hollywood to The Bowes Museum in the form of a major photo montage by Britain's most famous living artist. The picture called Nude, 17th June 1984 was commissioned by film director Nicolas Roeg (best known for directing among others The Witches) for the movie Insignificance that starred his wife Theresa Russell as Marilyn Monroe. Accompanying this are the original.

Paint Like an Artist

Monday, July 22, 2019, 13:00

Auckland Tower, Bishop Auckland: Dates: Jul 20, 2019 until Aug 25, 2019. Enjoy a day out at The Auckland Project, taking inspiration from what you see along the way to create your own work of art. Climb the Tower for a bird’s eye view of the Market Place and Deer Park, step back in time and see pit villages from year’s gone by at the Mining Art Gallery, and explore the colours and natural scenery of landscape masterpieces at the Bishop Trevor.

In Pursuit of Elegance: Chinese Jades from the Arnhold Collection

Monday, July 22, 2019, 13:00

Oriental Museum, Durham: Dates: Jun 17, 2019 until Sep 16, 2019. An exhibition celebrating the elegance of Ming (1368-1644 CE) and Qing (1644-1912 CE) dynasty Chinese jades from the Arnhold collection of Chinese art. The jades on display in this exhibition form part of a major donation to the museum, given in memory of Gerard Arnhold, philanthropist, collector and supporter of the Oriental Museum for many years. This exhibition has been created by.

Prehistoric Pioneers: a journey through life in Bronze Age Britain

Monday, July 22, 2019, 13:00

Museum of Archaeology, Durham: Dates: Jun 14, 2019 until Nov 24, 2019. This exciting exhibition explores the daily lives of our prehistoric ancestors. Discover their pioneering inventions, and a never-before-seen Bronze Age hoard recently discovered in County Durham. Explore life in ancient Britain, from warfare to rituals, and the way Bronze Age people buried weapons and treasure in hidden hoards. This exhibition gives a face to prehistoric people, and.