Museum of Archaeology, Durham

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  • August 16, 2017
    Interesting exhibits housed upstairs in the Palace Green Library building. Fossils etc well displayed.  more »
  • March 31, 2017
    The palace Green Library houses a superb exhibition. The Living on the Hills, 10,000 years of Durham exhibits are free to view and are well worth visiting.  more »
  • January 5, 2017
    he good news is that it is free. The exhibits were interesting. However, the lighting when we were there was so bad that many of the smaller objects were impossible to see: peering at dark silhouettes...  more »

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