From: 06 th March 2018 To: 06 th March 2018

Haltwhistle Film Project has worked across Cumbria and the North-East for 20 years making films and animations with people as young as 3 and as old as 104.

From: 15 th March 2018 To: 15 th March 2018

Al Weiwei artfully captures the massive and shocking breadth of the global migration crisis in this epic film, filmed over the span of a year.

From: 10 th March 2018 To: 15 th April 2018

This new exhibition celebrates the female workforce at Carr’s (now McVities) biscuit factory, women affectionally known as the Cracker Packers. 


From: 21 st April 2018 To: 21 st April 2018

Join Deb Wainwright to learn how to turn "stuff" into a beautifully crafted mixed media wall plaque, incorporating acrylic paint sprays and stencils.

From: 26 th April 2018 To: 26 th April 2018

Join us for an illustrated talk from guest speaker Helen Armstrong, Collections Registrar at Durham Oriental Museum.

From: 22 nd April 2018 To: 22 nd April 2018

Join a member of our Visitor Experience Team as they shine a spotlight on some of their favourite pieces in the key themes of the Riches of China: Splendour, Status and Symbolism exhibition.