Early Durham

Georgian Durham

Victorian Durham:-

+ Trade & Industry

+ Social & Domestic Life

+ Changing Times

Modern Durham

Special Exhibition

Sculpture Garden

Brass Rubbing




Some of our displays illustrate a range of important changes that took place in the Victorian era. They include:

  • The University was founded;
  • The railways came to Durham;
  • The Town Hall was built; and
  • A large indoor market building was constructed.