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Family Fun Day

Illuminated letter 'G' from manuscript (DCRO Ref: D/Lo/F 429)

Illuminated letter 'G' from manuscript (DCRO Ref: D/Lo/F 429)

Friday 19 February, 9.30am-12.30pm

Looking for something do with the kids this half term? Why not come along to our family fun day?
There will be activities for all ages, including:

  • Make your own pinhole camera
  • Have a go at our historic jigsaws
  • Make your own illuminated letter like those found in medieval manuscripts
  • Design a remembrance card to commemorate a fallen soldier
  • See the strongrooms where our archives are kept
  • Toys and dressing up for younger children

No charge and no need to book in advance, just pop along.
The Record Office is based at County Hall, Durham. Further information and directions are available on our website.

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