Skip Navigation • Access Keys • Frequently Asked Questions •

Durham County Record Office: the official archive service for County Durham and Darlington

Public holidays

You can see a list of our regular opening times for visitors but please be aware that the Record Office is closed to visitors on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and all public holidays as listed below.

If you need to contact us when we are closed you can still telephone or email on Thursdays and Fridays.

UK public holidays in 2019

DateDayHoliday name
1 JanuaryTuesdayNew Year's Day
19 AprilFridayGood Friday
22 AprilMondayEaster Monday
6 MayMondayEarly May bank holiday
27 MayMondaySpring bank holiday
26 AugustMondaySummer bank holiday
25 DecemberWednesdayChristmas Day
26 DecemberThursdayBoxing Day

UK public holidays in 2020

DateDayHoliday name
1 JanuaryWednesdayNew Year's Day
10 AprilFridayGood Friday
13 AprilMondayEaster Monday
4 MayMondayEarly May bank holiday
25 MayMondaySpring bank holiday
31 AugustMondaySummer bank holiday
25 DecemberFridayChristmas Day
28 DecemberMondayBoxing Day (substitute day)