Events

Holi Festival

Oriental Museum

03.03.18

Saturday, 3 March 2018, 12:00 to 17:00

 

Welcome the spring season to Durham with a special Holi festival!

The event includes timed outdoor powder throws, with a free environmentally and skin-kind powder sachet of brightly coloured Holi powder for each participant, and the opportunity to purchase additional bags.

Your ticket also gives free entry to the Oriental Museum, where you can hear the traditional story of Holi, enjoy Holi-themed craft activities, and explore our South Asia and South East Asia galleries.

Entry to the Holi Festival is £4 per person. This includes one free bag of powder. Under 2s are free.

There will be additional powder available to purchase on the day.

Tickets are now available to purchase via Eventbrite. Please note that there are 'general' and 'family' slots as follows:

  • 1.00pm – 1.45pm General (with entry to the museum and craft activities from 12.00pm)
  • 1.45pm – 2.30pm Family (with entry to the museum and craft activities from 12.45 pm)
  • 2.30pm – 3.15pm Family (with entry to the museum and craft activities from 1.30pm)
  • 3.15pm – 4.00pm General (with entry to the museum and craft activities from 2.15pm)
  • 4.00pm - 4.45pm General (with entry to museum and craft activities from 3.00pm)

Please contact Charlotte at the Oriental Museum on 0191 3345694 or by email at oriental.museum@durham.ac.uk for more information about this event.

Contact: oriental.museum@durham.ac.uk 

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