HOURS UPDATE: The museum will be closed on Friday, November 22 to prepare for the holiday season and on Thanksgiving Day, November 28. Please plan your visits accordingly. Thank you!

Research Requests

Thank you for your interest in The Durham Museum. Our staff is happy to help you find the answers you are looking for or assist you in accessing artifacts from our collection. To make a research request please complete the form below.  The Durham Museum prides itself on making our staff and collections accessible to researchers and members of our community. We kindly request a minimum of two (2) weeks’ notice prior to the intended date of viewing any collections. Since care of the artifacts is our highest priority, some objects may not be accessible if their condition is deemed too delicate for handling.