Down County Museum

Down County Museum
The Mall, Downpatrick, County Down, BT30 6AH

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There are 11 events at this location

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Ballynahinch: The Island Town

A look at the town's history and its involvement in the Battle of Ballynahinch.

Mon 15 Sep

Free / 028 4461 5218

Tue 16 Sep

Free / 028 4461 5218

Wed 17 Sep

Free / 028 4461 5218

…and 74 more dates until 30 Nov

Celebrate Christmas: Seasonal Songs, Stories And Poems

Local performers present a mix of Irish and other Christmas music and include selections from favourite Christmas poems and stories.

Tue 9 Dec

£10 inc glass of mulled wine/wine/soft drink/tea/coffee / 028 4461 5218

Crafts For Halloween: Workshop

Take part in craft activities and make spooky souvenirs based on Halloween. Suitable for children and families.

Wed 22 Oct

Free / 028 4461 5218

Thu 23 Oct

Free / 028 4461 5218

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 028 4461 5218

…and 6 more dates until 30 Oct

Digging Our Faith: Exploring Our Religious And Cultural Heritage

The young people participating in the project have selected the themes and content of the exhibition and have chosen objects for display. The result is a colourful and thought-provoking exploration of cultural traditions and their roots.

…and 13 more dates until 30 Sep

Earth Voices: Poetry And Song From World War I

A special event to mark the centenary of the beginning of the First World War. This event brings together the best in music and song from the period of the war and a thought provoking selection of poems.

Fri 10 Oct

£10 inc soft drink/tea/coffee/glass of wine / 028 4461 5218

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Monster Halloween Party

Themed party with circus shows, magic tricks, juggling, acrobatics, storytelling and fancy dress competitions, including refreshments.

Fri 31 Oct

£2 (Children £1; £5) / 028 4461 5218

The People's Story: Commemorating World War I In County Down

An historical exhibition featuring period artefacts, newspaper extracts and personal stories to illustrate how the First World War affected families, individuals, working patterns and many aspects of daily life in County Down.

…and 228 more dates until 30 Jun 2015

Two Men Of Mourne: Photographs By Pat Hudson And Cecil Newman

An exhibition featuring a selection of work from two South Down photographers from the Museum's archive.

…and 13 more dates until 30 Sep

Sat 29 Nov

£25 inc dinner / 028 4461 5218

Witch Murder Mystery

Opportunity to unravel the past and discover the truth with eminent historian Mavis Harrison who has unearthed the story of Tara accused of being a witch in 1650.

Sat 25 Oct

£25 inc dinner / 028 4461 5218

World War One Conference

The conference will look at the experiences of County Down soldiers at war, the 'home front' in the war, how women's lives were transformed by the war and other topics.

Fri 14 Nov

£15 inc lunch / 028 4461 5218

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