Down County Museum - Open and free

Welcome to Down County Museum, where the rich heritage of County Down is brought to life in fascinating exhibitions, lively events, hands-on activities and award winning education programmes. Visitors can explore the history of the old Gaol, enjoy our permanent exhibitions and see one of our special, temporary exhibitions displaying objects from our varied collections.

The Museum's extension, containing three new permanent galleries and a brand new tearoom is now open. Make sure to pay us a visit and take a look around!
Keep up-to-date with the Museum's latest news on our facebook page or check out our Virtual Visit Tour on the links below!


       

Opening hours


The Museum is currently closed due to the Covid-19 pandemic. We hope to re-open soon and will add our new opening hours here when we know the date.

Admission free

Tours & Events: There is however a charge for some special events and for guided tours.
We have tours for groups starting at just £4 per person. Click on the brochures (left) for further details or give us a call.
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Visiting Down County Museum

Contact details

The Mall,
Downpatrick,
County Down,
BT30 6AH

Telephone: +44 (0) 330 137 4049
Email: DCMuseum@nmandd.org

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