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Valentine's Crafts for Children

09 February 2019 - 09 February 2019 at Down County Museum

Make a great range of Valentine's crafts in our special workshop for all ages. 

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Artisan Market at the Museum

16 February 2019 - 16 February 2019 at Down County Museum

The monthly market continues with all the best in locally produced food available to purchase.

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Playful Museums Festival

22 February 2019 - 24 February 2019 at Down County Museum

Soecial activities for under 5s. This event features hands-on fun for little ones, trails, games and storytelling

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New Discoveries and Finds from the Hill of Down

07 March 2019 - 17 March 2019 at Down County Museum

This lecture by Brian Sloan, from the Centre for Archaeological Feildwork at Queen'sUniversity Belfast will provide an update on the results of the community dig that took place last summer.

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International Women's Day at the Museum

08 March 2019 - 08 March 2019 at Down County Museum

Join us for this celebration of the achievements and experiences of local women. Find out  more about women in the past, women in art and science and much more.

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Artisan Market at the Museum

16 March 2019 - 16 March 2019 at Down County Museum

A special artisan market for the St Patrick's Festival. All the best in locally produced food available.

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St Patrick's Day at the Museum

17 March 2019 - 17 March 2019 at Down County Museum

Our annual celebration of St Patrick's Day features the best in traditional music, song and dance as well as storytelling and outdoor entertainment.

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When we Were Young

14 December 2019 - 10 October 2019 at Down County Museum

Our new exhibition looks at the chaging nature of childhood and attitudes to childhood. Packed full of objects, documents, images and information, the exhibition looks at childhood in the past, toys, games and school life, child prisoners in the old Gaol, children in wartime and much more.

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