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From Ballyhosset to Bengal

03 February 2016 - 31 December 2017 at Down County Musuem

A display featuring a recent donation of objects belonging to Lieutenant-Colonel Alexander Silcock of the Indian Medical Service (1856-.1935). 

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Women Artists of County Down

18 October 2016 - 31 May 2017 at Down County Museum

This exhibition displays a wide range of art works created by women artists from or living in County Down. Diverse examples of paintings, drawings, textile pieces and sculpture testify to the talent and versatility of County Down’s women artists.

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Milestones: Birth, Marriage and Death in County Down

24 November 2016 - 31 August 2017 at Down County Museum

This exhibition displays a fascinating selection of objects from our collections to illustrate our relationship with birth, marriage and death and how we use costume, accessories and other items to convey ideas, traditions and customs around these event. Packed full of artefacts and documents this is a thought provoking examination of these themes.

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Bus Tour of 1798 Sites in Down

10 June 2017 - 10 June 2017 at Down County Museum

This tour takes visitors to a range of sites associated with the rebellion. Included in the visit are the battlesites of Saintfield and Ballynahinch.

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Bus Tour of Early Christian Sites in Lecale

17 June 2017 - 17 June 2017 at Down County Museum

This full day special bus tour will explore the Early Christian and medieval churches and sites of Lecale. 

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