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Faces of the Lough

02 March 2018 - 31 August 2018 at Down County Museum

This new exhibition features the portrait photography of Ernest Elliott and provides a fascinating glimpse into the past life of the people who lived around Strangford Lough.

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Down at the Races

08 June 2018 - 21 December 2018 at Down County Museum

New exhibition on the history of horse racing in County Down. Featuring a range of fascinating artefacts, documents and images with stories of the various characters involved in the sport.

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A Step in Time: Free Week long activities for 10-16 year olds

16 July 2018 - 31 August 2018

FREE week long programmes of activities delivered by Sticky Fingers Arts on behalf of Down County Museum at a variety of locations.

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Artisan Market at the Museum

21 July 2018 - 21 July 2018 at Down County Museum

Downpatrick Artisan Market goes from strength to strength with the July one promising to be as good as the first three. Join us for all the best in local produce plus music and crafts!

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Archaeological Tour: Ards Peninsula

18 August 2018 - 18 August 2018 at Down County Museum

Join us on this guided bus tour of important archaeological sites in the Ards peninsula including an exploration of Greyabbey.

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Archaeological Tour: Sacred and Secular Down

25 August 2018 - 25 August 2018 at Down County Museum

Join us in this guided bus tour of important sites including, the Mound of Down, Inch Abbey, Nendrum Abbey and Tullnakill Church.

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