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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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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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The Architecture of Light

23 June 2017 - 31 December 2017 at Down County Museum

An art project inspired by the use of light, space and proportion in Cistercian Architecture, specifically Inch Abbey, Downpatrick.

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Stone Carving Demonstration

08 July 2017 - 08 July 2017 at Down County Museum

Artist Sheena Devitt will be at the museum demonstrating stone carving techniques.

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