The Registry, McKee Barracks, Dublin 7.


353-(0)1-677 7853


Down County Museum

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Long Business Description

This museum is situated in the former Down county gaol, in which former United Irish leader, thomas Russell was imprisoned prior to his public execution in 1803. The museum holds material relating to the 1798 and 1803 rebellions including weapons and documents. There are also exhibits on the Ulster and Irish Volunteer’s from 1912 onwards and substantial collections relating to the two World Wars.

The Mall,
Co. Down BT30 6AH

Opening Times
Tuesday  to Friday: 11.00am to 5.00pm
Saturday and Sunday: 2.00pm to 5.00pm.

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Business Phone Number
028 4461 5218
Business Fax
028 4461 5590