• Putting Bangor on the Map

    North Down Museum has the only complete Folio of Plantation Maps in Ireland, the Raven Maps. These have been digitised and you can see the digitised maps with their additional content and the originals in our Plantation Room.

  • School Visits

    We welcome hundreds of school children to the Museum every year. Bring your class and learn about local Viking history.

  • A Unique Space

    Escape to North Down Museum for some time out and enjoy a coffee in our historic courtyard. Our coffee shop, under the management of Coffee Cure, serves a range of barista-brewed coffee, light snacks and hot and cold lunches.

  • A Snapshot of the Past

    One of our most popular collections is our local photographic archive, providing a visual insight into Bangor’s past.

What's New

Robert JE Simpson

Exhibition in the Community Gallery, Tuesday 10th May-Sunday 5th June 2016

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One Man's Road to the Somme

Exhibition in the Long Gallery, Wednesday 18th May-Thursday 14th July 2016

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Stones and Bones by Squashbox Theatre

Puppet Show in the Museum on Sunday 29th May at 1:00pm & 3:00pm

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Visiting Information

Contact Details

North Down Museum
Town Hall
The Castle
Bangor
BT20 4BT
United Kingdom
+44 (0) 28 9127 1200

museum@ardsandnorthdown.gov.uk

Opening Times

Tuesday - Saturday: 10.00am - 4.30pm
Sunday: 12.00pm - 4.30pm

Closed on Mondays, except July and August and Bank Holidays

Accessible for people with disabilities Admission is free