Down County Museum is a restored 18th-century gaol complex, adjoining the traditional burial place of Patrick, patron saint of Ireland.

The collections include archaeology, history, art, craft and natural history. The museum has permanent exhibitions on the history of County Down and a restored gaol and cells, as well as a temporary exhibitions programme.

Down County Museum

Free to all

The Mall, English Street, Downpatrick, County Down, BT30 6AH

02844 615218


Opening times

Wednesday - Saturday 10am - 4pm

With a National Art Pass you get

10% off in shop
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Valid until December 2022

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