Check out what amazing exhibitions are currently on to visit for FREE at North Down Museum!

30 April 2019 - 1 September 2019

The Community Gallery:

Cabinet of Curiosities

30 April – 26 May 2019

This exhibition is designed by a group of history students at Queen’s, University, Belfast. They are taking a course that explores the history of museums and gives them the opportunity to work with museum staff in researching and setting up the exhibition. Working together, they have selected objects from the museum’s store and found out about their history and significance.


Four Seasons

29 May – 23 June 2019

In ‘Four Seasons’ local artist David Campbell’s love of nature is aptly displayed with images from the Ards Peninsula that convey the landscape throughout the different seasons of the year.


Bangor’s Ghost

25 June – 25 July 2019

As part of the Seaside Revival Vintage Festival, a collection of artworks, artefacts, poetry, illustrated books excerpts and a sound and visual installation will be on display. The exhibition includes works from those involved with Bangor’s Ghost, a music and spoken word event that has been part of the Open House Festival since 2014.


An American In Bangor and Beyond

30 July – 30 August 2019

This group of abstract paintings is based on observations of Bangor by Marci Halcomb from South California who settled in the town five years ago.   


The Long Gallery:

Ballyholme Yacht Club

8th May – 26 July

In honour of the 100th anniversary of Ballyholme Yacht Club, this exhibition will explore and celebrate the long history of this local club.


Creative Peninsula

1 August – 1 September

This exhibition coincides with the Creative Peninsula Festival and will feature unique pieces of art and craftwork in a celebration of the quality of the work produced by local artists and craftspeople.


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30 April 2019 - 1 September 2019

Opening Times

  • Tues - Sat 10am-4.30pm
  • Sun 12noon-4.30pm
  • Closed on Mondays, except July, August and Bank Holidays


  • Free

Contact Details

  • Address Town Hall Castle Park Avenue Bangor BT20 4BT
  • Telephone 028 9127 1200
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