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Religious Heritage Explored In Peace III Funded Exhibition At Museum

DOWN County Museum has launched a new PEACE III-funded exhibition called Digging Our Faith: Exploring Our Religious Heritage. Over the past year the Young Archaeologists’ Group has been exploring issues around religion and cultural identity. They visited many places of worship from different faiths both relevant to the past and to…

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PEACE III Funded Historical Talks On The 1900–1920’s Period in Ireland

DOWN County Museum is inviting people to attend a series of free historical talks which are based around the ‘decade of centenaries’, the period from 1900 to the 1920’s in Ireland. Between 1910 and 1922, County Down was engulfed by the political turmoil which prevailed in Ireland and affected by…

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PEACE III Funded Lectures Begin at Down County Museum

DOWN County Museum’s PEACE III funded community history project continues this year with a wide range of learning activities planned for participating groups and the wider public. Throughout January 2013, a series of five lectures based on the theme ‘Crime and Punishment in the Past and Today’ will explore issues…

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