Ballycastle Museum

Ballycastle Museum
59 Castle Street
Ballycastle
Co. Antrim
BT54 6AS
Northern Ireland

Website

www.moyle-council.org/tourism/attractions/?id=5

Telephone

01265 762942

028 207 62942

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Ballycastle Museum houses the Irish Home Industries Workshop collection. This is a remarkable collection of the Arts and Crafts movement in Ireland from the early 1900s. Artists included such as JW Carey, A Nicholl, John Nixon and J Morrow are displayed in the museum, which is located in the town's 18th century courthouse.

Displays include the folk and social history of the Glens, with exhibits including the Glentaisie banner of the first Feis na nGleann (1904).

Venue Type:

Museum

Opening hours

July - August
Mon-Sun 12.00-18.00 or by arrangement.

Admission charges

FREE.

Collection details

Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art, Social History

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