On these pages, you can find out about some of the specific collections North Down Museum holds. Pieces from our Bronze Age, Early Christian, Plantation and Jordan Collections are all on display in our permanent exhibitions.

Further temporary exhibitions are arranged from time to time to bring lesser seen items out of our stores, including pieces from the Percy French Collection, and you can find out about these exhibitions and more by staying up to date with our monthly ezine.

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Researchers can view items from the Museum’s Collections by special arrangement. To find out how to do this, please read the Help for Researchers information.

North Down Museum is also open to considering donations to its collection. If you have an object you would be interested in donating, please read the guidelines for donating an object to find out how.