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Carrickfergus Museum

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Museum & Civic Centre, 11 Antrim Street, Carrickfergus, County Antrim, BT38 7DG
Carrickfergus Museum

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About

Local museum interpreting the long and distinguished history of the town and surrounding area, with artefacts of treasure excavated in Carrickfergus. There are multi-media and audio-visual presentations.

Material from the Council's own civic collection, together with Carrickfergus related material on loan from both private and national collections are on display. There are several 'hands on' interactive facilities giving a fun as well as an informative angle to the displays. The separate 'community archive' features local and social history material, relating to the Borough's recent past.

The archive also gives visitors the opportunity to add their own informative stories, photographs, documents and newspapers to the collection.

Disabled access
Sound Induction Loop system in Gallery
Curriculum linked education programmes available (booked in advance)
Tours are only available by appointment.

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Facilities

Attraction Facilities

  • Guided Tours Available

Catering

  • Tea-room/Cafe onsite

Establishment Features

  • Accept coach parties
  • Toilets

Provider Preferences

  • Dogs accepted by arrangement
  • Free (parking charges may apply)

Guide Prices

Free

Tripadvisor Traveller Rating

Tripadvisor Traveller Rating - 97 reviews97 reviews

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Tel+44 (0) 28 9335 8241

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Opening Times

* Mon to Fri 10:00 - 17:00
Sat 10:00 – 16:00

Closed July 12 & 13 Dec 24, 25 & 26 Jan 01

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

Directions from Town:
From Belfast, follow the signs for the Causeway Coastal Route along the A2.

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