Calling All Local History and Heritage Groups in County Down

Calling All Local History and Heritage Groups in County Down


  Come slong to what we hope will be the inaugural conference of a new network bringing together groups with a shared interest in our heritage.


Down Heritage Network Conference


Saturday 18 May 2013, 1030am to 4pm


Down County Museum


10.30-11.00                 Registration/morning coffee

11.00-11.30                 Community history projects at Down County Museum

11.30-1.00                   Workshops: 1. Caring for and using historic objects

2. Caring for and using historic photographs and documents

3. Find out more about archaeology and local sites

1.00-2.00                     Lunch

2.00-3.00                     Museum tour including the museum stores

3.00-3.20                     Community projects at Newry and Mourne Museum

3.20-4.00                     Open Forum: How to develop the Down Heritage Network and ideas for the future.

Admission Free

Sessions facilitated by staff from Down County Museum and Newry and Mourne Museum.

We would love to see as many groups as possible to be represented. This is your chance to shape the network and share issues and experiences with other groups.

Contact Linda on 028-44615218 for more details.

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