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Ballycastle Museum is housed in the listed 18th century courthouse and market building in the town centre.  Visitors to the Accredited Museum can explore the permanent display of the fascinating history of the Irish Homes Industries Workshop, its role in the 1904 St Louis World Fair and the Arts and Crafts Revival in Ireland.  Highlights also include Bronze Age archaeology, Boyds 18th century Ballycastle  and the magnificent Taise Banner from the first Feis na nGleann in 1904.

Museum Open: April, May, June & September: Friday & Saturday 10am – 5pm and Sunday 2 - 5pm, July & Aug: Mon - Sat 10am - 5pm, Sun 2pm - 5pm

October – March: Closed for winter.

*Please note that the Ballycastle Museum open season usually begins at the Easter weekend. This year, site investigations ahead of a planned museum restoration, extension, and refurbishment project supported by the National Lottery Heritage Fund has meant that the museum will not open until June 2024. Please feel free to contact us at if you have any queries or concerns.*

Contact Us - 59 Castle Street, Ballycastle BT54 6AS

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