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The History of Woodcraft in the Causeway Region

Nov 03 2017 - Dec 30 2017
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Ballymoney Museum Ballymoney Town Hall 1 Townhead Street, Ballymoney, County Antrim,
T: (028) 2766 0230

This exhibition showcases the history of woodworking across the region in the 18th to 20th centuries

This exhibition showcases the history of woodworking from across the Borough in the 18th to 20th centuries. Highlights will include the story of Ballycastle’s Irish Home Industries Workshop, one of the most important Arts and Crafts groups of early 20th century Ireland.

Local woodcraft traditions will also be explored through an array of objects, photographs and film and the exhibition will feature loans from the collections of Garvagh Museum, NI Screen, Northern Regional College and Drogheda Museum Millmount, among others.

Accompanying this, the Annual Woodturning exhibition returns from November 17th until December 9th.

For further information, please contact Ballymoney Museum on 028 2766 0230 or email