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 Our Exhibitions

 

 Donegal County Museum shows a diverse series of exhibitions ranging from both In-house to travelling.

 

  Our aim is to cater to a wide spectrum of visitors by housing exhibitions that relate both locally, nationally and internationally.

 

 On your visit to the museum, the first floor exhibition gallery tells the story of Donegal from Prehistory to the Twentieth century.

 

We hold a series of temporary exhibitions throughout the year, which cover a wide range of topics.

 

 

Travelling Exhibitions

 

Donegal County Museum has Curated a number of Travelling Exhibitions, which are available free of charge for loan to organisations, community groups and venues throughout County Donegal, subject  to certain loan conditions.


Theses exhibitions consist of either pop-up display stands or hanging display boards on a variety of themes:

 

'From Leaders To Exiles' - The Flight of the Earls

The Plantation of Ulster

The Ulster Covenant 1912

Connection and Division - Donegal 1910-1930

'Our War' - The Emergency and World War II

The Railways of Co Donegal

Donegal Sporting Heroes

Remembering World War I- The Donegal Story

County Donegal in 1916

Donegal & the Easter Rising &‘Dún na nGall agus Éirí Amach na Cásca'

Donegal Local WWI Heroes

'A Vanished World' - The Landed Gentry of County Donegal

'A Long Farewell' - The Emigration of Donegal Women 1845 - 1955 

 

Groups or organisations can contact the Museum for further details. 

 

Call: +35374 9124613

 

Email: museum@donegalcoco.ie

 

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Online Exhibitions

 

Donegal County Museum has Curated numberous exhibitions over the years, here are just a few:

 

 

 

Dance of The Fishing Boats - Arranmore Exhibition

 

Dance of The Fishing Boats - Arranmore, Co Donegal    

 

A glimpse of  life on Arranmore.

 

Dance of The Fishing Boats Arranmore Island Exhibition

'A World Apart' - The Donegal District Lunatic Asylum 1866 - 1922

 

An unique exhibition depicting the hidden history behind the walls of the

Donegal District Lunatic Asylum 1866 - 1922

 

 

A World Apart - The Donegal District Lunatic Asylum

Exhibition on the History of the Town of Ballyshannon, Co Donegal

 A History of Ballyshannon, Co Donegal

Seafaring and Fishing in Greencastle and Moville, Co Donegal

 

Seafaring and Fishing in Greencastle and Moville, Co Donegal

Exhibition on Emigration from Gweedore and Cloughaneely areas

 

Emigration from Gweedore and Cloughaneely

Exhibition on women in Donegal history

 

Donegal Women In History

Argriculture Around Raphoe, Co Donegal Exhibition

 

Agriculture In Raphoe Exhibition

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