The Oldest County Museum in Ireland

The collections at Armagh County Museum capture centuries of stories relating to people who lived, worked and had connections with this famous city and historic county. With collections ranging from local history and fine art, to archaeology and natural history, this is the ideal place to experience a flavour of the famous ‘Orchard County’.  Some of the most intriguing stories of local lives are interwoven amid the diverse displays. From splendid wedding dresses and rural crafts to fine military uniforms, each object conveys its own human story.

Working with the local community the museum provides a venue for a wide variety of exhibitions.  The Museum is the ideal place to begin and explore the county of Armagh.

  • Local history
  • Fine art
  • Variety of exhibitions

Open Year Round

Monday to Friday 10:00 to 17:00
Saturday 10:00 to 13:00 and 14:00 to 17:00
Closed Sundays


Admission Prices 2020

Free Admission

Useful Information

Wheelchair accessible ramp and lift to first floor. Disabled parking space available opposite the Museum.

Paid parking available close by.

Getting There

The Museum is located along the Mall East between the old gaol and the courthouse.

Map Location: 54.349317, -6.649342
Contact Armagh County Museum

The Mall East, Armagh, BT61 9BE, Northern Ireland

T: +44 28 3752 3070
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