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Downpatrick and the 1798 Rebellion

Down County Museum, English Street, Downpatrick, County Down, BT30 6AH
Grave of Thomas Russell


Heritage Walks Festival

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Join Linda McKenna who will lead this walk exploring the role of the County town in the history of the Society of United Irishmen and the 1798 and 1803 rebellions.

This walk is part of the Heritage Walks Festival, organised by Newry, Mourne and Down District Council and the Saint Patrick Visitor Centre, taking place in Downpatrick and beyond giving you the chance to connect with our local heritage and environment in an exciting range of themed walks.

Grade: Easy/moderate

Cost: Free (pre-booking required)


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  1. Down County Museum is located in the old county Gaol of Down. It houses fascinating…

    1.57 miles away

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Road Directions

On entry to Downpatrick, follow brown signs for Down County Museum

Public Transport Directions

Ulsterbus Station, Market Street, Downpatrick is a short walk away.

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