North Down Heritage Centre :
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North Down Heritage Centre
North Down Heritage Centre : Michelin's recommendations
The heritage centre is located in a service wing of Bangor castle. The history of Bangor abbey, the arrival of the Scots and the golden age of Bangor as a seaside resort are described in the centre. The Prehistory section on the first floor covers the Bronze Age, the Viking invasions with displays of local archeological finds. The Jordan collection of Oriental objets d'art is principally composed of 19 and 20C Chinese pieces.
- Address : Town Hall. Castle Park GB - Bangor BT20 4BTBT204BTBangor
- Phone : 02891271200
- Website : http://www.northdown.gov.uk/heritage
- Prices : Free admittance.
Opening hours :
- Accessible to people of restricted mobility - visiting: Jul-Aug: Tue-Sat 10.30am-5.30pm, Sun 2.30pm-5.30pm; Sep-Jun: 10.30am-4.30pm, Sun 2pm-4.30pm. Closed Mon and public hols (except bank hol Mon). Possibility of guided visits (45min) by appointment.