Ballymoney Museum

From Mesolithic to Motorcycles, discover the history, beauty and mystery of Ballymoney. Ballymoney Museum is located within the Town Hall and offers visitors the opportunity to explore the vibrant history of the area. The permanent exhibition includes the story of the area since early times including the mystical Derrykeighan Stone from which the museum takes its enigmatic logo, the 1798 Rebellion, local involvement in the two World Wars, the Corfield Camera factory and the history of Road Racing in Ireland. Also provided as part of the cultural services events programme are temporary exhibitions exploring specific local stories and a History Resource Area that contains information useful for genealogical research. The Visitor Information Centre is also located within the building. The area of Ballymoney is renowned for its rich and colourful history. Fertile land has attracted people to this region since the early Stone Age and through the centuries Celts, Vikings, Normans, Scots and English have all claimed land and settled here. To discover more of the history of the Borough and its people, visit Ballymoney Museum.  The Museum also run a programme of workshops and exhibitions throughout the year.  Please see facebook or website for further details.  Use our online resources at

Opening times

Open Monday to Saturday 0930 - 1630 (Closed for Lunch 13:00 - 13:30). Closed Sundays.

Open All Year
Starting 01/02/2023
Finishing 31/12/2023
Monday: Open from 09:30 to 16:30
Tuesday: Open from 09:30 to 16:30
Wednesday: Open from 09:30 to 16:30
Thursday: Open from 09:30 to 16:30
Friday: Open from 09:30 to 16:30
Saturday: Open from 09:30 to 16:30
Sunday: Closed
BankHoliday: Open

Price from £

Admission Free



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