Market Square, Lisburn, Co Antrim BT281AG
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Warp back in time and explore Ireland’s industrial heritage in our award-winning exhibition ‘Flax to Fabric: the Story of Irish Linen’. Through live spinning and weaving demonstrations, our expert guides tell the rich history of linen production in Ulster, from the earliest times to the present. Irish linen was famous worldwide, and visitors can admire fine samples of Coulson’s damask or designs by Sybil Connolly, whose dresses were worn by Jackie Kennedy. See a selection of linen christening robes, cloth 27

Mon-Sat, 9.30am-5.00pm