The National Science and Ecclesiology Museum will join hundreds of cultural institutions around Ireland taking part in Culture Night 2015. The Museum will open from 7.00 pm until 10.00 pm on Friday, 18th September and from 2.00 pm until 6.00 pm on Sunday, 20th September as part of the annual Culture Night celebrations.
The Museum has the largest collection of scientific instruments on public display in Ireland, many of which were manufactured in Ireland in the period 1880-1920. It also houses an important collection of ecclesiastical artefacts including religious vestments, crosses, and altar stones.
Culture Night is an annual event which celebrates art, culture and heritage throughout the island of Ireland. For more details of events happening in the Kildare region please see: http://www.culturenight.ie/tax_regional_events/Kildare/