Situated in Ballyclare, Co. Antrim. War Years Remembered is a war museum and registered charity dedicated to protecting, preserving and presenting our heritage relating to the First and Second World Wars. We aim to educate the public in Irish military and social history and advance community relations through the teaching of the shared experiences of war
"Hidden Gem in Ballyclare" - TripAdvisor
War Years Remembered was established in 1994 by David McCallion. The collection spans over 100 years of military and social history during the greatest two impacts of the twentieth century, The Great War and The Second World War. War Years Remembered has grown over the years, from a not for profit organisation to a registered charity. Its final goal is to find a permanent home and seek registered museum status. We aim to further develop the collection of vehicles, medals, personal items & stories, ephemera and photographs. We also hold many unique items which cannot be found in any other museum. Our dream is to become a major attraction that will provide an enjoyable, interesting and educational experience to all who visit. The journey does not end here. As War Years Remembered evolves, the collection evolves growing larger from the generosity of items donated by you the public so that your own family's story can be told.
Please Donate To War Years
Please consider supporting us. We rely on the generosity of the general public to help preserve, protect and present the War Years Remembered collection for all, creating a lasting legacy for all our future generations. We provide living history to schools, disability groups, community groups and attend many public events annually keeping our veterans history alive.
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We are delighted to say that the musuem is re-opened and has been awarded the "We're good to go" mark by the Northern Ireland Tourism board. This signifies that we have adhered and followed goverment guidelines in opening our doors again to the public. At the moment we are booking only and ask everyone to fill out a booking form on the page above.