One of the centre pieces of the exhibition is a Bronze Age sword which was found in a field near Lockerbie many years ago.
It was kept under a bed for 50 years before being handed in.
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A look ahead at the weekend forecast for the Border region.
After a nine-month re-development, people can now journey on the La'al Ratty railway to the new Ravenglass Railway Museum.
An art exhibition will be taking place this weekend at the Rose Castle, which used to be the private home of the Bishops of Carlisle.