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Discover more about your Ulster-Scots roots through a free genealogy research point, or find out about Ulster-Scots events.

Due to the current coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, the Discover Ulster Scots Centre has been closed until further notice. 

Discover Ulster-Scots Centre is on the ground floor of the Corn Exchange Building with information displays, educational literature and gift shop.

There are a range of Ulster Scots publications available for sale and free Ulster-Scots literature to help you uncover more about your unique and culturally rich heritage.

Find out which heritage trails will lead you down the path to your ancestors and how the Ulster-Scots emigrated around the world to become some of the important world leaders and entrepreneurs in history.

The centre is open daily to visitors and can be booked for evening events by contacting the Ulster Scots Community Network office on 028 9043 6710 or emailing info@ulster-scots.com.

Schools, churches, community organisations and tour groups are very welcome by appointment.
Discover Ulster Scots Centre
  • 1-9 Victoria Street
  • Belfast
  • Antrim
  • BT1 3GA
Discover Ulster Scots Centre
  • 1-9 Victoria Street
  • Belfast
  • Antrim
  • BT1 3GA

Top Reasons To Visit

  • Schools, churches and groups are very welcome by appointment
  • Free educational literature
  • A gift and book shop
  • Discover more about your Ulster-Scots roots
  • Learn about Ulster-Scots across Northern Ireland

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