Discover the story of 200 years of Irish Republicanism told through the prism of a unique collection of locally gathered and curated historical artefacts from The Society of United Irishmen of 1798 through to the present day.
Discover the story of 200 years of Irish Republicanism told through the prism of a unique collection of locally gathered and curated historical artefacts from The Society of United Irishmen of 1798 through to the present day. The state-of-the-art museum tells the story of 200 years of Republicanism while showcasing a spectacular collection of artefacts and memorabilia as curated by The Roddy McCorley Society for over 40 years. The collection charts the Republican struggle for independence dating back to the 1798 Rebellion, through the revolutionary period before and after 1916, right up to the Peace Process of the 1990s.
Restaurant, Rooftop Terrace Bar and Lounge
Sample the very best of west Belfast’s world-renowned Irish hospitality and indulge in a new culinary experience at the Roddy McCorley Republican Heritage Centre restaurant which provides spectacular 360° views over Belfast. Complete your experience by grabbing a cocktail at the rooftop terrace bar or relax in the Corrib Bar and Lounge, you will have an unforgettable experience at the new Roddy McCorley Heritage Centre.
Functions and Events
Located in the heart of West Belfast at the foot of The Belfast Hills commanding picturesque views across the city we are the perfect venue for your wedding and function. Set on 4 acres of majestic woodland space, complete with coach and car parking facilities, on site cuisine and various entertainment suites and spaces to cater for all your needs. Plan your event with us.
Top Reasons To Visit
- World class museum with a unique collection of artefacts spanning over 200 years of Irish history
- Rooftop terrace bar with stunning 360 views across Belfast
- Modern and contemporary restaurant with delicious menu and signature cocktails
- Heritage trail set on 4 acres of land which includes a Garden of Reflection built by local women
- Relax in Corrib bar, lounge and sports room