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Come face to face with dinosaurs, meet an ancient Egyptian mummy and see modern masterpieces with a visit to the Ulster Museum.

As Northern Ireland's treasure house of the past and the present, the Ulster Museum is home to a rich collection of art, history and natural sciences and is free to all visitors. The museum tells the story of the people of the north of Ireland from earliest times to the present day. Impressive galleries and interactive discovery zones bring history, science and art collections to life for visitors of all ages. Get face to face with dinosaurs and up close with an Egyptian mummy, then enjoy a bite to eat in the cafe.

The Ulster Museum is part of National Museums Northern Ireland, which also includes the Ulster Folk & Transport Museum, Ulster American Folk Park, the W5 Science Centre and Armagh County Museum. And best of all, admission is free.
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Top Reasons To Visit

  • Northern Ireland's treasure house of the past and present
  • Free admission
  • Rich collection of art, history and natural sciences
  • Come face to face with dinosaurs and meet an Egyptian mummy
  • Three interactive discovery zones, ideal for children

Royal Ulster Academy of Arts 138th Annual Exhibition

22 Oct 2019 - 05 Jan 2020

This exhibition provides a unique platform for acclaimed artists and emerging talent to showcase their artwork in the fabulous galleries at the Ulster Museum.

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Michael Rosen at the Ulster Museum

Sat, 02 Nov 2019, 2:00pm

Poet, performer, broadcaster and scriptwriter, Michael Rosen comes to the Ulster Museum to enthuse people with his passion for books and poetry.

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A Christmas Star

Sat, 16 Nov 2019, 3:00pm

Come along to the Ulster Museum for a festive screening of A Christmas Star as part of the 30th Cinemagic Film Festival.

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Voice Acting for Cartoons and Animation

Sat, 26 Oct 2019, 11:00am

In this exciting and practical mini-masterclass you’ll learn what it takes to become a voice artist for cartoons and animation.

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Hocus Pocus Fancy Dress Screening

Thu, 31 Oct 2019, 1:00pm

Join the Ulster Museum for a spooky screening of the Halloween classic 'Hocus Pocus' as part of the 30th Cinemagic Film Festival.

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Beetlejuice

Thu, 31 Oct 2019, 6:30pm

Join the Ulster Museum this Halloween for a spooky screening of 'Beetlejuice' as part of the 30th Cinemagic Film Festival.

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