• Tea Rationing – 9th July 1940

    Tea Rationing - 9th July 1940 During the Second World War, food shortages led to the introduction of rationing. In January 1940 everyone received a...Read More

  • NIWM Copper Frieze – Sections F & G

    NIWM Copper Frieze - Sections F & G The lower half of the McKendry frieze (sections F - K) reflects the home front in Northern Ireland during the...Read More

  • NIWM Copper Frieze – Section E

    NIWM Copper Frieze - Section E Section E Section E of the McKendry frieze focuses on the departure of US forces from Northern Ireland. Three GIs can be...Read More

  • NIWM Copper Frieze – Sections C + D

    NIWM Copper Frieze - Sections C + D Today we are looking at sections C & D of the McKendry frieze. In these sections McKendry continues to record...Read More

  • NIWM Copper Frieze – Sections A + B

    NIWM Copper Frieze - Sections A + B Over the next few weeks, we are going to tell you more about one of the largest artworks in our museum, a hammered...Read More

  • NIWM Copper Frieze – James McKendry

    NIWM Copper Frieze - James McKendry The Northern Ireland War Memorial tells the story of Northern Ireland during the Second World War with a unique...Read More

  • Kids in Museums – Digital #TakeoverDay

    Kids in Museums - Digital #TakeoverDay It's Kids in Museums Digital #TakeoverDay! Last week on our social media we asked children (young & old)...Read More

  • The War and Me – Evelyn Vance

    The War and Me - Evelyn Vance Through our oral history project, The War and Me, we continue to collect stories about GI Brides and the American...Read More

  • NIWM on C2K Newsdesk

    NIWM on C2K Newsdesk Thank you to all the teachers and parents who have been busy creating rich learning environments for children during lockdown. We...Read More

  • The War and Me – Gwen Preece neé Graham (W&M68)

    The War and Me - Gwen Preece neé Graham (W&M68) Our oral history project, The War and Me, continues to thrive and adapt under the current...Read More

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    Object of the Month – December 2019

    Object of the Month - December 2019 No prizes for anyone who guessed that Object of the Month for December would have a festive theme! Below are...

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