We’re open Monday to Friday from 10am-4:30pm and EVERY Saturday from 12pm-4pm. Free admission, no booking required. Please note: The NIWM will be closed from 1:30pm-3:30pm on Tuesday 23 July 2024. We will reopen from 3:30pm-4:30pm.


More ways to learn

We can provide talks and tours to your group or society, free of charge, during the day or the evening.

All of our talks and tours highlight objects and stories from our museum collection.

We can also provide virtual talks if requested.

Contact us for more information.


Belfast Blitz Walking Tour

Take a self-guided walking tour of the Cathedral Quarter along streets which were destroyed in the Belfast Blitz.

Download the tour map here: Belfast Blitz Walking Tour and follow the QR code for audio descriptions at each stop or access the tour directly via Ulster Museum's YouTube channel.



Talks can be tailored to suit the interests and needs of the group but subjects include;

  • NI during the Second World War
  • The Belfast Blitz
  • Rationing, austerity, salvage and Make do and Mend
  • The American Presence
  • Our Oral History collection

Contact us for more info or to book.

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We offer guided tours of the museum upon request.

Tours can be tailored to the interests and needs of the group including;

  • A guided tour highlighting the artworks and memorials in the collection
  • A multi-sensory tour for partially sighted people
  • Film screenings
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