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Ulster Museum

Stranmillis Road | Botanic Gardens, Belfast BT9 5AB, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9044 0000
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Very interesting and neatly put together

The museum houses Collection of everything Nature, History and Art related to ( Northern) Irland... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Stephanie B
Modern layout and well curated exhibitions

The Ulster museum if located in the Botanic Gardens, visiting in spring we were delighted by the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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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 present, the museum is home to a rich collection of art, history and natural sciences with impressive galleries and interactive discovery zones. From Ireland to the South Pacific, ancient relics to modern masterpieces, the Ulster Museum offers something for everyone from the simply curious to the enthusiast.
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Stranmillis Road | Botanic Gardens, Belfast BT9 5AB, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

The museum houses Collection of everything Nature, History and Art related to ( Northern) Irland and Belfast. From early settlements to 'the troubles', animals extinct, underwater life, minerals, art exhibition and so much more.

Thank Stephanie B
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Ulster museum if located in the Botanic Gardens, visiting in spring we were delighted by the display of tulips in bloom. The museum if very good and quite comprehensive, a pleasant couple of hours.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice accommodation but food choice amazingly limited. We expected to enjoy a good lunch but only found soup to our taste. Would be better for those wanting large filled rolls, cakes and puddings.

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a fantastic and amazing museum. Loads to see! There is no admission fee but instead leave a donation. Well worth the visit! Game of Thrones tapestry is quite amazing!

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Reviewed 5 days ago

The museum was quite mixed with lots of different things. Its setting in the park and the proximity to the greenhouses are a bonus! It was really good, everything inside it was inspiring. We went there for a wedding celebration and the place was just...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were all impressed by ‘The Troubles’ exhibition. Lots of other exhibitions and a lovely building so depends on how much time you have to spare.

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Free entry and plenty to see right in the botanic gardens as well which is a great spot to relax in the sun. They many different things to see here. Great for familys as well.

Thank Kittykins M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wasn´t really into going there but it was free so... Great stuff, great vibe, excellent photo exhibit on the darker times.But also cheerful things.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hi, if you're interested in Irish history as well as many other exhibits I'd recommend a visit, it's full of artifacts, with ice age examples, dinosaurs and many other exhibits that tell of how Ireland came to be the thriving nation it is today. Well...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My kids love this museum especially the science area. Lots to see and enjoy for grown ups and kids alike. Can't wait for the dinosaur arrival in September!

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gilley16
29 May 2017|
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Response from Keith H | Reviewed this property |
You don't need tickets as it's free! There is a large see through box at the front entrance were you may make a donation. Enjoy your visit!
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fishfools
14 May 2017|
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Response from Kevin G | Property representative |
Hello, 90 minutes would give you enough time to have an overview of the Museum and also explore some of the art, history or nature galleries in more detail. I hope that you enjoy your visit.
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Amber M
5 June 2016|
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Response from sharongcanning | Reviewed this property |
Yeah, there's a small natural history section which includes a few
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