Service and Sacrifice
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 10:00 to Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 17:00
Museum of Orange Heritage
368 Cregagh Rd, Castlereagh
New exhibition marking the centenary of Armistice by chronicling the remarkable personal stories of individuals associated with the Loyal Institutions who enlisted for King and country, including Jean Victor Bates, who served with the Ambulance Corps, and was recognised for
Fashion and Feminism
Friday, June 22, 2018 - 10:00 to Sunday, June 2, 2019 - 17:00
Ulster Museum
Botanic Gardens
Feminism has never been so fashionable… or has it? From suffragettes dressed to protest, to feminist statement t-shirts, this exhibition will uncover the links between style and sisterhood. In 2017 Maria Grazia Chiuri, the first ever female designer for Dior,
Lisburn 1918-23
Friday, June 29, 2018 - 09:30 to Monday, December 31, 2018 - 17:00
Irish Linen Centre & Lisburn Museum
Market Square
BT28 1AG
‘Lisburn 1918-23, Community Conflict and Commemoration after the Great War’ is a new exhibition detailing the events in Lisburn from the immediate aftermath of the Great War (1914-18) to the 1920 ‘Swanzy Riots’, through to the unveiling of the town’s
Tower Museum
Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 10:00 to Friday, March 1, 2019 - 17:00
Tower Museum
Union Hall Pl
BT48 6LU
1918 was a year of civic action, the end of war in Europe, women voting for the first time and a groundbreaking election result in Ireland. The new exhibition includes five zones covering themes such as the suffrage movement and
Margaret Ward
Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 19:00
Tower Museum
Union Hall Pl
BT48 6LU
Historian Margaret Ward will detail the rise of the suffrage movement in Ulster, including the actions of groups locally in order to gain the right to vote.
Tansy Hoskins
Thursday, October 25, 2018 -
13:00 to 14:00
Ulster Museum
Botanic Gardens
A talk from Tansy Hoskins, author of 'Stitched-Up: The Anti-Capitalist Book of Fashion' related to the Ulster Museum exhibition Fashion & Feminism. 'Stitched-Up' hit the shelves in February 2014 and quickly became the no.1 fashion book on Amazon, and won
Votes for Women Exhibition
Friday, November 9, 2018 - 11:00 to Sunday, February 3, 2019 - 17:00
Mount Stewart
73 Portaferry Rd
BT22 2AD
Bringing together key elements of the Mount Stewart and National Portrait Gallery’s collections to explore the themes of gender, identity and perceptions of power. The exhibition will look at Edith, Lady Londonderry, the founder of the Women’s Legion and her
Pages of the Sea
Sunday, November 11, 2018 (All day)
Murlough Beach
BT33 0NQ
On November 11, 2018, the public is invited to Danny Boyle’s Pages of the Sea. The commission for 14-18 NOW will see communities gather on beaches across the UK to say thank you and goodbye to the millions of men
Linen Hall Library
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 -
09:30 to 13:00
Linen Hall Library
17 Donegall Square N
The Linen Hall Library, in association with the Antrim and Down branch of the Western Front Association and the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland, presents a conference to share stories from the Great War, discovered and researched by community
NMRN Lecture
Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 19:00
HMS Caroline Pump House
Alexandra Dock, Queens Rd,
After the Battle of Jutland, the Royal Navy faced what Admiral Sir David Beatty called the ‘weary waiting’, patiently anticipating a second battle with the German High Seas Fleet which never happened. But waiting did not mean inactivity. Nick Hewitt