#MakingHistory 1916 Exhibition

#MakingHistory exhibition opens at Ulster Museum

Creative Centenaries led exhibition explores themes of creativity and innovation across five zones in major installation
Rebellion Walking Tours

Free walking tour of Belfast's 1916 connections

Creative Centenaries offers free Belfast based walking tours to community and history groups
Twinsome Minds
Friday, June 10, 2016 - 13:00
Linen Hall Library
17 Donegall Square North
Storytelling, animation, music and poetry bring events of 1916 to life
Battle of the Somme film
Friday, July 1, 2016 - 19:00
Nerve Centre
7-8 Magazine Street
BT48 6HJ
Free screening of the Battle of the Somme film to take place at the Nerve Centre
Irish Sailor Commemoration

Irish Sailor event to mark Battle of Jutland centenary

Descendants of Irish sailors descending on Belfast for an All-Island Commemoration to the Irish Sailor event
#MakingHistory 1916 Exhibition
Friday, June 3, 2016 (All day) to Sunday, September 18, 2016 (All day)
Ulster Museum
When 1916 began, few people in Ireland could have imagined how dramatically their lives would be impacted by the events of the year. As the carnage on the battlefields of Europe intensified, violence emerged at home in April. Both the
Battle of the Somme

Londonderry Bands Forum to run series of workshops

Selected History of Ireland in 19th & 20th Centuries workshop programme to be run in Derry~Londonderry
Ulster Museum Legacy Workshop
Saturday, May 14, 2016 - 14:00
Ulster Museum
Botanic Gardens
A free workshop will take place at the Ulster Museum this May focussed on legacy and commemoration of 1916. 1916 was the pivotal year of the First World War for Ireland because of events at home and abroad. At Easter,
Somme photographs inspire Simon Armitage

Somme photographs inspire new poetry

Simon Armitage draws on aerial photographs of Somme battlefield for new pieces of poetry
Songs of Praise in Belfast

Songs of Praise to film in Belfast

Battle of the Somme and Easter Rising are focus of episode being filmed in Belfast


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