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See Russia’s monster meteorite at Stargazing Live
Wednesday 8 Jan 2014
Well, see a small bit of Russia's meteorite with us this Thursday 9 January when the BBC Stargazing Live team come to the Ulster Folk & Transport Museum to make the most of the night sky.

Chair and Trustees Appointment Opportunity
Friday 6 Sep 2013
The Department of Culture, Arts and Leisure wishes to appoint a Chair and up to 7 Trustees to the Board of Trustees of the National Museums and Galleries of Northern Ireland.    

The Tale of Two Survivors
Monday 12 Aug 2013
Two garments from two women who led very different lives but who shared the same harrowing Titanic experience are among the newest items added to the popular TITANICa: The Exhibition at the Ulster Folk & Transport Museum. 

New Exhibit Building Unveiled
Thursday 20 Jun 2013
The Ulster American Folk Park got a fresh boost today with the opening of a new American Frontier building from Tennessee.  The Rogan House, an original brick plantation house, was first built by Ulster immigrant Francis Rogan in Sumner County, Tennessee, in 1825.

Discovery Farm Opens
Thursday 6 Jun 2013
‘Discovery Farm’ a living history experience portraying daily life on the farms of 100 years ago was launched today at the Ulster Folk & Transport Museum.

Picnic with us on Father's Day!
Tuesday 21 May 2013
Treat the whole family to a great day out and picnic this Father’s Day, Sunday 16th June.

Pupils Video conference with Award-Winning Author at Ulster American Folk Park
Wednesday 6 Feb 2013
On Tuesday 5th February, 120 schools were connected via video-conference to one of Ireland’s best-selling children’s authors, Marita Conlon-McKenna, to talk about her book 'Under the Hawthorn Tree', the first installment of her world famous Children of the Famine Trilogy.

No experience required: Creative writing course
Tuesday 29 Jan 2013
“A Window on Emigration” is the theme of a six-week creative writing course for the Over 50s being held at the Ulster American Folk Park in Omagh. The creative writing course is part of National Museums Northern Ireland’s Live & Learn Project.

Top Science Students Honoured At Hans Sloane Awards
Thursday 3 Jan 2013
Three talented students have been recognised for their excellence in A-Level Science by winning the prestigious Hans Sloane Awards.

When Art becomes a Circus
Wednesday 21 Nov 2012
Belfast Children Rehearse John Luke’s ‘The Rehearsal’ at the Ulster Museum

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