Scale model of Titanic and Olympic

Model of the sister ships Olympic & Titanic, built in Harland & Wolff’s model shop c.1911 for promotional display by the White Star Line.Model of the sister ships Olympic & Titanic, built in Harland & Wolff’s model shop c.1911 for promotional display by the White Star Line. 

Olympic and Titanic were intended to overshadow the rival Cunard liners, Lusitania and Mauretania, on the North Atlantic run.  They were one and a half times larger than the Cunard ships and were designed to offer ultimate luxury in ocean travel, rather than compete in terms of the highest speed.
 

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TITANICa The Exhibition is on display the the Ulster Folk & Transport Museum, Cultra. Click here for opening times, how to get here and admission prices.

 

Titanic Exhibition

The Titanic exhibition is housed in the Transport galleries at the Ulster Folk & Transport Museum, Cultra. You can also experience "TITANICa The People's Story in the Outdoor Folk Museum.

Click here for more information on the 500 artefacts on display and also the Ultimate Living History experience.

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