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Additional Information

Photography

We offer a variety of interesting and accessible locations including the traditional shops and streets of 1900s Ballycultra Town with its silent cinema, schoolhouse, a pub, bank and the thatched cottages and farmsteads in the rural area. There are also photographic opportunities at the award-winning Transport Galleries where Ireland’s most comprehensive transport collections are displayed. 

Catering

Whatever you desire, we will endeavour to meet your every requirement, from magnificent table settings to exclusive wedding gourmet selections. The Manor Team will work with you to ensure each detail is to your satisfaction. Download the 2015 wedding menu.

Car parking

There is car parking at Cultra Manor for up to 100 cars and further parking is available at the Folk & Transport museum.

Minimum Numbers

For weddings that aren’t included in the Midweek Special Offer in 2015, the minimum number of guests at Cultra Manor is 100 at weekends in May-October. For any other month at the weekend, the minimum number is 80 and 60 midweek.

Location

The Ulster Folk & Transport Museum is located 7 miles east of Belfast, near Holywood, on the main Belfast to Bangor Road (A2), just 15 minutes outside Belfast City Centre with excellent access by road, rail and bus and close to Belfast City Airport.

Accommodation

There are a number of hotels close to the Ulster American Folk Park. For further information and special offers please visit www.discovernorthernireland.com/accomfinder.

Marquee Sites

There are a number of marquee sites available at the Ulster Folk & Transport Museum if you are having large numbers at your wedding. These include:

Site 1: The lawn to the back of Cultra Manor

Site 2: The lawn to the side of the Manor or the front lawn of the Manor

Contact Details

If you are interested in finding out more about getting married or holding your reception at one of National Museums Northern Ireland venues, please contact our Events Department on +44 (0) 28 9039 5108 or email events@nmni.com.