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Celebrate romance with National Museums’ online collection
Monday 14 Feb 2011
This Valentine’s Day National Museums Northern Ireland is celebrating romance with a special online collection of Valentine’s Day cards.

Surprise Museum Wedding for Bangor Groom
Sunday 10 Oct 2010
A wedding is usually something a couple plans together for many months but for one local man, this was far from the case. David Hunsdale, a gymnastics coach in Bangor, was thrown a surprise wedding by his fiancée at the Ulster Museum on Sunday 10th October.

South Belfast Group get 'Rite' into International History
Monday 4 Oct 2010
This week, a women’s group from South Belfast saw six months of work come to fruition at the Ulster Museum. Earlier this year, the Living History Group at Windsor Women’s Centre embarked upon a project inspired by the museum’s ‘Rites of Passage’ exhibition.

Ulster Museum's Education Programme wins UK award
Tuesday 10 Aug 2010
The Ulster Museum has achieved a prestigious Sandford Award for Museum and Heritage education. The UK-wide accreditation scheme is awarded to museums who achieve excellence in the provision of heritage education programmes.  

Ulster Museum Welcomes 500,000th Visitor
Thursday 5 Aug 2010
The number of visitors to the award-winning Ulster Museum has topped the 500,000 mark – just nine months after re-opening.

Ulster Museum wins top UK award
Tuesday 29 Jun 2010
The Ulster Museum has won one of the most prestigious museums prizes in the world - the coveted UK Art Fund Prize. At a special awards ceremony in London last night, the museum was presented with £100,000.

Ulster Museum wins Best Permanent Exhibition in the UK
Monday 17 May 2010
The new Ulster Museum has won the top award for the Best Permanent Exhibition in United Kingdom museums.The award was announced in London at the annual Museums and Heritage Awards against stiff competition from the Natural History Museum, the Victoria & Albert Museum and the Ashmolean Museum.

Ulster Museum makes shortlist in Major UK Art Award
Friday 14 May 2010
The Ulster Museum in Belfast has been short-listed for the UK’s largest single arts prize, it was announced last night.  The Art Fund Prize annually awards £100,000 to a museum or gallery for a project completed in the last year.

Culture Alert: The Poles are Coming!
Wednesday 5 May 2010
An international-scale charm offensive to promote Poland and its community in host cities throughout UK comes to Belfast this week. Part of the Polish-government backed Polska Year, Belfast’s Polish Cultural Week which is now in its fourth year includes music recitals and gigs, debates, fashion, food, photography and design exhibitions, kicks off in the Ulster Museum on Wednesday May 5.

Public urged to back Ulster Museum for major UK award
Wednesday 31 Mar 2010
The Northern Ireland public has been urged to get behind the Ulster Museum for its chance to win £100,000 in the prestigious Art Fund award.

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