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Welcome tours

Join one of our free Welcome Tours and find out more about our impressive museum. This tour gives an overview of the museum’s history and redevelopment and introduces you to some of our most important and stunning treasures.

The Tour

  • Free
  • Maximum of 10 people per tour on a first come first served basis
  • Starts at 2.30pm Tuesday-Friday and at 1.30pm on Sunday. There is no Welcome Tour on a Saturday. Please call on the morning of your visit to check availability of tour 028 9044 0000
  • Lasts for approximately one hour
  • Walking tour covering 5 floors of the Museum
  • Introduces the museum’s collections
  • Led by an Ulster Museum Visitor Guide
  • Sign up at the Ulster Museum Welcome Desk on the day of the tour
  • For operational reasons tours may be cancelled without prior notice
  • Please call on the morning of your visit to check availability of tour        028 9044 0000

Free guided tours of the ulster museum

To make a group booking for a Welcome Tour at an alternative time please contact ulstermuseumreception@nmni.com  

To make a group booking for a specialist tour relating to Art, Nature or History please contact hannah.crowdy@nmni.com