Friends of the Ulster Museum

Become a Friend of the Ulster Museum and you’ll join a group of like-minded people who are passionate about the success of the museum.

If you love the Ulster Museum, becoming a Friend offers a whole host of benefits. You’ll play a part in ensuring thecontinued success of the museum. 

The Friends of the Museum was formed in 1970.  Since then it has supported the Museum financially by helping to acquire specimens for its collections. 

As a Friend you will be invited to attend special previews of major exhibitions and daytime or evening talks given by experts relating to the museum’s collections.  There are a variety of other informal social events throughout the year, including cultural tours and you will receive regular news sheets, an annual newsletter and discount in the museum shop.

To join, contact Deborah Baillie:

Friends of the Ulster Museum
Ulster Museum
Botanic Gardens

Tel:  +44 (0)28 9044 0015
Email: [email protected]

Upcoming events:

Appreciating the Arts Together - takes place on selected days throughout the season


  • Thursday, 23 September    Annual General Meeting        
  • Tuesday, 9 November   Tour of Royal Ulster Academy Exhibition
  • Early December (date to be arranged)   President’s Reception
  • Events in 2022 to follow