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Ulster Museum

Accessibility at the Ulster Museum

You’ll find some information here access to the museum including blue badge parking and how to get around the museum.

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Blue Badge parking

We have five dedicated spaces for Blue Badge holders. Access to these spaces is from the Stranmillis Road side. A Blue Badge must be displayed at all time when using one of these parking spaces.

Mobility aids

Wheelchairs and portable stools are available from the Welcome Desk. Please ask a member of staff for assistance. 
There are several lifts, wheelchair lifts and ramps around the Museum.
Mobility scooters are allowed in the Museum but you may not be able to access all the gallery spaces.

Induction loop

Induction loop is available in the Lecture Theatre. Please switch your hearing aid to the 'T' position.

Subtitled videos

A selection of videos within the galleries include English subtitles.

Assistance dogs

Assistance dogs are welcome.

Large print labels

A selection of large print label books are available in the galleries. Please ask a member of staff for assistance.

Magnifying sheets

Magnifying sheets are available in some of the art exhibitions. Please ask a member of staff for assistance.

Access toilets

We have fully accessible toilets on the ground floor and on levels 2 and 4.

Ear defenders for children

We have child-sized ear defenders available for use around the Museum in case of excessive noise. Please ask a member of staff for assistance. There is no need to book.