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Royal Ulster Rifles Museum

9-13 Waring Street, Belfast BT1 2DX, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9032 0392
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Real history you can touch.

Of the three infantry museums we've visited in Northern Ireland, this is the smallest. It also had... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2017
Glyn D
Craigavon, United Kingdom
Day out

Spent a lovely hour here. A small but information packed place. Lots of displays with the relevant... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
Kilkeel, United Kingdom
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“boer war” (2 reviews)
“worth a visit” (4 reviews)
9-13 Waring Street, Belfast BT1 2DX, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9032 0392
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

Of the three infantry museums we've visited in Northern Ireland, this is the smallest. It also had the warmest welcome. We can see that a lot of hard work has been put into making the exhibits as easy to see as possible and that includes...More

2  Thank Glyn D
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Spent a lovely hour here. A small but information packed place. Lots of displays with the relevant information to go with them. The staff were very helpful and friendly. There was parts from the war, local and abroad. All the different divisions and where some...More

1  Thank janeybobs19
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Could be tricky to find- near one end of Waring Street. Behind one building and next to a building development. Well worth finding. I have visited most of the military museums in the UK - only a handful to go and really enjoyed this. The...More

3  Thank mark d
Reviewed 16 April 2017

This is a small museum, predominately hosted by WWII veterans. Very informative and the Gentlemen who were the docents were very helpful. Need to make this a stop if you are in Belfast City

4  Thank IrishGlamgram
Reviewed 5 March 2017

This little museum full of army artefacts has lots to see. The staff offer a friendly welcome and also can recommend other things to see and do.

2  Thank NatalieAnderson
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Visit here on 21/2/16 it moved but was easy to find very good loads to Lern it's a hidden treasure of belfast not open at weekend which is a shame but would go back very helpful staff

2  Thank Biff3
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Not easy to find and I'm from N Ireland, but once found, well worth it. Open Tues to Friday, and what a history the "Rifles" have, unbelievable collection, and what a history they have to tell, put a visit on your bucket list, you will...More

2  Thank motorcyclest
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

The royal ulster museum offers a glimpse at the rich history of the royal ulster rifles. The exhibition is garnered with historical artifacts and accounts of the most famous skirmishes and engagements. Staff are lovely knowledgeable and care to make your experience truly unique and...More

2  Thank Tom H
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We happened upon this little museum while meandering Belfast! Volunteers were helpful and friendly! Garnered some unexpected information!

1  Thank sailers2015
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Our grandsons were desperate to visit this small museum - it was well worth it.Very interesting time was spent there [1 hour]. It is free to enter, and even I found it interesting.

2  Thank Gill M
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Linda H
29 July 2015|
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Response from George C | Reviewed this property |
The only statue at the city hall is the Boer War Memorial. Is that the one you are referring to.