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Royal Ulster Rifles Museum

War Memorial Building 9-13 Waring Street, Belfast BT1 2DX, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9032 0392
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Great place

Great hidden gem, definitely worth a look and fronted by lovely, knowledgable interesting people... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2018
Terry M
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not open Fridays.. call first.

I was looking forward to this little museum and something different and found it no problem but the... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2018
RichM490
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War Memorial Building 9-13 Waring Street, Belfast BT1 2DX, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Great hidden gem, definitely worth a look and fronted by lovely, knowledgable interesting people can’t recommend enough !!!

Thank Terry M
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

I was looking forward to this little museum and something different and found it no problem but the small sign showing the open hours had a sticker over “Friday” and said “Thursday”. So until further notice I think Friday’s are closed. I suggest calling to...More

1  Thank RichM490
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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

3  Thank Glyn D
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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

2  Thank janeybobs19
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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janetlittlebaby
13 September 2015|
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Response from cambuck38 |
It is closed Friday, Saturday & Sunday, not sure about Monday & it is free entry.
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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.
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