Army Museums

Royal Ulster Rifles Museum

Royal Ulster Rifles Museum

Facilities

YesCoach Parking
YesCar Parking
YesRestaurant/Cafe
YesToilets
YesLecture Room
YesShop

Other: Nearby car parking, restaurants close by.

How to get there:
5 Waring Street is close to the city centre in the Cathedral Quarter, behind the black steel railings of 9-13 Waring Street. Enter site using any of the footway gates, two with steps, to reach to the back of the shared car park. Railed outside RAMP to Museum. Museum Door STEP then 10cm. Library door STEP 10cm. NO internal ramp from Museum to Library.

The museum houses an extensive collection of uniforms, badges, medals and regimental memorabilia covering the history of the Regiment and the campaigns in which it has fought since its formation in 1793. Research or advice payments of a minimum of 28 UK Pounds IN ADVANCE should be made out to "RUR Museum". There are several volunteer vacancies.

Royal Ulster Rifles, Royal Irish Rifles, 83rd (County of Dublin) Regiment of Foot, 83rd Regiment of Foot (Fitch’s Grenadiers), 86th (Royal County Down) Regiment of Foot, 86th Regiment of Foot (Cuyler’s Shropshire Volunteers). Period 1793 to 1968. Later modern stakeholders are Royal Irish Rangers 1968-1992 and Royal Irish Regiment 1992 onward.

Opening Hours:
Tues-Fri, 10am-4pm


Royal Ulster Rifles Museum

Address:
Royal Ulster Rifles Museum
(83rd 86th, R. Irish Rifles),
5 Waring Street,
Belfast,
BT1 2EW

Tel: 028 9023 2086

Email:
rurmuseum@yahoo.co.uk

Web:
http://www.royal-irish.com/

Curator:
Gavin Glass MBE TD

Admission charges:
Adult: Free
Seniors: Free
Groups: Free
Children: Free by appointment
School Parties: Free by appointment

Others:
Free