Tag Archives: Heritage

Clifton House Tour

Clifton House Belfast is more than just a meeting place. We offer our guests the ambience and tranquillity of a stately home, making it an ideal choice for either an intimate, or a more formal event. Clifton House is an impressive Georgian Building, set in beautiful landscaped gardens. Built in 1774 by Belfast Charitable Society, the building was used until the…

Horse and Carriage Rides

Sit back and enjoy a traditional horse drawn carriage ride around the iconic tree lined Georgian Mall, in a stylish coach led by Georgian gentry. This trip lasts 10 minutes approx and warm clothing is highly recommended. Shared and private carriages are available. This tour departs from outside the Royal Irish Fusiliers Museum on Mall East

A Georgian Keyboard Lesson

Did you know that the Georgians invented gigging, muzak and the infrastructure of the modern pop industry? With riches flowing in from the colonies and a wealthy middle class emerging, 18th century Britain was attracting and financially rewarding famous Continental musicians as well as providing for an indigenious music industry. Join one young gentleman as he receives instruction on Georgian…

Georgian Day Artisan Market and Hot Food Village

Over 100 stalls will line the streets with the best in artisan food and crafts with many stallholders dressed in Georgian attire. The city streets will offer something different on every turn including Georgian characters, live music, street theatre and performers, mulled wine, mince pies and hot chestnuts. The food village will offer a range of local ciders and gins…

Horse and Carriage Rides

Sit back and enjoy a traditional horse drawn carriage ride around the iconic tree lined Georgian Mall, in a stylish coach led by Georgian gentry. This trip lasts 10 minutes approx and warm clothing is highly recommended. Shared and private carriages are available. This tour departs from outside the Royal Irish Fusiliers Museum on Mall East

The Great Georgian Banquet – “An Evening in Venice”

Stepping into the historical setting of The Palace, travel through the mists of time with your dinner companions, watching, listening and experiencing the 18th century Venetian Festival season. Learn the etiquette of a Masquerade Ball and listen to the fashionable court music as played for the Kings of Europe. This exclusive (black tie optional) event will include a sumptuous five-…

Clifton House Tour

Clifton House Belfast is more than just a meeting place. We offer our guests the ambience and tranquillity of a stately home, making it an ideal choice for either an intimate, or a more formal event. Clifton House is an impressive Georgian Building, set in beautiful landscaped gardens. Built in 1774 by Belfast Charitable Society, the building was used until the…

Heritage Angel Awards 2018

The Heritage Angel Awards aim to celebrate unsung heroes local heritage, celebrating the achievements of those who rescue, repair, record or research the historic built environment. Individuals, community groups, skilled craftsmen and apprentices, young people who care for our built heritage. The Awards are supported by the Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation. This year’s Awards are also supported by Derry &…

Practitioners in Partnership: Sharing best practice across the INTO network

A round table discussion about partnership working and community engagement, including updates on recent collaborations with the National Trust of Georgia, the Pro Patrimonio Foundation in Romania, the Czech National Trust and others, including our Interreg Europe project, Innocastle (with partners from Belgium, Netherlands, Romania and Spain).