Discover your Family History for free at Ulster Museum.


What were your family doing in 1916 ?

trace your ancestors

To mark the centenary of the Easter Rising, family history experts from Findmypast and Irish Family History Centre are touring Ireland to help you trace your ancestors for FREE!

Our next Location will be in Ulster Museum on

Saturday the 10th of September from 12-3.30pm 

On the day you can expect:

. Free access to billions of family History records on

. One-to-one genealogy sessions with an Irish Family History Centre expert

. Two talks on finding your roots and the 1916 rising


Talk 1:

Fiona Fitzsimons

The basics of sound genealogy research.

Time: 12:00

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Talk 2:

Brian Donovan

Brian Donovan

Irish Soldiers & Rebels: tracing WW1 and Irish revolutionary ancestors

Time: 2:00pm

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This is a FREE event open to all members of the public, all you have to do is pop in and let us help you solve the mystery in your Family History!

This day is the perfect opportunity for all of you who want to get going on building your family tree but just don’t know where to start. We can’t wait to share our expert advice to you all and get you started.

Places are limited and advance booking is essential.

Click on the ‘Book Now’ buttons above to make a booking.

This event will be held in the Learning Zone on the ground floor of the Ulster Museum.

For further information please contact Ulster Museum Reception on 028 9044 0000 or email

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