Exploring our Past: NYG&B Visits Northern Ireland

Sunday, June 19 at 09:00am EDT
Belfast, Ireland
Sponsored by New York Genealogical and Biographical Society

The NYG&B is thrilled to announce that we are planning an exclusive guided tour of Belfast and Northern Ireland, June 19 – June 25, 2022. This tour includes a group guide for the five-day tour, hotel and breakfast each day, travel to attractions, and museum tickets. You will also have time to explore on your own.

Trip pricing begins at $5,295 per person, based on double occupancy, with a 50% deposit required on registration. The single supplement is $1,200. There are supplemental packages available that include research and a customized itinerary with a NYG&B genealogist.

Contact Jen Davis at 212-755-8532 x208 or jdavis@nygbs.org with any questions and to register for the trip. Deadline for registration is April 30, 2022.

Aided by onsite experts and anchored in Belfast, follow in the pathways of your ancestors as we explore and learn through a week of private tours, educational events, and sightseeing. We are fortunate to be partnering with the Ulster Historic Foundation on this trip, giving us access to their local knowledge and contacts. More highlights will be announced soon and details below are subject to change:

Sunday, June 19, 2022

Arrive in Belfast anytime

Welcome Dinner and Introductions

Monday, June 20, 2022

Visit to Titanic Belfast and the Belfast Charitable Society

Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Visit and behind-the-scenes tour of the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI)

Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Two options: Travel to the Glens of Antrim and the Giant’s Causeway or visit PRONI with a researcher from the UHF and have time for personal research

Thursday, June 23, 2022

Travel to Armagh and tour St. Patrick’s Catholic Cathedral and other attractions

Friday, June 24, 2022

Travel to Omagh and West Tyrone – visit local attractions including the Mellon Centre for Migration Studies

Saturday, June 25, 2022

Optional Group Breakfast and departure