The NYG&B is thrilled to announce that we are planning an exclusive guided tour of Belfast and Northern Ireland, April 26 – May 2. 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.
Contact Jen Davis at 212-755-8532 x208 or [email protected] with any questions and to register for the trip. Deadline for registration is February 15, 2020.
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 (UHF) 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, April 26, 2020
Arrive in Belfast anytime
Welcome Dinner and Introductions
Monday, April 27, 2020
Visit to Titanic Belfast and the Belfast Charitable Society
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
Visit and behind-the-scenes tour of the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI)
Wednesday, April 29, 2020
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, April 30, 2020
Travel to Armagh and tour St. Patrick’s Catholic Cathedral and other attractions
Friday, May 1, 2020
Travel to Omagh and West Tyrone – visit local attractions including the Mellon Centre for Migration Studies
Saturday, May 2, 2020
Optional Group Breakfast and departure
Trip pricing begins at $5,095 per person, based on double occupancy, with a 50% deposit required on registration. Supplemental tour packages are available which include research and a customized itinerary with a NYG&B genealogist.