ROYAL ULSTER ACADEMY
59 North Street, Belfast BT1 1NB
Founded in 1879, the Royal Ulster Academy is the largest and longest established body of practicing visual artists in Northern Ireland. Through a series of education and exhibition events, which take place throughout the year, the organisation aims to celebrate, enrich and expand contemporary approaches to the visual arts.
Phone: + 44 (0) 28 90320819
The Ulster museum is situated in Belfast’s Botanic Gardens, right in the heart of the University Area of South Belfast (BT9 5AB). Botanic Train Station is only 10 minutes’ walk from the museum (Bangor to Portadown rail line). Buses depart from Belfast city centre, Donegall Square East every 10 minutes (Metro 8 Malone Road)
Phone: 0845 608 0000 (reception), +44 (0) 28 9044 0000 (event booking)
EXHIBITION OPENING HOURS
Tuesday – Sunday, 10am – 5pm, 6th October – 7th January 2017. Last admission is 30 minutes before closing. Please note that the Ulster Museum is closed on 24th, 25th and 26th December. Admittance to the exhibition and participation in the Academy’s events programme is free of charge (excepting Masterclasses).
HOW TO BOOK AN EVENT
Activities for Schools must be booked through the Royal Ulster Academy firstname.lastname@example.org or + 44 (0) 28 9032 0819. All other events should be booked through the Ulster Museum unless stated otherwise, preferably (but not exclusively) online – www.nmni.com/um
Materials for schools/children’s workshops will be provided free of charge. Participants who sign up for Masterclasses will be issued with a materials list via email on completion of their booking.
PRUA – President, VPRUA – Vice President, PPRUA – Past President, RUA – Academician, ARUA – Associate Academician, HRUA – Honorary Academician/Honorary Member