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Ulster Museum is a wedding venue situated in the heart of Belfast's Botanic Gardens. The museum is home to treasures from the past and present, from stunning works of art and items of great historical interest to magnificent collections dedicated to the natural sciences. The objects on display invite you and your loved ones to explore stories of peoples and places near and far and undertake a journey that will bring you all across the globe and beyond the stars, to the far reaches of space. This incredible landmark seeks to preserve and celebrate all the best that humankind can achieve. The museum's friendly and dedicated team would love for you to spend your special day with them and enjoy moments that will become the stories of tomorrow.

Facilities and Capacity

Ulster Museum offers a choice of three event areas.

The Belfast Room has a private entrance, and it is perfect for intimate ceremonies and receptions of 60 to 100 people. The Belfast Room is licenced for civil ceremonies.

The Lecture Theatre is suitable for larger ceremonies, holding up to 150 guests for a Humanist or Religious Ceremony.

The Atrium is an elegant space that can accommodate parties of up to 150 guests and is home to some of the most outstanding pieces in the museum.

Services Offered

Planning the wedding of your dreams is much easier than you might imagine. Ulster Museum's events team will be available to guide and assist you throughout the planning process. They can help you navigate the menu options, and since every dish is freshly prepared on-site and made using the highest-quality local ingredients, everything they offer is much better than good. Ulster Museum hosts no more than one wedding per day, so you and your party will receive the undivided attention of the venue's staff and service that is second to none. Contact them today to begin planning the celebration of a lifetime.

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Frequently asked questions

Venue type:

Unusual weddings
In the city
Unique weddings

Ceremony options:

Civil ceremony licence

Dining options:

Seated meal facilities
Alcohol licence
Buffet meal facilities
In-house catering

Evening entertainment:

Entertainment licence
Evening reception facilities

Venue staff assistance:

Wedding coordinator

Other features:

Confetti permitted
Changing room for wedding guests
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Ulster Museum, Botanic Gardens BT9 5AB Belfast (Co Antrim)
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