Public Record Office of Northern Ireland

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PRONI holds a diverse range of archives from official and private sources, including church and school registers, court records, wills, land valuation and landed estate records.

Venue Type:

Archive

Opening hours

09:00 - 16:45 Mon-Wed and Fri
10:00 - 20:45 Thurs

Admission charges

Please contact venue for details.

Links

Collection details

Archives, Industry, Law and Order, Personalities, Religion, Social History, Trade and Commerce

Key artists and exhibits

  • Presbyterian Church Records
  • Church of Ireland Records
Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
Eamon Phoenix & Sam McBride

Secrets from the government files 1992

  • 11 January 2018 1-2pm

Dr Eamon Phoenix is a political historian and Irish News columnist. He is a member of the Taoiseach’s Expert Advisory Group on Centenaries. Sam McBride is the Political Editor of the News Letter and the Northern Ireland Political Editor for the i newspaper.

Suffrage

Suffrage and Society: Then and Now – Reflections on the Representation of the People Act, 1918

  • 6 February 2018 10am-4pm

Exploring some of the key archives and research relating to suffrage in Ireland. The conference will conclude with a panel discussion on the contemporary relevance of suffrage to society today.

Website

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/suffrage-and-society-then-and-now-reflections-on-the-representation-of-the-people-act-1918-tickets-41072696541

Womens Day

International Women’s Day: Women and Medicine during the First World War

  • 6 March 2018 10am-1pm

The conference will examine the enormous, often unrecognised contribution made by female doctors, nurses and voluntary medical aids during the First World War, at home and abroad. The exhibition, ‘Nurses’ Voices from WW1 – The Northern Ireland Connection’ developed by the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) History of Nursing Network NI, will be available to view at PRONI during the conference.

World War 1

First World War: Memories and Memorialisation

  • 7 March 2018 1-2pm
  • 14 March 2018 1-2pm
  • 21 March 2018 1-2pm

All talks will take place from 1.00pm – 2.00pm.

7 March 2018 – ‘The Clogherney Boys in World War 1’ by Robert Corbett

14 March 2018 – ‘Click and create - photographing commemoration in Ireland’ by Hugh Patrick Lynch

21 March 2018 – ‘Ulstermen at St Quentin’ by Nigel Henderson

Website

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/first-world-war-memories-and-memorialisation-tickets-41077748652

RAF

RAF 100 – Early Operations in Ireland

  • 25 April 2018 10am-3:30pm

To mark the centenary of the creation of the Royal Air Force in 1918, PRONI in conjunction with the NI War Memorial and the RAF are hosting a one day conference exploring a hundred years of the RAF in Northern Ireland.

Speakers will include amongst others: Guy Warner, Ernie Cromie, Dr Pat McCarthy, Joe Gleeson, Nina Hadaway, Nigel Henderson and representatives from the RAF.

Website

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/raf-100-early-operations-in-ireland-tickets-41104065366

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland
2 Titanic Boulevard
Belfast
BT3 9HQ
Northern Ireland

Website

https://www.nidirect.gov.uk/proni

E-mail

proni@communities-ni.gov.uk

Telephone

028 9053 4800

Fax

028 9025 5999

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.
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