Linen Hall Library - Ardfern - cc

Linen Hall Library de Belfast

Linen Hall Library - Ardfern - cc

Informations about Linen Hall Library de Belfast

Location in Ireland Ireland County: County Antrim (Northern Ireland)
Location :
Address : in Donegal Square, in the heart of Belfast city centre.

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Linen Hall Library of Belfast is the oldest library ever built in the city of Belfast. Built in 1788, it contains more than 250,000 books, both old and new, covering major historical and political events from the Middle Ages to the present day.

Visit the Linen Hall Library of Belfast

Works of Inestimable Value

The Belfast Library is of course open to the public free of charge. You will be able to discover all the beauty of its collection, and consult priceless works.

Among the great eras are countless books on the period of the Troubles (1969/1998), the dark period that plunged Northern Ireland into a conflict that resulted in the deaths of more than 3,000 civilians (men, women and children). There are also works on the Great Famine (1845-1848), and on the Irish medieval period (sometimes written in Old Irish or Gaelic).

You will also find a large section of scientific and literary works, often intended for academics or other students wishing to consult reference books for their studies. Among these books you will find legal, theological, political, historical, scientific and many more!

An environment conducive to Calm and Tranquillity

Books can be borrowed by members of the Library, or consulted on site. You will also note that the Linen Hall Library has internet access via Wifi, which will allow you to take your laptop with you to work if necessary . Add to that comfortable desks, spacious rooms, and a coffee-shop and you will fully enjoy this library, in a very “cocooning” environment.

Practical informations

Adresse Address: in Donegal Square, in the heart of Belfast city centre.
Location: (County Antrim)

GPS coordinatesGPS : 54.597544,-5.931646

Opening HoursOpening Hours:

Monday to Saturday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

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