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Christmas Evenings at Ulster Folk Museum

Ulster Folk Museum, 153 Bangor Road, Holywood, County Down, BT18 0EU
Christmas Evenings at Ulster Folk Museum


Wrap up warm and join us in the town of Ballycultra for a truly magical Christmas evening. Wander the cobbled streets adorned with handmade wreaths and fairy lights, and sample traditional Christmas fayre while enjoying the sounds of Dynamic Brass. Listen out for traditional Christmas carols in Kilmore Church, performed by Fortwilliam Musical Society, and harpist Rebecca Hall.

Get involved in Christmas themed craft stations and meet our craft demonstrators, who'll be making traditional decorations. If you're lucky, there might even be snow…

Before you leave, pop into our shop to pick up last minute Christmas gifts and post your letter to Father Christmas in our post box. An accessible bus will be available on all dates to transport visitors from the lower carpark to the site.

Opening hours:

Friday 9th December 18:00-21:00
Friday 16th December 18:00-21:00

Please note we recommend online booking for our Christmas evenings. This is a booked event and walk ups will be very limited.

Book your ticket through the link.


Event Facilities

  • Booking Required

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking
  • Station nearby

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£9.90 per ticket
Child£6.05 per ticket
Concession£7.70 per ticket
Family£5.23 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

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Opening Times

Season (9 Dec 2022)
Friday18:00 - 21:00
Season (16 Dec 2022)
Friday18:00 - 21:00

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Children enjoying the autumn leaves in the museum groundsUlster Folk Museum, HolywoodRefresh the connection at Ulster Folk Museum, a place where traditions and heritage skills are preserved and celebrated to help shape future generations.

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