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Linen Hall Library, Belfast

Founded in 1788, Linen Hall Library is a truly unique institution. As the oldest library in Belfast and the last subscribing library in Ireland, it has an impressive Irish and Local Studies Collection and houses a significant genealogy section.

Laurel Villa Tours Of Seamus Heaney Country, Magherafelt

Take a bespoke guided tour of Seamus Heaney's native South Derry - Heaney Country - to find out more about the people, places and countryside that inspired Ireland's Greatest Poet.

Poets and People of Creggan, Newry

Explore the ancient churchyard at Creggan, where some of Ireland's greatest Gaelic poets are buried. Walk the Walled Garden, the Poet's Glen and follow the Poet's Trail around the Ring of Gullion, an area of outstanding natural beauty.

The John Hewitt Society Tour of the Glens, Belfast

Don’t miss this unique chance to experience the beauty, wonder, and stories of the Antrim Glens through the eyes of their premier poet, John Hewitt.

A Hoke in Heaney Country, Magherafelt

Find out more about the people and places that inspired our most famous poet and Nobel Laureate, Seamus Heaney on the ultimate Seamus Heaney Tour. Visit the young Heaney's school in Anahorish and discover Devlin's Forge.

Belfast Through Writers Eyes Tour, Belfast

SELF GUIDED through iPhone App:- What better way to get to know a city than through the words of its writers?

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