The Linen Hall Library is a truly unique institution. Founded in 1788, it is the oldest library in Belfast and the last subscribing library in Ireland. It is renowned for its unparalleled Irish and Local Studies Collection, ranging from comprehensive holdings of Early Belfast and Ulster printed books to the 250,000 items in the Northern Ireland Political Collection, the definitive archive of the recent troubles.
This location is open to the public
17 Donegal Square North, Belfast, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, BT1 5GB
If you are planning a visit to see a particular painting, check with the location first. Paintings can be moved at short notice