The Siege Museum

The Siege Museum and Visitors Centre
The new Siege Museum and Exhibition is a permanent display of the history of the Siege of Londonderry and of the Associated Clubs of the Apprentice Boys of Derry, including artefacts, video and interactive media. Visitors on group bookings or guided tours will also have the added attraction of being able to view one of the finest collections of meeting rooms used by the 'Loyal Orders'. There are separate rooms for each of the orders:
  • Apprentice Boys of Derry
  • Orange Order
  • Women’s Orange and
  • The Royal Black Institution
The new purpose-built museum and visitor centre is now OPEN, and we look forward to welcoming visitors from all over the world. For more information regarding opening hours, prices, group tours etc contact info@thesiegemuseum.org.


Learning & Education
As part of the wider extension and re-development plan, the Siege Museum team are currently developing an exciting and innovative range of educational resources based on events surrounding the Siege. These resources will be curriculum mapped for schools use at Key Stages 2 and 3, and for learners at adult and community levels, and will develop knowledge and understanding of both the Siege and its ongoing impact, as well as wider learning around creativity, communication and digital skills.

The resources are being designed for both standalone project delivery in any classroom or to add a curricular and learning dimension to any school or group visiting the Siege Museum and City of Londonderry.

Facilities
*NEW* The Siege Museum is now pleased to announce that catering can be provided to group tours. A range of services are on offer, ranging from tea/coffee on arrival to a 3 course dinner. Whatever your need, we can accomodate you. Please contact info@thesiegemuseum.org or 02871261219 for more details.

The Siege Museum is located over three floors, with the first floor being dedicated to the Siege of Londonderry and the second floor dedicated to the Apprentice Boys of Derry Association. The ground floor includes a spacious lobby area with tea/coffee facilities and vending machines.

There is a fully functional lift to gain access to each floor, with male/female and disabled toilet facilities on each floor.

A library is situated on the second floor with a wide range of books relating to the Siege of Londonderry and Northern Irelands history.

WIFI is available throughout the building.

Getting Here
The Siege Museum is adjacent to the Apprentice Boys Memorial Hall, on Society Street and is within easy walking distance of the city centre. The Bus Depot is only a five minute walk from the museum.



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