In our cultural and our historical understanding the very words 'the Linen Hall Library? represent not just books, but better hopes for the way we live.

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The library holds an excellent collection of genealogical material to help you begin the search for your ancestors.

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A Career Captured and Donated to the Linen Hall

Facinating Local Journalist Archive Donated to the Library

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New and Exclusive 'Troubles' Photographic Exhibition at the Linen Hall in April

The Desolation and Destruction of the ‘Troubles’ Captured in New and Exclusive Linen Hall Photograph...

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What's On Guide for April to June 2018 Out Now

Pick up our latest What's On guide in the library, at various locations around Belfast or in Tourist Information Centres.  ...