A house without books is like a room without windows.

Horace Mann, Politician




Laughter in the Dark - Illustrating the Troubles

When: 8 - 23 February
Location: Vertical Gallery
Admission: Free

Charts the birth and rise of the political cartoon, its important role in Northern Ireland's history, and features exampes from a range of artists on subjects like political violence and the Peace Process.




Magic Brush - Chinese Art & Spring Festival Celebration

When: 12 February - 10 March
Location: Coffee Shop
Admission: Free

Chinese artists based in Belfast use brush and ink to present a variety of styles native to their country of origin.







The Linen Hall Library is open free to the public. Our opening hours are:

 Monday – Friday 9.30am – 5.30pm, and Saturday 9.30am – 4.00pm.