The Ulster Historical Foundation is set to host its 2024 Family History Conferences, offering unique opportunities for individuals to explore their Irish genealogy.

These events are perfect for those wishing to combine a journey into their family history with a holiday in Ireland’s breath-taking landscapes and historic locales.

Early Registration Benefits – Deadline 19 January 2024

Participants are encouraged to register for the events by 19 January 2024 to benefit from special “Early Bird” rates.

September Event: Tracing Your Irish Ancestors (04 – 11 September 2024)

Early Bird Price: £1,100

Price after 19 January: £1,175

The Foundation’s classic 8-day conference in September is a blend of guided archival research, insightful talks, and tours to renowned sites such as Kilmainham Gaol and Newgrange. Attendees can choose to focus on researching their family history in the Belfast archives with the Foundation’s researchers or embark on cultural tours—or a combination of both.

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October Event: Researching Your Irish Ancestors (06 – 11 October 2024)

Early Bird Price: £849.99

Price after 19 January: £899.00

Designed for those dedicated to uncovering their genealogical history, this intensive program is limited to 30 participants, ensuring personalised assistance from expert researchers. The intimate setting is ideal for breaking through genealogical barriers.

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Discovering family history in 2024

Events like these meld genealogical research with educational excursions, blending practical research workshops with tours of historical landmarks. These programs aim to offer a holistic approach to family history research, providing participants with the necessary tools and guidance to effectively investigate their lineage.

Details and registration information for the 2024 Family History Conferences are available on the Ulster Historical Foundation’s website or through direct contact.

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