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Ulster Archaeological Society

Field Trips

During the summer members enjoy field trips led by experienced archaeologists.  Each year there are usually two local evening trips, two full day trips, a weekend trip to an Irish county and a one week study tour to the continent or Bristish mainland.  (Additional fees apply).

Numbers are limited on many of the trips. Further details will be announced through the 'Newsletter' and at lectures.

Contact the Secretary ( to book a place on a trip or get more information.


Day trips for 2023 are:

Saturday 13th May

Visit to Ballyduggan Medieval Village (Downpatrick)


Saturday 17th June

Tour of Carlingford and Greencastle


Evening trips for 2023 are:


Monday 19th June

Tour of 14-CHRONO Centre and facilities in Queen's University Belfast


Monday 31st July

Tour of the Downpatrick area

A Pilgrim's Trian: Down, Struell and Saul

Archaeological notes and historical connections between these three Patrician sites. Meet in the Cathedral car park at 6.30pm. Please be prepared to car share as far as possible. Members wishing to attend, please register with as soon as possible.