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Cemetery Tours

22nd February 2013

We will examining our lives through our dead by visiting two Belfast cemeteries:

Sunday 10th March, Friars Bush Cemetery

On 10th March local historian Dr Eamon Phoenix will be our tour guide at Belfast's oldest cemetery, Friars Bush Cemetery in Stranmillis. Dr Phoenix is a Lecturer at Stranmillis College, and a leading authority on Irish History. He will be bringing the cemetery to life through the stories of it's inhabitants.

Sunday 24th March, Milltown Cemetery

Before Christmas, Tom Hartley delivered an insightful and intriguing tour of the City Cemetary, and on Sunday 24th March he will be guiding us through Milltown Cemetery. Tom is a local historian and author of 'Written in Stone: The History of Belfast City Cemetery'

These tours will take place from 2pm - 4pm and transport is available to and from the Stewartstown Road.

Both of these tours are sure to be very popular so don't miss out. There are a limited number of places available for people from Suffolk and Lenadoon, so to get your name down please contact Neil McKee asap on 02890 629146 or email

For more information, simply contact:

Neil McKee
Tel: 028 9062 9146