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The Devils of Ballycastle: Boyd’s ‘Indian’ Sculpture Group – full publication

In 2008, eleven fragments of a sandstone sculpture group were donated to Ballycastle Museum. The group is said to have been brought to Ireland from India […]

Kanada: a play on words

The Kanada warehouses were storage facilities in the Auschwitz concentration camp in Poland during the Holocaust. The buildings were used to store the stolen belongings of prisoners, mostly Jews who […]

‘the wye it wus’

Dervock & District Community Association published a book of original poems and stories in November 2023, as part of their Dervock: A Lens on History project, […]

Uncharted Histories: Free Heritage Resources for the Causeway Coast

Are you a heritage business? A tour guide? A student or teacher? Or a member of a community heritage group? Then make sure to download the […]

Global Voices – Reflections on a prayer mat

After visiting the Ulster Museum’s Inclusive Global Histories gallery, members of the Causeway Multicultural Forum chose a Muslim prayer mat as an item from the national […]