National Titanic Day – April 15

NATIONAL TITANIC REMEMBRANCE DAY. April 15

Each year on April 15th, National Titanic Remembrance Day is observed. This day is dedicated to the memory of when the Titanic sank into the icy waters of the North Atlantic Ocean in April 1912.

You can learn, feel and experience everything about the Titanic in Belfast Ireland.

Visit Titanic Belfast with an entrance ticket and explore the famous Titanic Visitor Experience at leisure! As the world’s largest ‘Titanic’ exhibition, the famous attraction documents everything about the ship, from her construction to her voyage and legacy. Learn about Belfast history, browse interactive displays, watch audiovisual presentations and experience the thrilling Shipyard Ride. Your ticket also includes entrance to the on-site Ocean Exploration Center, home to marine research exhibitors, as well as SS Nomadic, the original tender ship to the Titanic. Head inside Titanic Belfast with your entrance ticket and explore the exciting attraction at your own pace, browsing the extensive exhibitions that comprise the Titanic Visitor Experience. The impressive structure stands on the very ground where the famous Titanic ship was built over a century ago.

Walk through the Titanic Belfast’s giant atrium and gaze around at the four hull-shaped wings that house the Titanic Visitor Experience. Head inside the exhibition and explore nine large galleries with state-of-the-art interactive discovery zones that tell the fateful story of the Titanic, from her launch, maiden voyage and subsequent place in history.

Besides gleaming details about the fascinating ship, learn how Belfast was a boomtown at the turn of the century. See exhibits about Harland and Wolff, the shipping supremos who built the Titanic along with other great vessels of her time.

Walk through a reconstruction of the original shipyard and slipways, and have a go on the impressive Shipyard Ride — an attraction that uses special effects and animations to recreate shipbuilding in the early 1900s.

At the end of the Titanic Visitor Experience is the Ocean Exploration Centre, another fascinating interactive exhibition that focuses on oceanography and marine research. Browse the audiovisual presentations and learn how oceans and seabeds behave.

How long you spend inside Titanic Belfast is up to you — many visitors find two hours sufficient to see all the exhibitions. If you are hungry or want a drink, head to the on-site Bistro 41 or Gallery Café. Food and drinks are payable at your own expense.

What an experience….!

You can indulge in your dreams and get to know & experience the Titanic. You have a few ways to go about this…! We have a few great tour companies that will set you for that perfect journey in Ireland. You can choose either self guided/self drive tours, join a fully guided coach tours or select a Cruise lines that stops in Belfast. All of these ways will give that incredible journey through Belfast and take you back in time to learn all about the Titanic.

Let’s get you going and Let your experiences be the difference!

Wendy Scott

Real Meaningful Travels

 

 

 

 

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