Quay St, ILC&LM Collection

Photo: Quay Street, Lisburn

Quay Street, where the Union Bridge and Bridge Street meet the Lagan, was a hive of activity.  In this photograph from the 1960s note the Lisburn Hide Co., Millar & Stevenson Coal Merchants and Halls’ pub!

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Mayor’s Festival, 2021

As part of the Mayor’s Carnival, 2021, we are sharing photographs and objects from the museum’s collection over the past 100 years. Follow us on social media:

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Mayor's Festival 2021


If you want to learn more about life in Lisburn 100 years ago, and the centenary of Northern Ireland, please view our online exhibition in the #VirtualMuseum: ‘Planting a Parliament: partition and foundation of Northern Ireland, 1920-22’

Planting a Parliament - Irish Linen Centre & Lisburn Museum Exhibition