Bangor Historical Society : History Talks

Bangor Historical Society was founded in November 1976 to encourage the study of and to promote public interest in local history.
 
Over the years, the Society has published several journals, postcards, photographic calendars and brief historical details of 'Old Bangor'. 
 
They meet in the comfort of the North Down Museum café the second Thursday of each month.
 
Doors open at 7:30pm and talks begin at 8pm. 
 
 

10th October              Alison Murphy            The Story of George McBride & Winifred Carney

14th November           Stephen Goss            The Belfast Blitz 1941

12th December           Laura Spence            Folklore Part 2

 
 
www.bangorhistoricalsocietyni.org
 
Historical Societies across the Borough.
 
The Museum works closely with many historical societies across the Borough. 
These groups explore and promote the history and heritage of their local areas. 
Many of them also provide interesting monthly talks along with good company and a cup of tea. 
Why not check out what is on offer through their Facebook pages or websites.
 
Websites
 
Comber Historical Society www.comberhistory.com
 
Helen’s Bay & Crawfordsburn www.bayburn.com
 
 
Facebook Pages
 
Ballywalter : Ballywalter Community Action Group
 
Bangor : North Down & Ards Family History Society
 
Donaghadee : Donaghadee Historical Society News 
 
Portaferry : Upper Ards Historical Society