4th Year Trip To Belfast

Twenty-one 4th year students from The Institute made a day trip to Belfast on Friday, 6 December 2013, to The Titantic Experience where they discovered the history behind the voyage of the famous ship.

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Accompanied by 4th Year Head, Orla Ni Shuilleabhain and 6th year deputy Principal Richard Whealans, the group enjoyed a fact-filled day as they journeyed from Boomtown Belfast, The Shipyard, The Launch of Titanic, The Fit-Out, Maiden Voyage, The Sinking and The Aftermath.

IMG_4034Following The Titanic Experience, the students visited the Titanic Dock and Pump-House which is the only authentic Titanic landmark in the world.

IMG_4168IMG_4226IMG_4192IMG_4214Following the hands-on guided tour the students were lucky enough to see a seal in the dock – apparently a very unusual occurrence.

IMG_4252Before heading home to Dublin the 4th year students were given a Belfast city bus tour including a stop off at Stormont Parliament Buildings.

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