Equiano in Belfast

In 1791, former OLAUDAH EQUIANO visited Belfast. He came to promote the 4th edition of his memoir.
He recalled ‘in May 1791, I sailed from Liverpool to Dublin where I was very kindly received, and from thence to Cork, and then travelled over many counties in Ireland. I was everywhere exceedingly well treated, by persons of all ranks”.
To learn more about his visit and Belfast’s connections to slavery, book an ANTI SLAVERY TOUR! They are held on each Sat from 10.30 at the Big Fish from 11.2.23 to 25.3.23. To learn more, book the ANTI SLAVERY BELFAST TOUR!

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