General

Presbyterian Historical Society Library The Presbyterian Historical Society is now located in premises on the ground floor of Assembly Building, close to Belfast city centre. Our address: Assembly Building, Fisherwick Place, Belfast BT1 6DW View our location on map Our […]

The PHSI Library and Archive has been closed since from Tuesday 29 May due to the move of the Presbyterian Historical Society from College Green to Assembly Buildings Belfast. Our Email, Telephone and Website contact channels are available as normal. We will […]

The week of 9-14 October is Libraries Week, during which all kinds of libraries are taking the opportunity to showcase  the creative, innovative and diverse activities and services they have to offer.  It is the ideal chance to discover the range […]

The PHSI Library and Archive will be closed on Thursday 21 September 2017. We apologise for any inconvenience caused by this closure at short notice. Open again on Tuesday 26 September.

Saturday 2nd September 2017 from 11.00 am to 4.00 pm The Presbyterian Historical Society of Ireland will be at the Ballymena Family History Fair at The Braid, Ballymena Town Hall, 1-29 Bridge Street, Ballymena. If you are looking for your […]

The PHSI Library and Archive will be closed on Wednesday 12th and Thursday 13th July. Normal Opening Times resume on Tuesday 18 July 2017.

The PHSI Library and Archive will close at 2 pm on Tuesday 27th June, and will re-open on Wednesday 5th July.

The PHSI Library and Archive will be closed on Thursday 9 March 2017. We apologise for any inconvenience caused by this closure at short notice. Open again on Tuesday 14 March.

The Rev Jonathan Simpson served Portrush Presbyterian Church for well over 50 years as their first minister.  When he came there was a very small congregation and no building.  He visited America four times to raise money in order to […]