Jurys Inn commemorates 100 Years of Titanic with 100 rooms for £19.12
submited Thu 16 Feb, 2012
A hundred years on and the story of Titanic continues to intrigue people around the world. The famous ship which was built in Belfast and set sail from Southampton to New York on her maiden voyage on 10th April 1912 will be commemorated in Belfast, Southampton and Cork with an extensive programme of events and exhibitions throughout 2012.
Jurys Inn has a special centenary offer of 100 rooms for just £19.12 between the 8th to 22nd April 2012 to coincide with celebrations in Belfast, Southampton and Cork. Book direct at www.jurysinns.com and quote TITANIC to get this special rate.
Some of the exhibits and events taking place include: the world’s largest Titanic Visitor Exhibition, a state of the art visitor experience in Belfast that opens for the first time in March this year and tells the story of the Titanic from her conception in Belfast in the early 1900’s, her construction and launch and her famous maiden voyage and subsequent place in history. For more information www.titanicbelfast.com
On the 10th April the City of Southampton Orchestra will perform a concert of classical and contemporary music from the Queen Elizabeth Terminal, overlooking the berth from which the Titanic set sail and will perform Vaughan Willam’s magnificent “Sea Symphony”. For more information call 023 8077 9340.
On 11th April, the date Titanic arrived in Cork Harbour, Cobh ( known then as Queenstown) and the last port of call before she sailed across the Atlantic, there will be a national tribute which will include commemorations, Air Corps fly-over and a Navy fleet review. There will also be a series of outdoor concerts which will feature prominent musicians and performers who will tell the story of the Titanic's connection with Ireland through different genres of music. For more information visit www.titanic100.ie Book this special centenary offer online at www.jurysinns.com using the promotional code: TITANIC