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Donal Kelly

A native of Antrim, Donal has lived in Belfast since 1989. His great-grandfather worked at Harland & Wolff and helped build RMS Titanic, his grandfather was a tram/trolley bus driver, an Air Raid Warden during WWII and a senior union rep in the Belfast Linen Mills.

Following a career in the aerospace industry, Donal worked as an outdoors instructor before joining the Visitor Experience Team at Titanic Belfast visitor experience, opened in 2012 on the 100th anniversary of the famous ship’s launch.

Donal’s specialist areas include RMS Titanic and Belfast’s maritime and industrial heritage, Game of Thrones (he was an extra in seasons 1&2!), and Belfast’s unique links to the founding of the USA. Donal holds the highest level of tour guiding qualification available in Northern Ireland – the Level 4 Blue Badge – and has 8 years experience of guiding in Belfast, the Causeway Coast and other area’s of Northern Ireland.

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Donal Kelly

A native of Antrim, Donal has lived in Belfast since 1989. His great-grandfather worked at Harland & Wolff and helped build RMS Titanic, his grandfather was a tram/trolley bus driver, an Air Raid Warden during WWII and a senior union rep in the Belfast Linen Mills.

Following a career in the aerospace industry, Donal worked as an outdoors instructor before joining the Visitor Experience Team at Titanic Belfast visitor experience, opened in 2012 on the 100th anniversary of the famous ship’s launch.

Donal’s specialist areas include RMS Titanic and Belfast’s maritime and industrial heritage, Game of Thrones (he was an extra in seasons 1&2!), and Belfast’s unique links to the founding of the USA. Donal holds the highest level of tour guiding qualification available in Northern Ireland – the Level 4 Blue Badge – and has 8 years experience of guiding in Belfast, the Causeway Coast and other area’s of Northern Ireland.