Northern Ireland Draws Tourists With Game of Thrones Links In A Tapestry

As one of Games of Thrones primary filming locations Norther Ireland is using the opportunity with the premier of the 7th season to draw tourism to the series most sought-out filming locations; from Winterfell to the Iron Islands, Tourism Ireland has unveiled a giant, 77-metre long, Bayeux-style tapestry.

The tapestry was created with linen from Northern Ireland and depicts  Game of Thrones from seasons 1 to 6.

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The tapestry will be displayed in the Ulster Museum in Belfast, Northern Ireland, which will be open to the public from Saturday 22nd July, 2017.

As season 7 unfolds, new sections of the tapestry will be revealed each week, capturing key events from the previous episodes. Tourism Ireland will unveil and share these new sections via social media, where fans will be able to watch time-lapse footage and cinemagraphs as new segments are created.