We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Friar's Bush

Cemeteries, Sights & Landmarks
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Stranmillis Road, Belfast, Northern Ireland
Website

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 4 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 2
    Excellent
  • 2
    Very good
  • 0
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Most recent review
Fascinating Burial Ground

I had to give some notice when booking my appointment - 3 days wasn't enough notice so I settled on 2 weeks in advance which was today! The staff member was there to unlock the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 22, 2014
Original T-Bird
,
Bangor, United Kingdom
Add Photo Write a Review

4 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Bangor, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
214 reviews 214 reviews
100 attraction reviews
163 helpful votes 163 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

I had to give some notice when booking my appointment - 3 days wasn't enough notice so I settled on 2 weeks in advance which was today! The staff member was there to unlock the gates at 09:00 as requested & he remained within the graveyard until I was ready to leave. There are no proper paths so you will... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

I love visiting graveyards so when I seen this one I had to see it. You do have to book a appointment but within 15 minutes of me calling I was let in to see it. I took a lot of photos but was very upset when I got home to find out only 5 saved to camera (very weird)... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Belfast
Top Contributor
120 reviews 120 reviews
11 attraction reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2012

Fascinating glimpse into the past. Visited this cemetery during European heritage day in September when such places are opened to the public. Incredibly sad to see the life expectancy of children 100 plus years ago. Realise how lucky we are. Beautiful and haunting. Not manicured like some cemeteries but well worth a visit if you can.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Antwerp, Belgium
Top Contributor
751 reviews 751 reviews
648 attraction reviews
664 helpful votes 664 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2010

I noticed this ancient old graveyard whilst sitting in the cafeteria of the Ulster museum in Belfast, drinking a cup of tea and fortunately looking out of the window. A quest followed then in order to try to find it from ouside, as I had no notice of where it might have been. The cemetry seemed long been neglected, but... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2

Travelers who viewed Friar's Bush also viewed

Belfast, Northern Ireland
Belfast, Northern Ireland
 
Belfast, Northern Ireland
Belfast, Northern Ireland
 

Been to Friar's Bush? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Friar's Bush staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?