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City Hall

Address: Donegall Sq., Belfast BT1 5GS, Northern Ireland
Phone Number: 44-28-9027-0456
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Belfast City Hop-on Hop-off Tour
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Ranked #7 of 142 Attractions in Belfast
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Architectural Buildings, Government Buildings, Sights & Landmarks
Owner description: This beautiful, neoclassical building serves as the seat of the...
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Type: Architectural Buildings, Government Buildings, Sights & Landmarks
Hours:
Mon - Thu 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Fri 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Owner description: This beautiful, neoclassical building serves as the seat of the city's government.
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Portrush, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015 NEW via mobile

There are 3 tours of Belfast City Hall on weekdays - 11am, 2pm and 3pm - free and on a first come first served basis. Just ask at the reception desk and they will sort you out with a ticket. We had the lovely Cindy to take us around - easy to hear and listen to, informative, more than willing... More 

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Dublin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015 NEW

The big attraction in Belfast is, of course, the Titanic Centre, but City Hall is also a venue to be visited because of its architecture, its history and its political position in the city. It's not a walk in venue - there are scheduled escorted tours and these are free. You will be given a historical background and this will... More 

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Dalry, Scotland, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Beautiful grounds and memorial gardens and stunning monuments and architecture. Went in january and was cold but still looked beautiful

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west coast
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Went for the free 11am tour and it exceeded my expectations. The tour guide was very informative and willing to answer all our questions. She took us to the upstairs no public access areas and showed us things you usually only see on TV. Being allowed to sit in the Lord Mayors chair was an honor and rare opportunity. Putting... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

When family come over one of the things we have to do is go to the city hall, its an amazing building, beautiful architecture and charm. Very informative staff to tell you its history, its a must do when you are in the city.

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Minsk, Belarus
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51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

The guided tour organised by the City Hall was really great and it was free! The interior of the building is impressive and luxurious! The cafe inside the Hall was good with decent prices during daytime.

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Crossmaglen, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Disappointed with the tour and the cafe was something that resembled a soup kitchen! At the time of our visit we where there to sign the condolence book for Nelson Mendela (R.I.P)

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Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

I took my relative on a guided tour around the city hall and I was so proud, she was amazed it was a free tour with the acess to the rooms, the council chambers the robes worn, that you were allowed to take photos and the history with the connection to the Titanic and to top it all there was... More 

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Mainz, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

This is an extraordinary building - and I would say one of the most important landmarks of the City of Belfast. That's why I do not understand how they erected an advertisement billboard in its garden - eclipsing the view of the other buildings around it (Scottish Provident Institution). Isn't there something like a historic monuments protection authority in Belfast?

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Lovely building especially during the Christmas/New Year holidays with beautiful lighting! A must see during a visit to Belfast in the winter!

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