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Ranked #1 of 156 attractions in Belfast
Owner description: The SS Nomadic is known as Titanic's little sister. Built at the same time, by the same people, in the same Harland and Wolff... more » Owner description: The SS Nomadic is known as Titanic's little sister. Built at the same time, by the same people, in the same Harland and Wolff shipyard as Titanic, Nomadic brought those boarding the great liner at Cherbourg to the ship. That was the start of an adventurous life, as she played a part in WW One and Two, carried many famous people to the great trans-Atlantic liners, became a floating restaurant in Paris and was saved from being scrapped by the people of Belfast.Now completely refurbished as a visitor attraction, you can walk in the footsteps of history, learn her story, and become part of the new chapter of her dramatic existence. « less
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Ranked #2 of 156 attractions in Belfast
Category: Historic Sites
Owner description: The Crumlin Road Gaol dates back to 1845 and closed it's doors as a working prison in 1996. After extensive renovations the... more » Owner description: The Crumlin Road Gaol dates back to 1845 and closed it's doors as a working prison in 1996. After extensive renovations the gaol has re opened as a visitor attraction and conference centre. Today you can take a guided tour of the prison and hear about the history of the site from when women and children were held within it's walls through to the political segregation of republican and loyalist prisoners and learn about why the decision was taken to close the prison.During the tour of the gaol you will be taken by your tour guide to visit the underground tunnel that used to connect the gaol to the Crumlin Road Courthouse, you will get a chance to sit in the Governor's chair, view all the wings from the circle and of course pay a visit to the condemned mans cell before seeing the execution cell where the majority of the 17 men were hanged. « less
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Ranked #3 of 156 attractions in Belfast
Category: Movie Theaters
This movie theater features largely independent and European films.
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Ranked #4 of 156 attractions in Belfast
Category: Architectural Buildings; Religious Sites

History Saint Malachy's Church, Belfast is one of the oldest Catholic Churches in Belfast and is located a short distance from Belfast City Hall. It is the focal point of the... more »

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Ranked #5 of 156 attractions in Belfast
Category: Art Museums; History Museums
Museum displaying a collection of early Irish artifacts and treasures from the Spanish Armada.
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Ranked #6 of 156 attractions in Belfast
Category: Operas; Architectural Buildings
Owner description: The Grand Opera House is Northern Ireland's premier theatre, presenting an outstanding programme of drama, dance, opera,... more » Owner description: The Grand Opera House is Northern Ireland's premier theatre, presenting an outstanding programme of drama, dance, opera, comedy, musicals and family shows. There are bars located throughout the Grand Opera House, including Luciano's Cafe Bar, The Baby Grand Bar, the Circle Bar and the Gods. Whether you are celebrating a special occasion, or simply want to treat someone to an unforgettable evening, the experienced team at the Grand Opera House will ensure a night to remember. Easily accessible by road or public transport, The Grand Opera House is located on Great Victoria Street, next door to the world famous Europa Hotel. The main entrance is on Great Victoria Street, with Stage Door located on Glengall Street. « less
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Ranked #7 of 156 attractions in Belfast
Category: Theaters
Owner description: The Lyric Theatre is Northern Ireland's full-time producing theatre. The new theatre opened in May 2011 to great critical... more » Owner description: The Lyric Theatre is Northern Ireland's full-time producing theatre. The new theatre opened in May 2011 to great critical acclaim. The award winning building is built in traditional Belfast red brick, glass and iroko wood and the cafe bar offer beautiful views over the River Lagan and Stranmillis Embankment.The theatre is open seven days a week with performances usually running in the evenings from Tuesday through to Saturday and matinees on Saturday and Sundays. Contact our box office for more details or check online under "What's On".Our cafe serves coffee/tea and light lunches and is open every day. A brunch menu is available on Sunday mornings.As well theatrical productions, we also offer backstage tours, a programme of theatre school and professional learning and corporate hospitality. « less
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Ranked #8 of 156 attractions in Belfast
Category: Government Buildings; Architectural Buildings
This beautiful, neoclassical building serves as the seat of the city's government.
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Ranked #9 of 156 attractions in Belfast
Category: Castles
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Ranked #10 of 156 attractions in Belfast
Owner description: One of the best things to do in Belfast: Escap3d. It's a real-life room escape game for teams of 2-6 people. You are in a... more » Owner description: One of the best things to do in Belfast: Escap3d. It's a real-life room escape game for teams of 2-6 people. You are in a room, the door is locked. You have 60 minutes to find your way out.If you like puzzles and thinking out of the box, then this is your place to go. « less
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Ranked #11 of 156 attractions in Belfast
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers; Specialty Museums
Owner description: The Titanic Belfast visitor attraction extends over nine galleries, with multiple dimensions to the exhibition. Drawing... more » Owner description: The Titanic Belfast visitor attraction extends over nine galleries, with multiple dimensions to the exhibition. Drawing together special effects, dark rides, full-scale reconstructions and innovative interactive features you will explore the Titanic story in a fresh and insightful way from her conception in Belfast in the early 1900s, through her construction and launch, to her infamous maiden voyage and catastrophic demise. The journey goes beyond the aftermath of the sinking, to the discovery of the wreck and continues into the present day in the Ocean Exploration Centre. « less
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Ranked #12 of 156 attractions in Belfast
Category: Bar/ Clubs
Owner description: CitiGolf is a fully licensed entertainment facility, incorporating Golf, Big Screen Wii / Xbox, Karaoke, food and drink in... more » Owner description: CitiGolf is a fully licensed entertainment facility, incorporating Golf, Big Screen Wii / Xbox, Karaoke, food and drink in the heart of Belfast city center. Whether you are on your own or part of a large group, Citigolf is a fun venue for all to enjoy. « less
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Ranked #13 of 156 attractions in Belfast
Category: Neighborhoods; Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas

Belfast's Cathedral Quarter should be similar to the Temple Bar area in Dublin when the area has been developed. The Community Arts Forum is located in this area of the city. The... more »

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Ranked #14 of 156 attractions in Belfast
Category: Theaters; Architectural Buildings
Owner description: A prominent, glass-walled building housing Belfast's center of high-class culture: musical and theatrical performances are... more » Owner description: A prominent, glass-walled building housing Belfast's center of high-class culture: musical and theatrical performances are held here. « less
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Ranked #15 of 156 attractions in Belfast
Category: Educational Sites; Architectural Buildings
Belfast's largest university is well known for its beautiful campus.
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Ranked #16 of 156 attractions in Belfast
Category: Children's Museums; Specialty Museums
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Ranked #17 of 156 attractions in Belfast
Category: History Museums
Owner description: This museum contains a popular Titanic exhibit featuring drawings by Thomas Andrew, the ship's designer and former Belfast... more » Owner description: This museum contains a popular Titanic exhibit featuring drawings by Thomas Andrew, the ship's designer and former Belfast resident. « less
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Ranked #18 of 156 attractions in Belfast
Category: Tours; Historic Sites
Owner description: Titanic's Dock and Pump-House is the world's only authentic Titanic landmark. It is the last place Titanic rested on dry... more » Owner description: Titanic's Dock and Pump-House is the world's only authentic Titanic landmark. It is the last place Titanic rested on dry ground, and is her physical footprint in history. Visitors can experience life in 1912 by descending 44 feet into the colossal dry dock and walk in the footsteps of the men who worked in the shipyard a century ago. Experience the engineering behind the legendary pump-house, which still houses the original pumping engines, situated deep in the pump-well. The Pump-House also includes a visitor center and cafe, where you can relax and enjoy hot and cold snacks, refreshments, free wi-fi, or even pick up a souvenir or two from our Titanic gift shop. An inspiring and thought-provoking experience awaits you! « less
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Ranked #19 of 156 attractions in Belfast
Category: Gardens
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Ranked #20 of 156 attractions in Belfast
Category: Parks
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Ranked #21 of 156 attractions in Belfast
Category: Mountains
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Ranked #22 of 156 attractions in Belfast
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Historic Sites
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Ranked #23 of 156 attractions in Belfast
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers
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Ranked #24 of 156 attractions in Belfast
Category: Tours; Ships
Owner description: We offer daily guided tours of Belfast Harbour where the RMS Titanic was designed, built and launched! Our vessels - MV Mona... more » Owner description: We offer daily guided tours of Belfast Harbour where the RMS Titanic was designed, built and launched! Our vessels - MV Mona is a 70 seater boat with 2 open decks and an enclosed saloon area. MV Joyce Too is a 35 seater boat that can enclosed or semi open depending on the weather. Both these boats are available for public sailings aswell as private hire for guided tours or social events such as parties and other such occasions. MV Meda is a traditional, open motor launch that can seat 12 passengers and is available as a river taxi or for guided tours for small groups. « less
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Ranked #25 of 156 attractions in Belfast
Category: Libraries; Architectural Buildings

This library, founded in 1788, is the oldest library in Belfast and contains the largest collection of Irish studies in the world. The Linen Hall Library (since 1788) holds a... more »

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Ranked #26 of 156 attractions in Belfast
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Ranked #27 of 156 attractions in Belfast
Category: Convention Centers; Art Galleries; Tourist/ Visitor Centers; Other
Owner description: Live traditional and contemporary music sessions, poetry readings, céilís, concerts, workshops and the children’s arts... more » Owner description: Live traditional and contemporary music sessions, poetry readings, céilís, concerts, workshops and the children’s arts programme are just some of the reasons why An Chultúrlann is recognised as the Belfast Irish Experience. An Chultúrlann continues cultural traditions and develops them further through classes, workshops and performance. « less
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Ranked #28 of 156 attractions in Belfast
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Ranked #29 of 156 attractions in Belfast
Category: Military Museums
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Ranked #30 of 156 attractions in Belfast
Category: Religious Sites; Architectural Buildings
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