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City Hall

City Hall Donegall Sq., Belfast BT1 5GS, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9027 0456
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This beautiful, neoclassical building serves as the seat of the city's government.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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City Hall Donegall Sq., Belfast BT1 5GS, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9027 0456
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Reviewed yesterday

The tour of the very impressive city hall was interesting with a knowledgeable guide. We also learned some things about the history of Belfast.

Thank Michael M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Wonderful looking large city hall building, nice grounds with plenty of status nice to walk around. You can take a tour of the building but we did not have the time.

Thank Lee S
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great exhibition on old Belfast till the present day 16 rooms with treasures, photos,and lots of history and information, you confirm try on Lord Mayors Cloak! Exhibition is free And is now open Sunday!

Thank maggiesgnes
Reviewed 2 days ago

I visited this building as part of a walking tour of the city. Self-guided. PROS 1 - you can easily walk in and look around for free 2 - well kept, clean and helpful people inside to answer questions 3 - the forecourt is cool...More

Thank Jeff G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I love the city hall so much that it has a few guides in a day. I strongly recommend you to book the guide free at the reception and you can visit some mysterious places that others can't go. The guide is really knowledgeable and...More

Thank 林美麗
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It's very beautiful city hall , so big , looks great and very historic building. This is the one you can easily see in city centre

Thank Tony T
Reviewed 2 days ago

The outside of the building is absolutely gorgeous. They have free guided tours of the inside. I was surprised that all of the stained glass windows are quite new (I believe all are from this century). They are nevertheless quite lovely. You get to go...More

Thank SFOglobetrotter
Reviewed 2 days ago

Gorgeous architecture, really interesting free exhibit of local and Irish history and a fantastic bookable free tour that lets you into the council chambers

Thank Lizmarsden
Reviewed 3 days ago

tours are free to visit this grand city hall. the buidling is quite grand for a city that has had so much turmoil and bombings the city is quite proud and happy to show it off.

Thank MaryEli666
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited in a rainy Sunday. A full free visit with a professional guide. Every room has a peculiarity, the marbles are amazing. It is a masterpiece of Belfast and it is very useful to understand the historical troubles of this city. Loved it!

Thank ElenaManf
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Patricia L
September 18, 2016|
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Response from weegeo | Reviewed this property |
I apologise for not getting back sooner, the City Hall is a municipal building and as such there are no fees or timetables you can if you like contact N.I Tourist board and they will arrange a guide. Hope this answers your... More
June 20, 2016|
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Response from Ultimick | Reviewed this property |
You need to get there and sign in at the little desk. They are a dirty come first served. When we were there people were turned away. Belfast City got UK website should help for times etc extract is below couldn't add... More
April 7, 2015|
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Response from trev977 |
There is no entry charge and fully accessible by wheel chair.