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You’ve come to the right place to start planning your next trip to Belfast – we’ve lots of ideas to inspire your travels for when you are able to get in the car, bus, coach train, plane or ferry to get here.

Here, you can search for things to do and find out what’s on in Belfast and across Northern Ireland. Get information about Belfast hotels, accommodation, attractions, sightseeing tours, restaurants and bars, and be inspired by our Titanic heritage and Game of Thrones territory.

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Things to do this Spring

Enjoy fun-filled family days this spring with these top ideas of places to go in Belfast and beyond. Explore the great outdoors, pack a picnic and make some memories.

Explore Our Maritime Heritage

  • HMS Caroline
    HMS Caroline
    Attractions

    HMS Caroline

    3.55 KM

    Step aboard HMS Caroline, a unique survivor of The Battle of Jutland in World War One.

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  • Titanic Belfast
    Titanic Belfast
    Attractions

    Titanic Belfast

    2.72 KM

    Titanic Belfast is the world's largest Titanic visitor experience and a must-see on any visit to Belfast and…

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  • Titanic Slipways
    Titanic Slipways
    Attractions

    Titanic Slipways

    3.12 KM

    Behind Titanic Belfast you can walk along the historic slipways where Titanic and Olympic were built and launched…

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  • Samson & Goliath Cranes
    Samson & Goliath Cranes
    Attractions

    Samson & Goliath Cranes

    3.79 KM

    The two great yellow-painted gantry cranes Samson and Goliath have become icons of Belfast, dominating the entire city…

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  • SS Nomadic
    SS Nomadic
    Attractions

    SS Nomadic

    2.3 KM

    RMS Titanic's tender ship and the last remaining White Star Line vessel has been restored to her original…

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  • Titanic Memorial Garden
    Titanic Memorial Garden
    Attractions

    Titanic Memorial Garden

    0.05 KM

    The Titanic Memorial Garden commemorates the 1,512 people who perished on RMS Titanic in 1912.

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  • Titanic Public Art: The Masts
    Titanic Public Art: The Masts
    Attractions

    Titanic Public Art: The Masts

    0.23 KM

    Eight well-known Belfast-made ships are represented by spectacular sculptured masts that line the east side of Donegall Place.

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  • Hickson's Point
    Hickson's Point
    Eat & Drink

    Hickson's Point

    2.54 KM

    Inspired by one of the first ship builders in the city, Hickson’s Point at Titanic Belfast offers an…

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Top Places for Takeaway Coffee

Missing coffee dates? Grab a coffee to go from these cafés that are open for takeaway, then enjoy a stroll to nearby parks and points of interest.

Activities

Discover the Titanic Story

Explore the shipyard, walk the decks, travel to the depths of the ocean and uncover the true legend of Titanic in the city where it all began

What's On

  • David Gray
    David Gray
    Music and Concerts

    David Gray

    1.87 KM
    Tue, 07 Sep 2021, 7:30pm

    Multi-platinum, multi-Brit award and Grammy-nominated, singer-songwriter David Gray has announced an arena tour and he's stopping in Belfast!

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  • You Win Again – Celebrating the Music of the Bee Gees
    You Win Again – Celebrating the Music of the Bee Gees
    Music and Concerts

    You Win Again – Celebrating the Music of the Bee Gees

    0.27 KM
    Sat, 06 Nov 2021, 7:30pm

    Direct from London's West End, You Win Again – Celebrating The Music of The Bee Gees comes to…

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  • Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon
    Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon
    Sport

    Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon

    7.71 KM
    Sun, 19 Sep 2021, 9:00am

    Belfast City Marathon moves into its 40th year in 2021 with its continued support from title sponsor Deep…

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  • Shane Todd – Somebody Told Me
    Shane Todd – Somebody Told Me
    Comedy

    Shane Todd – Somebody Told Me

    1.05 KM
    Sat, 04 Sep 2021, 8:00pm

    Shane Todd is bringing his brand new stand-up show to the Waterfront Hall on 3 October 2020 following…

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  • A Christmas Carol: The Musical
    A Christmas Carol: The Musical
    Theatre

    A Christmas Carol: The Musical

    0.66 KM
    16 - 20 Nov 2021

    Belfast Operatic Company revive their sell-out production of ‘A Christmas Carol’ for one week only.

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  • Belfast Book Festival
    Belfast Book Festival
    2021 Highlights

    Belfast Book Festival

    10 - 13 Jun 2021

    Belfast Book Festival make a welcome return in 2021 with a packed online programme running 10 - 13…

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  • Genesis The Last Domino? Tour
    Genesis The Last Domino? Tour
    Music and Concerts

    Genesis The Last Domino? Tour

    1.87 KM
    Sat, 18 Sep 2021, 7:00pm

    Genesis, who are among the biggest selling recording artists of all time, will be touring for the first…

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  • Belfast International Tattoo 2021
    Belfast International Tattoo 2021
    Shows and Displays

    Belfast International Tattoo 2021

    1.87 KM
    03 - 04 Sep 2021

    Entertainment Events Organisation Limited are very pleased to announce the return to the SSE Arena of the Belfast…

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  • Ulster Orchestra: Digital Concert – Siegfried and Schubert
    Ulster Orchestra: Digital Concert – Siegfried and Schubert
    Virtual Events

    Ulster Orchestra: Digital Concert – Siegfried and Schubert

    Sat, 15 May 2021, 12:00am

    Irish conductor Robert Houlihan leads the Ulster Orchestra in a programme that starts in one of orchestral music’s…

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  • Nathan Carter
    Nathan Carter
    Music and Concerts

    Nathan Carter

    1.05 KM
    Fri, 01 Oct 2021, 7:00pm

    A huge attraction on the Irish music scene, Nathan Carter has brought a whole new generation of fans…

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Belfast Plus

You can easily access both countryside and sea shore within a short drive of Belfast.
Enjoy a variety of exciting attractions, historic places of interest, informative tours,
outdoor activities and amazing scenery. Belfast Plus… make the most of your visit.

Food & Drink

  • CARGO by Vertigo
    CARGO by Vertigo
    Eat & Drink

    CARGO by Vertigo

    2.65 KM

    CARGO is Belfast’s largest open-air al fresco venue located in the heart of the Titanic Quarter, just under…

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  • Guilt Trip
    Guilt Trip
    Eat & Drink

    Guilt Trip

    5.49 KM

    Proudly serving the best coffee and donuts you’ll find!

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  • Destination CQ
    Destination CQ
    Eat & Drink

    Destination CQ

    0.63 KM

    Belfast's Cathedral Quarter is the city's buzzing, creative soul, where Belfast's vibrant cultural life bubbles visibly to the…

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  • Hickson's Point
    Hickson's Point
    Eat & Drink

    Hickson's Point

    2.54 KM

    Inspired by one of the first ship builders in the city, Hickson’s Point at Titanic Belfast offers an…

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  • Novelli at City Quays
    Novelli at City Quays
    Eat & Drink

    Novelli at City Quays

    1.02 KM

    Novelli at City Quays offers relaxed all-day dining from an authentic Mediterranean menu matched only by stunning river…

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  • Mumbai Milano
    Mumbai Milano
    Eat & Drink

    Mumbai Milano

    0.38 KM

    City centre location, out front bus parking, Italian & Indian fusion, extensive cocktail list, professional service.

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  • La Taquería
    La Taquería
    Eat & Drink

    La Taquería

    0.47 KM

    Super authentic Mexican street food paired with a banging cocktail menu, served in a relaxed space with a…

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  • Granny Annies
    Granny Annies
    Pubs and Clubs

    Granny Annies

    0.59 KM

    Oozing rustic charm, ‘home’ to traditional and modern live music, and just five minutes’ walk from Belfast City…

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  • Titanic Quarter
    Titanic Quarter
    See & Do

    Titanic Quarter

    3.64 KM

    The birthplace of Titanic is Belfast's newest and most vibrant destination, Titanic Quarter Ltd co-promotes the Titanic Quarter…

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  • Margot
    Margot
    Eat & Drink

    Margot

    0.13 KM

    Cocktails, small plates and much more in the heart of Belfast. Open seven days a week.

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Top 2021 Events

See what’s on this year in Belfast: your guide to the biggest virtual events, festivals and national celebrations throughout 2021.

Take a Tour

Discover The Home of Thrones Virtually

Take a virtual Game of Thrones tour and explore filming locations and attractions from home!

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