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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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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

  • Belfast Hills Partnership
    Belfast Hills Partnership
    Activities

    Belfast Hills Partnership

    11.18 KM

    When visiting Belfast, why not take a walk in the beautiful hills which look down on the city,…

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  • Prison Island Belfast
    Prison Island Belfast
    See & Do

    Prison Island Belfast

    4.3 KM

    Inspired by the ‘Crystal Maze’ Prison Island Belfast has 25 different prison-themed challenge cells. It’s a totally unique…

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  • Clip n Climb Dundonald
    Clip n Climb Dundonald
    Activities

    Clip n Climb Dundonald

    12.44 KM

    Challenge yourself and challenge your friends at Northern Ireland's first Clip n Climb.

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  • Cookery School at James St
    Cookery School at James St
    Activities

    Cookery School at James St

    0.36 KM

    The Cookery School at James St is a purpose built interactive kitchen and is perfect location for sharing…

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  • Odyssey Bowl
    Odyssey Bowl
    Activities

    Odyssey Bowl

    1.48 KM

    The game's on at this state-of-the-art 20-lane ten pin bowling alley with pool tables, an arcade, glo-bowling and…

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  • Royal Belfast Golf Club
    Royal Belfast Golf Club
    Activities

    Royal Belfast Golf Club

    16.28 KM

    Founded in 1881, Royal Belfast lays claim to the title of the oldest golf course in Ireland. The…

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  • Mourne Creative
    Mourne Creative
    Activities

    Mourne Creative

    43.98 KM

    Mourne Creative seeks to keep the creativity of the Mournes alive and well by welcoming guests to craft…

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  • Lagan Valley LeisurePlex
    Lagan Valley LeisurePlex
    Activities

    Lagan Valley LeisurePlex

    16.78 KM

    Experience the thrills and spills on the longest and fastest water slides around!

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  • Jungle NI
    Jungle NI
    Activities

    Jungle NI

    83.3 KM

    The Jungle NI is a leading outdoor adventure centre offering exciting activities, events and funky accommodation suitable for…

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  • The Royal County Down Golf Club
    The Royal County Down Golf Club
    Activities

    The Royal County Down Golf Club

    42.57 KM

    Royal County Down Golf Club is located in one of the world's most naturally beautiful links settings in…

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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

  • Art and Soul
    Art and Soul
    Art and Exhibitions

    Art and Soul

    15.74 KM
    26 Jun - 18 Jul 2021

    Art and Soul – The Holywood International Art and Sculpture Fair will take place at the five-star Culloden…

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • The Magic of Motown
    The Magic of Motown
    Music and Concerts

    The Magic of Motown

    1.87 KM
    Thu, 21 Oct 2021, 7:00pm

    Celebrate the sound of a generation with The Magic of Motown!

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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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  • On The Street Where We Live
    On The Street Where We Live
    Virtual Events

    On The Street Where We Live

    14 May - 11 Jun 2021

    On The Street Where We Live is the brand new MAC audio play series about the streets we’re…

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

    Ulster Orchestra: Digital Concert – Siegfried and Schubert

    14 - 15 May 2021

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

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Santeria
    Santeria
    Eat & Drink

    Santeria

    0.35 KM

    Lively coffee shop and cocktail bar in Belfast city centre.

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  • The Bone Yard
    The Bone Yard
    Eat & Drink

    The Bone Yard

    0.44 KM

    The Bone Yard by Pug Uglys, an outdoor bar and food place situated on Bedford Street.

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 44 Hill Street
    44 Hill Street
    Eat & Drink

    44 Hill Street

    0.69 KM

    A vibrant celebration of modern food and drink, influenced by the flavours of the Mediterranean using products from…

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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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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

  • The Discovery Tour at Titanic Belfast
    The Discovery Tour at Titanic Belfast
    Sightseeing Tours

    The Discovery Tour at Titanic Belfast

    2.81 KM

    The Discovery Tour is a one hour walking tour including a walk around the Titanic Slipways and inside…

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  • Value Cabs Taxi Tours
    Value Cabs Taxi Tours
    Sightseeing Tours

    Value Cabs Taxi Tours

    1.99 KM

    Value Cabs offers a range of tours throughout Northern Ireland, with pick up and drop off at your…

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  • The Theatrical History Tour Of Belfast
    The Theatrical History Tour Of Belfast
    Sightseeing Tours

    The Theatrical History Tour Of Belfast

    0.19 KM

    A theatrical history tour of Belfast that sees two actors, Gerard Conway and Larkin Sinclair, taking a group…

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  • Photo Tour Belfast
    Photo Tour Belfast
    See & Do

    Photo Tour Belfast

    6.19 KM

    Photo Tour Belfast offers unique, private photography tours of Belfast and Northern Ireland.

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  • Belfast Bike Tours
    Belfast Bike Tours
    See & Do

    Belfast Bike Tours

    0.19 KM

    Meet in the vibrant Titanic Quarter, get on your bike and head off to experience Belfast!

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  • Top Irish Tours
    Top Irish Tours
    Sightseeing Tours

    Top Irish Tours

    0.19 KM

    A Belfast based small group tour company offering you a private bespoke tour experience. Visit all of the…

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  • Irish Tour Tickets
    Irish Tour Tickets
    Sightseeing Tours

    Irish Tour Tickets

    0.55 KM

    Irish Tour Tickets aim to showcase the unique beauty, history, culture and politics of Belfast, Northern Ireland and…

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  • DC Tours
    DC Tours
    Sightseeing Tours

    DC Tours

    0.12 KM

    DC Tours run award-winning city centre walking tours and live ‘Online Experiences’ and have recently launched a range…

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  • Rademon Estate Distillery - Shortcross Gin
    Rademon Estate Distillery - Shortcross Gin
    Sightseeing Tours

    Rademon Estate Distillery - Shortcross Gin

    27.98 KM

    Rademon Estate in Co. Down is one of the oldest historic estates in Ireland, a haven in a…

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  • Coiste Irish Political Tours
    Coiste Irish Political Tours
    Sightseeing Tours

    Coiste Irish Political Tours

    3.86 KM

    A unique walking tour delivered by former political prisoners who share their personal experiences of the British/Irish conflict

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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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