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Autumn in Belfast

Warm up in Belfast city this autumn. Discover the story of Titanic and immerse yourself in cosy pubs, hearty food, hot fashion and an epic line-up of events.

Explore Our Maritime Heritage

  • 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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  • Maritime Belfast Trust
    Maritime Belfast Trust
    Information Services

    Maritime Belfast Trust

    2.61 KM

    Maritime Belfast Trust works to preserve and promote Belfast’s rich maritime heritage for the enjoyment of current and…

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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 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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Traditional Pubs in Belfast

As the evenings get shorter and the cold creeps in, feel the warmth of some of Belfast’s best traditional pubs.

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

  • CNB21 Presents The Ogham Grove
    CNB21 Presents The Ogham Grove
    2021 Highlights

    CNB21 Presents The Ogham Grove

    0.58 KM
    17 - 19 Sep 2021

    Two monumental sculptures will be built in Writers’ Square, with themes drawn from our ancestral heritage and culture…

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  • Belfast Christmas Market 2021
    Belfast Christmas Market 2021
    Food and Drink

    Belfast Christmas Market 2021

    0.08 KM
    20 Nov - 23 Dec 2021

    Come and visit Belfast's much loved Christmas Market! Whether you go for a bit of shopping, or to…

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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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  • Taste Ards and North Down: Autumn Food Celebration
    Taste Ards and North Down: Autumn Food Celebration
    2021 Highlights

    Taste Ards and North Down: Autumn Food Celebration

    0.19 KM
    04 Sep - 21 Oct 2021

    Ards and North Down is gearing up for an autumnal celebration of local food and drink across the…

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  • Balmoral Show 2021
    Balmoral Show 2021
    2021 Highlights

    Balmoral Show 2021

    23.25 KM
    22 - 25 Sep 2021

    As Northern Ireland’s largest agri-food event, the Balmoral Show promises to be four fun-filled days out for all…

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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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  • Glen Hansard
    Glen Hansard
    Belfast International Arts Festival

    Glen Hansard

    0.66 KM
    Fri, 22 Oct 2021, 6:45pm

    In a welcome return to Belfast and to performing live, Glen Hansard is back for one night in…

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  • Belfast International Arts Festival 2021
    Belfast International Arts Festival 2021
    Festivals

    Belfast International Arts Festival 2021

    0.19 KM
    06 Oct - 07 Nov 2021

    Belfast International Arts Festival returns for our 59th edition from 6 October to 7 November with an extensive…

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

    Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon

    7.71 KM
    Sun, 03 Oct 2021, 9:00am

    Belfast City Marathon moves into its 39th year in 2021 with its continued support from title sponsor Deep…

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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

  • Santeria
    Santeria
    Eat & Drink

    Santeria

    0.35 KM

    Lively coffee shop and cocktail bar in Belfast city centre.

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  • 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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  • Pizza Express Milano
    Pizza Express Milano
    Home Delivery Service Home Delivery Service
    Eat & Drink

    Pizza Express Milano

    PizzaExpress Milano knows the importance of good pizza. Their skilled pizzaiolos take their famous dough, the freshest ingredients…

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  •  The Deer’s Head & Bell’s Brewery
    The Deer’s Head & Bell’s Brewery
    Pubs and Clubs

    The Deer’s Head & Bell’s Brewery

    0.56 KM

    The Deer’s Head is Belfast city’s first ever brewpub with a fully functional on-site craft brewery, Bell's Brewery,…

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  • Parisien
    Parisien
    Eat & Drink

    Parisien

    0.12 KM

    Parisien is the place to relish in the moment, with a chic yet comfortable ambience.

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  • Guilt Trip
    Guilt Trip
    Eat & Drink

    Guilt Trip

    5.47 KM

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

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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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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  • 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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  • Belfast City Sightseeing Tour
    Belfast City Sightseeing Tour
    Sightseeing Tours

    Belfast City Sightseeing Tour

    0.36 KM

    Hop on and hop off bus tour throughout Belfast. Enjoy unlimited travel for 48 hours with more frequent…

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  • McComb's Coach Tours
    McComb's Coach Tours
    Sightseeing Tours

    McComb's Coach Tours

    1.2 KM

    McComb's Coach Tours is Belfast's original day tour company offering Giant's Causeway day tours, private tour, and Ireland's…

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  • Black Cab Tours
    Black Cab Tours
    Sightseeing Tours

    Black Cab Tours

    0.2 KM

    Blue Badge Guide Billy Scott provides black cab mural tours, city tours, Giant's Causeway tours and walking and…

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  • Paddywagon Tours
    Paddywagon Tours
    Sightseeing Tours

    Paddywagon Tours

    1.62 KM

    Daily tour from Belfast to the Giants Causeway, also visiting the Carrick-A-Rede Rope Bridge!

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  • Titanic Trail
    Titanic Trail
    Sightseeing Tours

    Titanic Trail

    0.19 KM

    The free, self-guided Titanic Trail is available to download on your mobile device.

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  • Belfast Free Walking Tour
    Belfast Free Walking Tour
    Sightseeing Tours

    Belfast Free Walking Tour

    3.74 KM

    Belfast Free Walking Tour is the only local, independent free tour company in Belfast, and all of the…

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  • Tour Guides NI
    Tour Guides NI
    Sightseeing Tours

    Tour Guides NI

    0.19 KM

    Tour Guides NI provide established and experienced guides for groups looking to experience the best that Northern Ireland…

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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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