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Summer Family Fun in Belfast

Enjoy fun-filled family days this summer with these top ideas of places to go in Belfast and beyond. Whether you’re up for adventure, making a splash or packing a picnic, don’t forget to create great 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 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 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 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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  • 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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  • 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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Outdoor Fun in the Sun

Make the most of the summer holidays with sports and activities for the family to enjoy.

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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  • Castlereagh Hills Golf Course
    Castlereagh Hills Golf Course
    Activities

    Castlereagh Hills Golf Course

    9.53 KM

    Castlereagh Hills Golf Course overlooks idyllic views of Strangford Lough and County Down.

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  • Vertigo Titanic Park
    Vertigo Titanic Park
    Activities

    Vertigo Titanic Park

    2.57 KM

    Having a history of providing Northern Ireland with leading adventurous pass-time experiences, (Inflatable Park, Ski-slopes and Adventure Centre).…

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  • Royal Portrush Golf Club
    Royal Portrush Golf Club
    Activities

    Royal Portrush Golf Club

    100.99 KM

    Royal Portrush Golf Club is home to one of the best and most challenging links golf courses in…

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  • Down Royal Racecourse
    Down Royal Racecourse
    Activities

    Down Royal Racecourse

    24.54 KM

    Down Royal Racecourse has brought the ‘Sport of Kings’ to generations of people in Ulster since the 17th…

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  • Inland Fisheries
    Inland Fisheries
    Activities

    Inland Fisheries

    0.95 KM

    Discover world class angling and fishing locations across Northern Ireland for salmon, brown, sea and rainbow trout in…

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  • Let's Go Hydro
    Let's Go Hydro
    Activities

    Let's Go Hydro

    8.93 KM

    Let’s Go Hydro is Ireland’s largest aqua park and alternative accommodation resort. A beautiful and brilliantly designed resort…

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  • Balmoral Golf Club
    Balmoral Golf Club
    Activities

    Balmoral Golf Club

    5.48 KM

    Located just 2 miles south of Belfast city centre, Balmoral Golf Club is an 18 hole tree-lined parkland…

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  • Bangor Golf Club
    Bangor Golf Club
    Activities

    Bangor Golf Club

    31.15 KM

    Bangor Golf Club is in the centre of the seaside town Bangor and is Quality Assured by Discover…

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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

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

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

    City Tours Belfast

    2.15 KM

    City Tours Belfast Hop on Hop off bus tours are a great way to see Belfast. Hop on…

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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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  • 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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  • Belfast City Bike Tours
    Belfast City Bike Tours
    Sightseeing Tours

    Belfast City Bike Tours

    0.76 KM

    A great way to orientate yourself in Belfast, choose from six fun and illuminating guided city tours, with…

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  • Wallace Travel Group
    Wallace Travel Group
    Sightseeing Tours

    Wallace Travel Group

    0.19 KM

    Wallace Travel Group is a private, Irish owned destination management company (DMC) in Ireland, specialising in incentive travel,…

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  • Carlingford Lough Ferry
    Carlingford Lough Ferry
    See & Do

    Carlingford Lough Ferry

    64.69 KM

    A voyage of discovery and unforgettable scenery as you cross the lough of myths and legends.

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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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  • Belfast Traditional Music Trail
    Belfast Traditional Music Trail
    See & Do

    Belfast Traditional Music Trail

    0.19 KM

    The Belfast Traditional Music Trail is a unique way to experience Irish music. With two professional musicians as…

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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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