Discover the true culture here in Belfast. From its rich history to the local cuisine, unique art to hidden gems. Find out what Belfast is all about.

Belfast: City of Music

Belfast has been awarded the prestigious UNESCO City of Music title 2021 and with a buzzing music scene, it’s easy to see why.

Museums in Belfast

Check out the the best museums in Belfast and beyond, from history to transport and folk museums, there is something for everyone to enjoy.

  • Ulster Museum
    Ulster Museum
    Museums

    Ulster Museum

    1.73 KM

    Come face-to-face with dinosaurs, meteorites and Spanish sailors with a visit to Ulster Museum.

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  • Crumlin Road Gaol
    Crumlin Road Gaol
    Attractions

    Crumlin Road Gaol

    1.82 KM

    The Crumlin Road Gaol is a 19th century Grade A listed jail, open to the public for tours,…

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  • Ulster Folk Museum
    Ulster Folk Museum
    Museums

    Ulster Folk Museum

    15.65 KM

    Step back one hundred years and discover the traditions and heritage of Ulster’s past at Ulster Folk Museum.

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Titanic and Maritime Mile

Walk the maritime mile to discover many wonderful attractions from the historic Sailortown area to Titanic Belfast and the vast Thompson Dry Dock, and explore Belfast’s Titanic 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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  • 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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  • Big Fish
    Big Fish
    Attractions

    Big Fish

    1.02 KM

    This 10m (32ft) salmon was commissioned in 1999 to celebrate the regeneration of the River Lagan and the…

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Historic Houses and Stately Homes

From stately homes to historic houses, take in neo-classical and gothic architecture surrounded by sprawling parkland and formal gardens.

  • Hillsborough Castle & Gardens
    Hillsborough Castle & Gardens
    Attractions

    Hillsborough Castle & Gardens

    23.1 KM

    From grand family home to charming royal residence, Hillsborough Castle has welcomed the world and witnessed pivotal chapters…

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  • Mount Stewart
    Mount Stewart
    Attractions

    Mount Stewart

    35.61 KM

    Discover a place of enchantment at Mount Stewart, the Irish family home of the Marquesses of Londonderry.

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  • Castle Ward
    Castle Ward
    Attractions

    Castle Ward

    46.19 KM

    See the gothic and classical collide at Castle Ward, an eccentric 18th century mansion resting on a rolling…

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Art Venues in Belfast

Discover the vast amount of art venues in Belfast suiting a variety of artistic tastes.

Local Cuisine in Belfast

Ever eaten a boxty? Or sipped on an Irish coffee after a tasty, traditional meal? Are you looking to see the abundance of fresh fish and seafood caught from the surrounding waters of the Atlantic Ocean?

  • Best Places for Sunday Lunch in Belfast
    Best Places for Sunday Lunch in Belfast
    Blog - Family Friendly

    Best Places for Sunday Lunch in Belfast

    Nothing beats a cosy Sunday lunch and whether you’re looking for a classic roast, traditional carvery or something…

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  • Off The Eaten Track
    Off The Eaten Track
    Blog - Food and Drink

    Off The Eaten Track

    For something sure to leave a good taste in your mouth, make it Belfast.

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  • Café Culture
    Café Culture
    Blog - Food and Drink

    Café Culture

    Come and immerse yourself in Belfast's café culture! From early breakfasts to lunchtime coffee catch ups, take a…

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Best Places for Guinness in Belfast

Looking for the best place for a Guinness? Belfast has a thriving traditional pub scene, and with it comes a host of places where you’ll find a top quality pint of Ireland’s favourite drink.

Food and Drink Experiences

Explore Belfast’s food and drink attractions, tours and events.

History of Belfast Tours

Discover Belfast’s rich history with this wide range of guided and self-guided tours. Choose from cycling, walking, taxi tours and more.

  • Clifton House Belfast
    Clifton House Belfast
    Attractions

    Clifton House Belfast

    1.21 KM

    Clifton House, formerly the Poor House, was built in 1774 by the Belfast Charitable Society and is one…

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  • Belfastlad Tours
    Belfastlad Tours
    See & Do

    Belfastlad Tours

    Belfastlad tours provide a range of guided tours across Belfast and the north of Ireland.

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  • Belfast Sightseeing
    Belfast Sightseeing
    See & Do

    Belfast Sightseeing

    0.2 KM

    Belfast Sightseeing run award-winning guided tours and are the perfect way to explore the Emerald Isle.

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Walking Tours in Belfast

Step outside and discover parts of Belfast on foot. No matter your interests, you will find a walking tour for you! Themes include political and historical, food and drink, nature and wildlife, and free self-guided tours.

  • Belfastology Walking Tours
    Belfastology Walking Tours
    See & Do

    Belfastology Walking Tours

    0.19 KM

    Belfastology Walking Tours have developed a number of original tours and experiences that take you all over Northern…

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  • DC Tours
    DC Tours
    Sightseeing Tours

    DC Tours

    DC Tours run award-winning city centre walking tours and have recently launched a range of self-guided audio tours.

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  • Cavehill Walking Tours
    Cavehill Walking Tours
    See & Do

    Cavehill Walking Tours

    14.1 KM

    Join Cavehill Walking Tours for an energetic walk from Belfast Castle to the peak of the Cavehill with…

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