The focus of Irish language, music and culture is in the west of the city. Many visitors come to see the area’s famous political murals and peace wall but there’s plenty more to discover. An Chultúrlann, the Quarter’s culture and arts centre, contains an excellent restaurant, gift shop, theatre and gallery. Explore Clonard Monastery or enjoy the three mile Divis Summit Trail, a specifically designed loop walk on Divis Mountain with spectacular views over Belfast. 

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Don’t miss the James Connolly Visitor Centre (Áras Uí Chonghaile) which offers a thought provoking insight into his life, politics and the impact he had on the history of the island of Ireland. 

Gaeltacht Quarter Tours

Whether its a taxi or walking tour, you’ll discover the history and politics of the Gaeltacht Quarter from the expert guides themselves.

Gaeltacht Quarter 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Cab Tours Belfast
    Cab Tours Belfast
    Sightseeing Tours

    Cab Tours Belfast

    0.65 KM

    Enjoy an amazing local tour with Cab Tours Belfast, Belfast's only cross-community owned black taxi tour company. Sit…

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  • Black Taxi Tours
    Black Taxi Tours
    Sightseeing Tours

    Black Taxi Tours

    0.2 KM

    Travel with Black Taxi Tours to view the biggest outdoor art gallery in the world, the Belfast peace…

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  • Taxi Trax
    Taxi Trax
    Sightseeing Tours

    Taxi Trax

    0.66 KM

    Taxitrax is the original Belfast Black Taxi Tour with over 40 years experience.

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  • The Black Cab Tour
    The Black Cab Tour
    Sightseeing Tours

    The Black Cab Tour

    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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Gaeltacht Quarter Arts & Culture

From an award winning Irish language radio station to hosting Ireland’s Biggest Community Arts Festival, the Gaeltacht Quarter showcases the love for arts and culture in Belfast.

Gaeltacht Quarter Arts & Culture

  • Cultúrlann McAdam Ó Fiaich
    Cultúrlann McAdam Ó Fiaich
    Arts and Entertainment

    Cultúrlann McAdam Ó Fiaich

    3.57 KM

    Cultúrlann produces a vibrant arts programme that promotes Irish language and culture and provides a meeting place for…

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  • Raidió Fáilte – An Lon Dubh
    Raidió Fáilte – An Lon Dubh
    See & Do

    Raidió Fáilte – An Lon Dubh

    1.25 KM

    Raidió Fáilte is an award winning Irish language radio station in a modern building which hosts regular events…

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  • Féile an Phobail
    Féile an Phobail
    Arts and Entertainment

    Féile an Phobail

    4.45 KM

    Féile an Phobail is Ireland's Biggest Community Arts Festival, showcasing a love for the arts and cultural events…

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Gaeltacht Quarter Attractions

Finding adventure will be easy in the Gaeltacht Quarter. Visit Ireland’s leading adventure park or why not take a walk in the beautiful hills which look down on the city.

Gaeltacht Quarter Attractions

  • 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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  • Colin Glen Forest Park
    Colin Glen Forest Park
    Activities

    Colin Glen Forest Park

    10.05 KM

    Go Black Bull Runnin’ and 'Flyover' the Belfast Hills at Colin Glen Forest Park. From Alpine coasteering to…

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Gaeltacht Quarter Information Services

Culturally rich west Belfast is home to traditional Irish culture, language, sport and music. Discover the visitor centres in this quarter to ensure you get the most out of your visit.

Gaeltacht Quarter Information Services

Dine in the Gaeltacht Quarter

Find the hidden gems throughout this quarter. Enjoy delicious food, cocktail masterclasses and Irish language lunches.

Gaeltacht Quarter Restaurants

  • Havana Bank Sq
    Havana Bank Sq
    Restaurant

    Havana Bank Sq

    0.55 KM

    Havana Bank Sq is an intimate restaurant tucked away behind Bank Square in Belfast City Centre, specialising in…

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