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You’ll find endless things to do in Belfast, from world-class attractions, historic landmarks, museums, shopping and entertainment venues, to walking, coach, taxi and bike sightseeing tours.

And as the gateway to Northern Ireland, Belfast is perfectly positioned for sightseeing tours to Giant’s Causeway, Game of Thrones filming locations and road trips beyond Belfast.

Heritage Trails in Belfast

From literary greats to a wealth of Titanic and maritime history, Belfast has a vibrant and varied history and heritage, just waiting to be explored. Take a step back in time with a tour, walking trail or traditional music session to discover the many pieces of our city’s rich tapestry.

Family Attractions

  • Belfast Zoological Gardens
    Belfast Zoological Gardens
    Attractions

    Belfast Zoological Gardens

    6.46KM

    Belfast Zoological Gardens is home to more than 140 species of animal, many of which are in danger…

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  • W5 at Odyssey
    W5 at Odyssey
    Attractions

    W5 at Odyssey

    1.74KM

    W5 is Belfast’s award-winning science and discovery centre and provides a unique experience as well as fantastic fun…

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  • SS Nomadic
    SS Nomadic
    Attractions

    SS Nomadic

    2.3KM

    RMS Titanic's tender ship and the last remaining White Star Line vessel has been restored to her original…

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  • Titanic Belfast
    Titanic Belfast
    Attractions

    Titanic Belfast

    2.72KM

    Titanic Belfast is the world's largest Titanic visitor experience and a must-see on any visit to Belfast and…

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  • Belfast’s Window on Wildlife
    Belfast’s Window on Wildlife
    Attractions

    Belfast’s Window on Wildlife

    6.99KM

    Nestled in the heart of Belfast Harbour Estate, Belfast Window on Wildlife is home to birds and wildlife…

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  • Seapark Recreation Ground
    Seapark Recreation Ground
    Attractions

    Seapark Recreation Ground

    12.76KM

    Seapark Recreation Ground is a seafront facility perfect for all the family and home to an annual fireworks…

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  • Botanic Gardens
    Botanic Gardens
    Attractions

    Botanic Gardens

    1.61KM

    Botanic Gardens is an important part of Belfast's Victorian heritage and a popular meeting place for residents, students…

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  • Mount Stewart
    Mount Stewart
    Attractions

    Mount Stewart

    37.46KM

    Discover a place of enchantment

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  • Pickie Funpark
    Pickie Funpark
    Attractions

    Pickie Funpark

    29.3KM

    Pickie Funpark has always been one of Northern Ireland’s top attractions with an 18-hole mini-golf course, giant pedal…

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  • Jordanstown Loughshore Park
    Jordanstown Loughshore Park
    Attractions

    Jordanstown Loughshore Park

    10.69KM

    Located in Newtownabbey on the shores of Belfast Lough, enjoy panoramic views from Belfast to Bangor at the…

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Top 10 Visitor Attractions in Belfast

From the birthplace of the Titanic to our iconic City Hall, you’ll find a cornucopia of historic landmarks and world-class visitor attractions in Belfast

Activities

  • Belfast Hills Partnership
    Belfast Hills Partnership
    Activities

    Belfast Hills Partnership

    11.18KM

    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

    4.3KM

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

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  • NI Silver Jewellery by Ruth McEwan-Lyon
    NI Silver Jewellery by Ruth McEwan-Lyon
    Activities

    NI Silver Jewellery by Ruth McEwan-Lyon

    10.17KM

    Want a new craft experience? Come and make your own piece of Northern Irish jewellery at one of…

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  • Odyssey Bowl
    Odyssey Bowl
    Activities

    Odyssey Bowl

    1.48KM

    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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  • Balmoral Golf Club
    Balmoral Golf Club
    Activities

    Balmoral Golf Club

    5.48KM

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

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  • Jungle NI
    Jungle NI
    Activities

    Jungle NI

    83.3KM

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

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  • Vertigo Titanic Park
    Vertigo Titanic Park
    Activities

    Vertigo Titanic Park

    2.57KM

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

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  • Thunder Park
    Thunder Park
    See & Do

    Thunder Park

    28.81KM

    Thunder Park is the epicentre for alternative sports in Ireland. A place to learn, develop, improve and push…

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  • Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon
    Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon
    Activities

    Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon

    8.84KM

    Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon is the largest sporting participatory event in Northern Ireland bringing participants from all…

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

    The Royal County Down Golf Club

    42.57KM

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

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Top 10 Museums

Explore a treasure trove of the past and present at one of Northern Ireland’s top museums.

Attractions

  • Titanic Belfast
    Titanic Belfast
    Attractions

    Titanic Belfast

    2.72KM

    Titanic Belfast is the world's largest Titanic visitor experience and a must-see on any visit to Belfast and…

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  • Crumlin Road Gaol
    Crumlin Road Gaol
    Attractions

    Crumlin Road Gaol

    1.82KM

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

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  • Rathlin West Light Seabird Centre
    Rathlin West Light Seabird Centre
    Attractions

    Rathlin West Light Seabird Centre

    87.41KM

    A must-visit for unrivalled views of Northern Ireland's largest seabird colony and a chance to explore Rathlin's unique…

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  • Whiskey Experiences in Belfast
    Whiskey Experiences in Belfast
    Attractions

    Whiskey Experiences in Belfast

    0.19KM

    From tours to tastings, take a look at some of the best Irish whiskey experiences available in Belfast.

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  • Pickie Funpark
    Pickie Funpark
    Attractions

    Pickie Funpark

    29.3KM

    Pickie Funpark has always been one of Northern Ireland’s top attractions with an 18-hole mini-golf course, giant pedal…

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  • Visit Armagh
    Visit Armagh
    Attractions

    Visit Armagh

    85.13KM

    Armagh – a city that has a unique sense of place with a significance and influence felt across…

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  • Millisle Beach Park
    Millisle Beach Park
    Attractions

    Millisle Beach Park

    44.97KM

    Millisle Beach Park is a rural beach off the Ballywalter Road on the Ards Peninsula.

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  • Rowallane Garden
    Rowallane Garden
    Attractions

    Rowallane Garden

    18.74KM

    Let your imagination run riot among the unusual plants, colours, sculptures and magical features of Rowallane Garden.

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  • Dome at Victoria Square
    Dome at Victoria Square
    Attractions

    Dome at Victoria Square

    0.63KM

    Rising high above the city's skyline, the Dome at Victoria Square boasts 360 degree views across Belfast.

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  • The White House
    The White House
    Attractions

    The White House

    7.18KM

    Nestled on the northern shore of Belfast Lough for the last 400 years, The White House tells the…

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Sail into History

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

Sightseeing Tours

Game of Thrones

The popular TV series Game of Thrones® is filmed in Belfast and across Northern Ireland. Our rugged coast lines, historic castles and breathtaking scenery are the perfect setting for this epic story.

Arts & Entertainment

  • Grand Opera House
    Grand Opera House
    Arts and Entertainment

    Grand Opera House

    0.66KM

    Northern Ireland's premier theatre presenting an outstanding programme of drama, opera, dance, comedy, musicals, family shows and much…

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  • Golden Thread Gallery
    Golden Thread Gallery
    Arts and Entertainment

    Golden Thread Gallery

    0.97KM

    Golden Thread Gallery is Northern Ireland's leading international contemporary visual arts organisation.

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  • Belfast TradFest
    Belfast TradFest
    Arts and Entertainment

    Belfast TradFest

    4.5KM

    From 27 July to 2 August 2019, world-class musicians will descend on Belfast for seven days of concerts,…

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  • The Oh Yeah Music Centre
    The Oh Yeah Music Centre
    Arts and Entertainment

    The Oh Yeah Music Centre

    0.68KM

    A dedicated music centre in the heart of Belfast, visit the Oh Yeah Music Centre to see the…

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  • Arts for All
    Arts for All
    Arts and Entertainment

    Arts for All

    2.24KM

    Arts for All, based in The John Luke Gallery, is a community based gallery, celebrating home-grown and international…

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  • Belfast Exposed
    Belfast Exposed
    Arts and Entertainment

    Belfast Exposed

    0.6KM

    Belfast Exposed’s vision is to enrich people’s lives through the power of photography.

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  • Imagine! Belfast Festival of Ideas and Politics
    Imagine! Belfast Festival of Ideas and Politics
    Arts and Entertainment

    Imagine! Belfast Festival of Ideas and Politics

    0.69KM

    Belfast’s unique festival of ideas and politics invites you to engage with the big issues of our time.

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  • Cinemagic
    Cinemagic
    Arts and Entertainment

    Cinemagic

    1.01KM

    Cinemagic is an award-winning festival using the magic of film & moving images to entertain, educate, motivate and…

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  • Belfast Photo Festival
    Belfast Photo Festival
    Arts and Entertainment

    Belfast Photo Festival

    0.08KM

    One of Northern Ireland's leading visual arts festivals, showcasing the finest national and international contemporary photography

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  • Theatre at The Mill
    Theatre at The Mill
    Arts and Entertainment

    Theatre at The Mill

    11.15KM

    Take your seat for great nights out with comedy, drama, music and dance at Theatre at The Mill.

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Discover and Explore Belfast Plus

Discover country parks, magnificent estates and historic landmarks just minutes from Belfast. Uncover fascinating tales and stories at these top attractions.

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