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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.

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Things to do as Belfast Reopens

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Family Days Out

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Urban Exploring

Here are the top self-guided tours, walking trails and things to discover on foot.

Family Attractions

  • Belfast Zoological Gardens
    Belfast Zoological Gardens
    Attractions

    Belfast Zoological Gardens

    6.46 KM

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

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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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  • Lost City Adventure Golf
    Lost City Adventure Golf
    Activities

    Lost City Adventure Golf

    1.53 KM

    Enjoy an epic adventure at The Lost City Adventure Golf - food, drinks and indoor fun for all…

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  • Ulster American Folk Park
    Ulster American Folk Park
    Attractions

    Ulster American Folk Park

    156.16 KM

    Immerse yourself in the story of Irish emigration at the museum that brings it to life.

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  • Seapark Recreation Ground
    Seapark Recreation Ground
    Attractions

    Seapark Recreation Ground

    12.76 KM

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

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  • Argory
    Argory
    Attractions

    Argory

    82.41 KM

    This handsome Irish gentry house is surrounded by its 130-hectare (320-acre) wooded riverside estate.

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  • Giant's Causeway
    Giant's Causeway
    Attractions

    Giant's Causeway

    96.17 KM

    A UNESCO World Heritage site, the Giant's Causeway is a magnificent, mysterious geological formation on the North East…

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  • Pickie Funpark
    Pickie Funpark
    Attractions

    Pickie Funpark

    29.3 KM

    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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  • 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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  • Cockle Row Cottages
    Cockle Row Cottages
    Attractions

    Cockle Row Cottages

    35.69 KM

    Only 10 minutes from Bangor, these old fisherman's cottages now house a heritage display, visitor information and weekend…

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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

    11.18 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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  • GoT To Escape
    GoT To Escape
    Activities

    GoT To Escape

    0.61 KM

    GoT To Escape is Belfast’s only dedicated Game of Thrones inspired escape room destination.

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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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  • Bridges Urban Sports Park
    Bridges Urban Sports Park
    Activities

    Bridges Urban Sports Park

    1.1 KM

    Bridges Urban Sports Park has skateboard, in-line skating, parkour and BMX facilities.

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  • Thunder Park
    Thunder Park
    See & Do

    Thunder Park

    28.81 KM

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

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  • Hinch Distillery Tours
    Hinch Distillery Tours
    Activities

    Hinch Distillery Tours

    15.35 KM

    The Hinch Distillery sits in the heart of the County Down countryside. Visitors have the opportunity to learn…

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

    The Royal County Down Golf Club

    42.57 KM

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

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  • Ulster Rugby
    Ulster Rugby
    Activities

    Ulster Rugby

    3.67 KM

    Kingspan Stadium is a state-of-the-art sporting facility and home of Ulster Rugby.

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

    Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon

    0.29 KM

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

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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.

Top 10 Museums

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

Attractions

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

  • 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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  • Irish Tour Tickets
    Irish Tour Tickets
    Sightseeing Tours

    Irish Tour Tickets

    0.55 KM

    Irish Tour Tickets aim to showcase the unique beauty, history, culture and politics of Belfast, Northern Ireland and…

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  • Giant Tours Ireland
    Giant Tours Ireland
    Sightseeing Tours

    Giant Tours Ireland

    76.06 KM

    The Hang out with 'Hodor’ Tour. A private, specialist, off-the-beaten track Game of Thrones® filming locations tour of…

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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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  • Walking Tours Belfast
    Walking Tours Belfast
    Sightseeing Tours

    Walking Tours Belfast

    6.81 KM

    Whether you’re here for a day, a weekend, or longer – these tours will make your visit to…

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  • The Theatrical History Tour Of Belfast
    The Theatrical History Tour Of Belfast
    Sightseeing Tours

    The Theatrical History Tour Of Belfast

    0.19 KM

    A theatrical history tour of Belfast that sees two actors, Gerard Conway and Larkin Sinclair, taking a group…

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  • J&K Coaches LTD
    J&K Coaches LTD
    Sightseeing Tours

    J&K Coaches LTD

    84.87 KM

    J&K Coaches Ltd is a family run business operating a fleet of luxury coaches so that all customers…

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  • 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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  • 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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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

    0.66 KM

    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

    0.97 KM

    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

    4.5 KM

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

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  • Northern Ireland Science Festival
    Northern Ireland Science Festival
    Arts and Entertainment

    Northern Ireland Science Festival

    3.97 KM

    The annual Northern Ireland Science Festival features a wide range of interactive workshops, talks and exciting hands-on activities.

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  • University of Atypical
    University of Atypical
    Arts and Entertainment

    University of Atypical

    0.69 KM

    A year-round arts and entertainment programme dedicated to developing and promoting skilled artists who are disabled or deaf.

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  • Ta Da Irish Dance Company
    Ta Da Irish Dance Company
    Arts and Entertainment

    Ta Da Irish Dance Company

    0.19 KM

    Ta Da Irish Dance Company is Northern Ireland’s leading professional Irish dance company, working with top class talent…

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

    Theatre at The Mill

    11.15 KM

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

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  • Belvoir Studio Theatre
    Belvoir Studio Theatre
    Arts and Entertainment

    Belvoir Studio Theatre

    5.03 KM

    The little theatre that makes a big impact!

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  • Waterfront Hall
    Waterfront Hall
    Arts and Entertainment

    Waterfront Hall

    1.05 KM

    Waterfront Hall is one of Belfast's most iconic venues. Sitting right at the heart of the city's vibrant…

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  • Belfast International Arts Festival
    Belfast International Arts Festival
    Arts and Entertainment

    Belfast International Arts Festival

    0.19 KM

    The annual Belfast International Arts Festival features theatre, performance and visual art, music and more.

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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.

Embrace a Giant Spirit

  • Away a wee walk – Giants Causeway
    Away a wee walk – Giants Causeway
    Sightseeing Tours

    Away a wee walk – Giants Causeway

    0.19 KM

    Day tours and walking holidays along the Giant's Causeway Coast, the Glens of Antrim, Belfast Hills and Mourne…

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  • Tracey's Farmhouse Kitchen
    Tracey's Farmhouse Kitchen
    Sightseeing Tours

    Tracey's Farmhouse Kitchen

    34.1 KM

    Learn to make your own traditional Northern Irish griddle breads in the cosy surroundings of Tracey’s Farmhouse Kitchen…

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  • If Buildings Could Talk Tour
    If Buildings Could Talk Tour
    See & Do

    If Buildings Could Talk Tour

    0.19 KM

    Take a tour through Belfast City centre and hear stories of interesting, unusual and entertaining events that have…

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

    Belfast Traditional Music Trail

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

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  • Taste and Tour
    Taste and Tour
    Sightseeing Tours

    Taste and Tour

    3.74 KM

    Enjoy a four hour fun and food filled guided walk to some of the top food and drink…

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  • Ulster American Folk Park
    Ulster American Folk Park
    Attractions

    Ulster American Folk Park

    156.16 KM

    Immerse yourself in the story of Irish emigration at the museum that brings it to life.

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  • 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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  • 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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  • Hillsborough Castle & Gardens
    Hillsborough Castle & Gardens
    Attractions

    Hillsborough Castle & Gardens

    22.89 KM

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

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  • Giant Tours Ireland
    Giant Tours Ireland
    Sightseeing Tours

    Giant Tours Ireland

    76.06 KM

    The Hang out with 'Hodor’ Tour. A private, specialist, off-the-beaten track Game of Thrones® filming locations tour of…

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