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.

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

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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  • Cockle Row Cottages
    Cockle Row Cottages
    Attractions

    Cockle Row Cottages

    35.69KM

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

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  • Giant's Causeway
    Giant's Causeway
    Attractions

    Giant's Causeway

    96.17KM

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

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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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  • 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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  • Whitehead Railway Museum
    Whitehead Railway Museum
    Attractions

    Whitehead Railway Museum

    30.16KM

    Make tracks for the award-winning Whitehead Railway Museum and experience the wonderful world of steam trains.

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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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  • Mount Stewart
    Mount Stewart
    Attractions

    Mount Stewart

    37.46KM

    Discover a place of enchantment

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  • CS Lewis Square
    CS Lewis Square
    Attractions

    CS Lewis Square

    4.25KM

    Rediscover The Chronicles of Narnia with a walk through CS Lewis Square, a public space commemorating the Belfast-born…

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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

Activities

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.

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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  • Stormont Parliament Buildings
    Stormont Parliament Buildings
    Attractions

    Stormont Parliament Buildings

    11.3KM

    Take a tour around Stormont Parliament Buildings and enjoy the beautiful surroundings of Stormont Estate.

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  • Clifton House Belfast
    Clifton House Belfast
    Attractions

    Clifton House Belfast

    1.21KM

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

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  • Bangor Castle
    Bangor Castle
    Attractions

    Bangor Castle

    29.75KM

    This impressive building was built in 1852 for The Hon Robert Edward Ward. It is presently home to…

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  • Bangor Castle Walled Garden
    Bangor Castle Walled Garden
    Attractions

    Bangor Castle Walled Garden

    27.17KM

    Bangor Castle Victorian Walled Garden, located in the tranquil grounds of Castle Park, is popular with visitors of…

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  • Ballywalter Park
    Ballywalter Park
    Attractions

    Ballywalter Park

    48.74KM

    Ballywalter Park is a classic example of an early Victorian Country House built in the Italianate Palazzo style.

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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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  • 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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  • Exploris Aquarium
    Exploris Aquarium
    Attractions

    Exploris Aquarium

    48.57KM

    Located in Portaferry on the shores of Strangford Lough, you can enjoy a diver's view of marine life…

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Sightseeing Tours

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.

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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  • Movie House Cinemas
    Movie House Cinemas
    Arts and Entertainment

    Movie House Cinemas

    0.59KM

    Movie House is Northern Ireland's own cinema group with super comfortable seats and digitised screens offering top sound…

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  • Black Box
    Black Box
    Arts and Entertainment

    Black Box

    0.62KM

    The Black Box is a multi-purpose arts venue in the heart of Belfast's bustling Cathedral Quarter. With art,…

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  • Lyric Theatre
    Lyric Theatre
    Arts and Entertainment

    Lyric Theatre

    2.11KM

    Northern Ireland's only full time producing theatre.

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  • ArtisAnn Gallery
    ArtisAnn Gallery
    Arts and Entertainment

    ArtisAnn Gallery

    4.58KM

    The ArtisAnn Gallery, an exciting contemporary art gallery for buying art and viewing exhibitions.

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  • The Belfast Dance Show
    The Belfast Dance Show
    Arts and Entertainment

    The Belfast Dance Show

    0.84KM

    Join a celebration of Belfast through music, song and dance at The Belfast Dance Show, Northern Ireland’s leading…

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  • Duncairn Centre for Culture & Arts
    Duncairn Centre for Culture & Arts
    Arts and Entertainment

    Duncairn Centre for Culture & Arts

    1.93KM

    Duncairn Centre for Culture and Arts, Belfast's most beautiful and coolest arts and cultural venue.

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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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  • TEC Belfast
    TEC Belfast
    Arts and Entertainment

    TEC Belfast

    3.27KM

    The TEC is a purpose built space for local and international consumer, lifestyle and trade events, located in…

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Road Trips in Northern Ireland

Jump in your car and discover hidden gems, geological wonders of the world, secluded bays and real-life fantasy locations, just a short drive from Belfast.

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