Check out the Best of Belfast from this list of the the Top 50 Places to Visit in Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom. Well, if you are planning a trip to the Northern Ireland in U.K, you should not forget to visit and Discover Belfast as it as many popular scenic and tourist places. It most strongly is home to the shipyard where the RMS Titanic was built in Belfast and hence the footfall of tourists here is the highest. You can check out the Best Tours in Belfast and then make a list of the one which you believe is the most appropriate. You can check out for things like the most romantic places to visit in Belfast, Fun things to do in Belfast and Cool Things to do in Belfast from the list down below.

These Top 50 Places to Visit in Belfast, Northern Ireland have also been posted here along with the Belfast Tourist Map so that you can easily find out their respective locations. Belfast is home to many museums and art galleries which make this city an apt visit for families.  Let us now check out the its and bits of what is the city of Belfast all about. You can also visit New Port or Swansea when in Northern Ireland.

Well, Belfast is the capital city of Northern Ireland which is famous for being a port city. It is the largest city in Northern Ireland and thus has many popular places to visit. It was granted with the status of a city in the year 1888. The climate of the Belfast is both temperate and oceanic. Scroll below to the Top 50 Places to Visit in Belfast, Northern Ireland. U.K. Do not forget check out Armagh whilst your trip.

Top 50 Places to Visit in Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

1Titanic Belfast

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About : The Titanic Belfast is the birthplace of the historic and iconic ship. It has more than 9 galleries which recite the story of its birth. This place is home to the slipways where her parts were built and she was launched.

Why Should You Visit : You can visit the Titanic Belfast to witness and learn about the full Titanic story.

Entry Fees : Adults – £18.50

Timings : 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Official Website : Titanic Belfast 

2W5

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About : The W5 center is located in the Odyssey Pavilion and is a center known for hosting displays of scientific exhibits and shows. Many intriguing workshops are also held for the people to understand the logic of scientific happenings.

Why Should You Visit : You can visit here to witness wonderful scientific exhibitions which are informative for both for adults and kids.

Entry Fees : Adults – £9.80

Timings : 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Official Website : Titanic Belfast 

3Victoria Square Shopping Center

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About : The Victoria Square Shopping Center was established in the year 2008 and is home to more than 70 branded shops. Besides, retail shops the place also has cinemas and restaurants. It is also home to a dome from where you can have a 360 degree view of the city.

Why Should You Visit : You can visit the Victoria Square Shopping Center to shop for some fashionable wardrobe.

Entry Fees : Free

Timings : 9:30 am to 6:00 pm

Official Website : Victoria Square Shopping Center

4Museum of Orange Heritage

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About : The Museum of Orange Heritage is located on the Cregagh Road and is wholly dedicated to the history and development of the Orange Institution of Belfast. It aims to promote confidence in those who visit the museum.

Why Should You Visit : You can visit the museum of Orange Heritage to witness the artifacts that date back to the year 1689.

Entry Fees : Adults – £5

Timings : 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Official Website : Museum of Orange Heritage 

5Cave Hill Country Park

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About : The Cave Hill Country Park is home to many hills, cliffs and other kinds of scenic views but is the most famous for  being home to the Napoleon’s Nose which is believed to be the inspiration of the novel Gulliver’s travel.

Why Should You Visit : You can visit here to witness the stunning views of the hills and mountains and the various species of animals and birds that live here.

Entry Fees : Nil

Timings : 7:30 am to 7:00 pm

Official Website : Cave Hill Country Park 

6Botanic Gardens, Belfast

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About : The Botanic Gardens is located on the Stranmillis Road in Belfast and is spread over in an area of 28 acres of land. It was established in the year 1828 and became a public park in the year 1895. It is home to many beautiful flower species.

Why Should You Visit : You can visit the Botanic Gardens in Belfast to witness the beautiful plantations and its most notable feature ” Palm House Conservatory”.

Entry Fees : Nil

Timings : 7:30 am to 6:30 pm

Official Website : Botanic Gardens, Belfast 

7Northern Ireland War Memorial

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About : The Northern Ireland War Memorial was established in the year 2007 with a prime motive of honoring all those people who died win the Belfast Blitz. You can give a visit here to pay your tribute to all those victimized.

Why Should You Visit : You can visit the Northern Ireland War Memorial to homage to all the victims of Belfast Blitz.

Entry Fees : Call for prices

Timings : 10:00 am to 4:30 pm

Official Website : Northern Ireland War Memorial

8Golden Thread Gallery

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About : The Golden Thread Gallery was established in the year 1998 and is home to iconic artworks from contemporary visual art and other events that are performed by mix of Northern Irish and international artists.

Why Should You Visit : Love artwork? You can visit the Golden Thread Gallery to visit some of the most finest works of art from renowned artists.

Entry Fees : Free

Timings : 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Official Website : Golden Thread Gallery

9Ulster Museum

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About : The Ulster Museum was established in the year 1929 and is spread over in an area of 8000 square feet. It is home to exhibits that range from artworks, sculptures and other historic archaeological exhibits.

Why Should You Visit : You can visit the Ulster Museum to witness the exotic and native displays of applied arts and archaeological exhibits.

Entry Fees : Call for prices

Timings : 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Official Website : Ulster Museum

10Belfast Exposed

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About : The Belfast Exposed was established in the year 1983 with a prime motive of creating awareness about the social menaces and other factors that involve the working class and Belfast life during the earlier times.

Why Should You Visit : You can visit the Belfast Exposed to witness the photographs that describe the Belfast life and experiences.

Entry Fees : Nil

Timings : 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Official Website : Belfast Exposed 

11Big Fish

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About : The Big Fish landmark was established in the year 1999 and is actually a 10 meter long statue of a printed ceramic fish known as the ” Salmon of Knowledge”. The statue was built by John Kindness with prime motive of describing the history of Belfast.

Why Should You Visit : You can visit the Big Fish to click some pictures and learn about the city’s history.

Entry Fees : Nil

Timings : Open 24 Hours

Official Website : Nil

12The Engine Room Town Gallery

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About :  The city of Belfast has end number of art galleries of which one is the Engine Room Town Gallery. Here in you will find a range of art exhibits that depict the history and culture of the city of Belfast.

Why Should You Visit : You can visit the Engine Room Town Gallery to witness the modern and contemporary artworks.

Entry Fees : Free

Timings : 10:30 am to 4:00 pm

Official Website : The Engine Room Town Gallery 

13HMS Caroline

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Why Should You Visit : The origin of the HMS Caroline date back to the year 1914 which was a decommissioned C-class light cruise which took part in the World War 1.

Entry Fees : Adults  – £10.75

Timings : Nil

Official Website : HMS Caroline 

14Linen Hall Library

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Why Should You Visit : The Linen Hall Library was established in the year 1788 and is one of the oldest library in Belfast. You can visit here to read books about the history of Belfast.

Entry Fees : £5 per person

Timings : 9:30 am to 5:30 pm

Official Website : Linen Hall Library 

15Forest Side Shopping Center

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Why Should You Visit : The Fores Side Shopping Center was established in the year 1997. You can visit here to shop stuff from high end brands.

Entry Fees : Free

Timings : 9:00 am to 9:00 pm

Official Website : Forest side Shopping Center

16Crumlin Road Gaol

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Why Should You Visit : The Crumlin Road Gaol was established in the year 1846 as a Victorian era prison. You can visit the former prison to witness the architecture and to explore its darkest secrets.

Entry Fees : Adults -£12.00

Timings : 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Official Website : Crumlin Road Gaol

17Albert Memorial Clock Tower

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Why Should You Visit : The origin of the Albert Memorial Clock Tower dates back to the year 1870 and is also known Belfast’s most important landmark. It is also known as the Leaning Tower of Pisa of Belfast.

Entry Fees : Nil

Timings : Open 24 Hours

Official Website : Nil

18Irish Republican History Museum

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Why Should You Visit : The Irish Republic History Museum was established in the year 2007 and is home to exhibits that are related to the Irish History.

Entry Fees : Free

Timings : 10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Official Website : Irish Republican History Museum

19The Hallows Gallery

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Why Should You Visit : The Hallows Gallery is home to many Irish artworks and sculptures. You can visit here to take them as souvenirs for your loved ones.

Entry Fees : Free

Timings : 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Official Website : The Hallows Gallery 

20St. George’s Market

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Why Should You Visit : The origin of the oldest Victorian covered George Market dates back to years between 1890 and 1896. You can visit here to buy handcrafted items from here.

Entry Fees : 

Timings : 6:00 am to 3:00 pm

Official Website : St. George’s Market 

21The Dock Market

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Why Should You Visit : You can visit the Dock Market to buy local and native crafted items of the city of Belfast.

Entry Fees : Nil

Timings : 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Official Website : The Dock Market 

22City Hall

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Why Should You Visit : The City Hall of Belfast was established in the year 1898 and is a commercial and business area of Belfast. You can visit here to find out about the services here.

Entry Fees : Nil

Timings : 8:30 am to 5:00 pm

Official Website : City Hall

23Clonard Monastery

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Why Should You Visit : The Clonard Monastery was established in the year 1732 with an aim to preach about the religion of Christianity. You can visit here to take some blessings from God.

Entry Fees : Nil

Timings : 9:00 am to 9:00 pm

Official Website : Clonard Monastery 

24Rise Sculpture

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Why Should You Visit : The Rise Sculpture was established in the year 2006 as a public art metal sculpture which denotes the rising sun and the hope for Belfast’s better future.

Entry Fees : Nil

Timings : 8:00 am to 6:00 pm

Official Website : Nil

25The Belfast Barge

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Why Should You Visit : The Belfast Barge is a restaurant situated near the sea. You can visit here for the stunning view of the sea and delicious food of course.

Entry Fees : Nil

Timings : 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Official Website : Nil

26Grand Opera House

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Why Should You Visit : The Grand Opera House was established in the year 1895 as a public theater in Belfast. You can visit here to watch performing arts and shows.

Entry Fees : Depends on shows

Timings : Depends on shows

Official Website : Grand Opera House

27Clifton House

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Why Should You Visit : The origin of the Clifton House dates back to the year 1774 and is actually constructed in 18th century style architecture. You can visit here to witness the Georgian style buildings and the beautiful landscaped gardens.

Entry Fees : Nil

Timings : 8:00 am to 6:00 pm

Official Website : Clifton House 

  • #26 The Fenderesky Gallery
  • #27 The Transport House
  • #28 Belfast Central Library
  • #29 Kennedy Center
  • #30 Yorkgate Shopping Center
  • #31 St. Joseph’s Catholic Church
  • #32 C.S Lewis Square
  • #33 National Football Stadium
  • #34 Peace Wall
  • #35 Belfast Cathedral
  • #36 Windsor Park
  • #37 Falls Road
  • #38 SS Nomadic
  • #39 Thanksgiving Square
  • #40 Cornmarket
  • #41 Streamvale Open Farm
  • #42 Belfast Central Railway Station
  • #43 Belfast Cathedral
  • #44 Milltown Cemetry
  • #45 RUC Museum
  • #46 Sir Thomas and Lady Dixon Park
  • #47 Musgrave Park
  • #48 Victoria Park
  • #49 Crescent Arts Center
  • #50 Parliament Buildings

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