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The Best of Belfast

With a vibrant arts scene in the Cathedral Quarter, the regenerated Titanic Quarter, and lots of innovative restaurants, this is the best time to visit Belfast in Northern Ireland. We’ve put together a list of ten things we love about Belfast, including the Queen’s Quarter, the lively indoor stalls at St George’s Market, the Black Cab tours of the city and of course the iconic Titanic Center Belfast, set in the old shipyards.
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Donegall St, Belfast BT1 2HB, UK
Centred around St Anne’s Cathedral, the narrow streets of this city quarter are thriving with restaurants, pubs and arts venues – stop here for food, drink or a cultural outing at the MAC arts venue in St Anne’s Square, which has three galleries,...
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University Rd, Belfast BT7 1NN, UK
With its eye-catching gothic facade, as well as plenty of other listed buildings around its spacious campus, Queen's University is worth an hour or two’s exploring (you can take a self-guided walking tour with a map from the visitor's centre)....
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12-20 East Bridge St, Belfast BT1 3NQ, UK
This is a vibrant indoor market with everything from tasty food stalls (hot and cold) to crafts, jewelry, and often live music, adding to the atmosphere and making it a great place to spend a couple of hours on a weekend day. If you only do one...
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17 Donegall Square N, Belfast BT1 5GB, UK
This is a great place to take refuge from the hustle and bustle of the city centre. Entry to the city’s oldest library (which dates from 1788) to browse the collections is free, and there’s also a great café and regular exhibitions.
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Botanic Ct, Belfast BT9 5AB, UK
Bring all the family to see dinosaur exhibits, Egyptian mummies and art galleries, as well as interactive science, art and history exhibitions. It's a great building to spend time in – but don't miss the adjacent Botanic Gardens.
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The Odyssey, 2 Queens Quay, Belfast BT3 9QQ, UK
Otherwise known as Whowhatwherewhenwhy, W5 is a fun interactive discovery centre in the Titanic Quarter. Beat the lie detector, touch the sound wall, build a race car or robot, play invisible instruments and boggle your mind with optical...
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153 Bangor Rd, Holywood BT18 0EU, UK
A short drive from the city in Cultra, this museum not only has an impressive collection of vehicles from past times, including trams, steam trains and buses, but there are recreations of thatched cottages, farms, schools and shops from over 100...