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Best things to do in Belfast

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

History Museum
“An amazing museum and definitely a must visit. The museum is around a 20 min drive from the house. ”
91 locals recommend
Convention Center
“Currently housing Game of Thrones sets and costumes.get your selfies on the Iron Throne”
57 locals recommend
Museum
“The tour around this old Jail house is very interesting and you can see the “hanging cell” where the last man in the UK was executed!”
45 locals recommend
Museum
“A free of charge museum for a rainy day. Located right next to the Botanical Gardens. It hosts the longest Game Of Thrones Carpet ever made.”
54 locals recommend
Pub
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“This historical gem is worth a visit to get a glimpse at how a "private area" pub was like.”
49 locals recommend
Pub
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“You can stop staring at the pub memorabilia all around the walls. Great on a summers evening sitting on the benches outside”
52 locals recommend
Park
“Step into a nice tropical-humid paradise within Belfast & easily accesible on foot from the house.”
29 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“If you are here over the weekend then definitely check out St. Georges Market. It runs Friday through to Sunday.”
54 locals recommend
Museum
“The Ulster Museum is great, set in the grounds of the Botanic Gardens, which are lovely to walk through on any day of the week or year, and the Museum itself is a lovely place to visit. Best of all, both of these are free!”
34 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Take the elevator to the top for a 360 view of the city. Some great restaurant options, we love the buffet at Cosmo and the sushi at Yo! Sushi https://www.cosmo-restaurants.co.uk https://yosushi.com/restaurants/belfast-victoria-square”
30 locals recommend
Bar
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“Belfast’s latest Cathedral Quarter experience. Good food, live music and great atmosphere. 300 years old building. Open 7 nights a week. Traditional Irish music. Free entry every night”
31 locals recommend
General Entertainment
“The SSE Arena, Belfast Belfast is Northern Ireland's premier entertainment venue and home to the Belfast Giants. ”
29 locals recommend
Bar
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“Probably the most traditional Irish Pub in Belfast, definetly the oldest built in 1720s. ”
34 locals recommend
Theatre
“Free art exhibition in Belfast’s Cathedral Quarter - often modern, unusual and international.”
38 locals recommend
Park
“One of the largest and busiest parks in the city and contains a variety of horticulture, woodland, wildlife and sporting facilities. Located just 700m away.”
28 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“It serves the best of fresh seafood in a causal setting in the city centre. Worth visiting the neighbouring Kelly Cellars for a Guinness; it is one of the oldest pubs in Belfast and often has traditional Irish music! ”
38 locals recommend