Sights & Attractions in Northern Ireland

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Name Category Location
 
Albert Memorial Clock Tower
Tilting a little to one side, not unlike Pisa's more notorious...
Memorials / Monuments Belfast
 
Apprentice Boys' Memorial Hall
Imposing in its Scottish Baronial fortified grandeur, this is...
Museums / Galleries, Historic Districts / Sites Derry
 
Belfast Castle
In 1934 this spectacularly baronial castle, built for the Marquis...
Castles / Palaces Belfast
 
Belfast Zoo
From the superstar Chilean flamingos and Sumatran tigers to West...
Zoos / Aquariums Belfast
 
Botanic Gardens
In the Victorian heyday, it was not unusual to find 10,000 of...
Gardens / Arboretums Belfast
 
City Hall
Built of Portland stone between 1898 and 1906 and modeled on...
Government Buildings Belfast
 
Crown Liquor Saloon
Opposite the Europa Hotel on Great Victoria Street and owned...
Restaurants Belfast
 
Custom House
The 19th-century architect Charles Lanyon designed the Custom...
Architectural Sites Belfast
 
Derry City Walls
In 2013, Derry's famed walls celebrated their 400th anniversary...
Military Sites Derry
 
Derry Wall Murals
Dramatic wall murals throughout Derry testify to the power of...
Public Art (Mural / Sculpture / Statue) Derry
 
Ebrington Square
During 2013, this 26-acre development on the River Foyle's east...
Squares Derry
 
Europa Hotel
A landmark in Belfast, the Europa is a monument to the resilience...
Hotels Belfast
 
Grand Opera House
Belfast's opera house exemplifies the Victorians' fascination...
Arts / Performance Venues Belfast
 
Guildhall
After a three-year top-to-bottom £10 million renovation and conservation...
Architectural Sites Derry
 
High Street
Off High Street, especially down to Ann Street (parallel to the...
Neighborhoods / Streets Belfast
 
Lagan Boat Company N.I. Ltd
A 75-minute Titanic harbor tour takes in the shipyard where the...
Tours Belfast
 
Linen Hall Library
With its distinctive grayish-yellow brick, this library—the oldest...
Libraries Belfast
 
Metropolitan Arts Centre
Starkly, eye-catchingly beautiful, and flooded with light, the...
Arts / Performance Venues Belfast
 
Mount Stewart
The grandest stately house near Belfast, this was the country...
Houses / Mansions Belfast
 
Museum of Free Derry
At Free Derry Corner stands the white gable wall where Catholics...
Memorials / Monuments Derry
 
Northern Ireland War Memorial
Alongside St. Anne's Cathedral, the memorial building houses...
Memorials / Monuments Belfast
 
Queen's University Belfast
Dominating University Road is Queen's University. The main buildings...
Educational Institutions Belfast
 
St. Anne's Cathedral
At the center of the eponymously named Cathedral Quarter, St...
Religious Sites Belfast
 
St. Columb's Cathedral
The first Protestant cathedral built in the United Kingdom after...
Religious Sites Derry
 
St. Malachy's Church
Opened in 1844, St. Malachy's Church is one of the most impressive...
Religious Sites Belfast
 
Stranmillis University College
Once its own village, Stranmillis is now an off-campus quarter—an...
Neighborhoods / Streets Belfast
 
Titanic Belfast Visitor Centre
This world-class attraction headlines a Titanic Experience exhibition...
Museums / Galleries Belfast
 
Titanic's Dock and Pump-House Tour
The atmospheric 900-foot-long dock where Titanic was built—in...
Marinas / Piers Belfast
 
Tower Museum
Tall, brooding, medieval, and magical, the reconstructed granite-stone...
Museums / Galleries Derry
 
Ulster Folk and Transport Museum
Devoted to the province's social history, the excellent Ulster...
Museums / Galleries Belfast
 
Ulster Hall
It has hosted Charles Dickens, the Rolling Stones, and Rachmaninov...
Arts / Performance Venues Belfast
 
Ulster Museum
Set in an impressive edifice at the southwest corner of the Botanic...
Museums / Galleries Belfast
 
Union Theological College
Like Queen's University on the opposite side of the street, the...
Architectural Sites Belfast
 
W5: WhoWhatWhereWhyWhen
Part of the Odyssey complex in Belfast's docks, the W5 science...
Museums / Galleries Belfast
 
Walker Memorial
The memorial, a statue of George Walker, the governor of Derry...
Memorials / Monuments Derry
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