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City Hall, Belfast

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The central location and gardens of City Hall attract workers on their lunch breaks, as well as students seeking a patch of green between classes. The gardens are full of statues and memorials commemorating various historical figures and events, including a statue of Queen Victoria, a granite column paying homage to the American Expeditionary Force, and a Titanic memorial. The building itself still operates, so much of it is closed off to the public, but the facade is worth a photo. Take a stroll through the gardens, or join the ranks on the benches with your lunch. Put City Hall into our Belfast planning website and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • We loved the classic architecture, the Titanic Memorial, the Victoria statue and all the people picnicking and enjoying the grounds on this lovely afternoon.  more »
  • If you want to learn what about Belfast City Hall should go into the. It was informative, well made and beautiful rooms.
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  • Visited and enjoyed a wander through the public exhibition. They offer daily guided tours - book at reception. Entry is free and there is an audio guide if translation is required. Great information a...  more »
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  • Always packed with people chilling, nice spotless grounds! Christmas markets take place here and is done up really well. Not much room but does be lovely
  • City hall has alot to offer for all age ranges. Hold great events throughout the year & the market at Christmas is also great :)
  • Great place to simply do nothing in summer! Seriously, if you can spare time, visit the City Hall and see the history of the city of Belfast. It is a place where you can spend a lot of time and not be bothered about rushing to your next destination. We were travelling as part of a Trafalgar group in June 2017, and had spent some quality time here, simply soaking up the sights and sounds of Belfast.
  • I would recommend that everyone visiting Belfast take a tour of this wonderful building. We visited as a group and had Karena as our tour guide, she was so enthusiastic, passionate and informative about the City Hall that we could have listened to her for hours. We also walked around the exhibition which was also great. Thank you so much Karena.
  • This is a great place to chill out on summer, and on winter there will be a Christmas market which is fantastic and offer an excellent variety of food and goods. The place itself is really clean and well-maintained. It is just a few minutes of walk away from various fast food shops or restaurants (including some shopping centres like Castle Court or Victoria Square), so you don't have to worry about being hungry. There are also a lot of bus stops surrounding the city hall which will go to various parts of Belfast, so this place is a great place to start your journey!
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