Guildhall, Derry

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N Ireland’s leading independent publishers, Guildhall Press produces high-quality fiction, local history, literary, academic, social issue, Irish language and photographic publications with global appeal.

Derry’s long established publishing and design company, Guildhall Press has a proud record of assisting, developing and showcasing fiction and local history writers since 1979.

Specialising in illustrated publications and websites of local interest: Tourist Guides, Memoirs, Humour, History, Politics and Conflict, Photography and Folklore.

In the thirty years since its inception, Guildhall Press has become widely recognised as the most innovative publishing house in Ireland, thanks to its groundbreaking work on eBooks and web design.
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  • A really interesting and well thought out exhibition is available on the ground floor. Also interesting are the rooms on the 1st floor. The staff were friendly and very knowledgeable. A memorable buil...  more »
  • Were lucky to have a short tour with staff. Very informative on the history of the stain glass and organ. Beautiful building  more »
  • The beautiful Londonderry Guild Hall is a must when visiting the raider city. Twards the end of October, the whole cite goes Hallowe'en mad and the Guild Hall joins in the fun with wonderful displays.  more »
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  • Great for good weather but if it's any way cold then not the best place for drinks. Always quite a random mix of people, rarely any seats from about 8 on. Some good bands and cocktails are nice but quite slow in making them. Would need to visit during the week to see if the atmosphere is any better. Staff are usually very nice but one or two need to change their attitude. Overall not the worst
  • Went here on a Friday night. There was a huge crowd outside and there was a DJ playing cool music. There is a wide range of beers available and tons of staff, so the service is fast. The cocktails were just ok and quite expensive. The atmosphere is quite nice, although the toilets were much to small for the amount of people there. Queues for both male and female toilets. This may simply be a result of the good weather that was causing a huge crowd to go here.
  • Great pub great selection of craft ales and beers £4.50 average price. The taphouse also has a cocktail bar with an amazing selection for the ladies but there is a wait when busy..
  • Great little bar with good beers. Could do more on board the beer selection given the name! Brilliant gin menu though. And great for sitting outside when Derry occasionally gets good weather!
  • Great and friendly food great child friendly nice atmosphere drinks reasonably priced
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