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City Hall

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This beautiful, neoclassical building serves as the seat of the city's government.
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City Hall Donegall Square, Belfast BT1 5GS, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9027 0456
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very interesting tour of Belfast city hall. The building is beautiful and there is lots to see inside. You can look on your own or with a guide. Excellent restaurant to relax afterwards. There is no entry fee and you can stay inside as long...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank feenus1
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beautiful building inside and outside. The grounds are great for relaxing and mingling. If you like to get a feel of a city, then this is the way to do it.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Dave M
Reviewed 4 days ago

We did this, on our way to the Botanical Greenhouse, and found it fascinating, showing the life of Belfast through the 20th Century.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jon L
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very informative, free, guided tour of this beautiful building. Guide was great! Having lived in Belfast all our lives we enjoyed learning so much that we didn't realise was on our doorstep. Thankyou.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Wam59
Reviewed 6 days ago

Fabulous,free visit,with a superb guide,lots to see and an exhibition of the history of the city, Well worth a couple of hours of your time, A must visit to put on your itinary,was surprised how beautiful the place was and how much history to take...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank hairybear007
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the 11 o clock free tour around the City Hall. This tour is hosted by a guide who was most knowledgeable and passionate about this magnificent building and its contents. From beautiful marble columns and stained glass windows to an amazing mix of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The City Hall is Belfast. When you are looking for Donegall Place or a good hotel or a taxi or a tourist office. They are all close to the City Hall. What do Belfast people believe in- all you need to do is to look...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Vincent D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Unsure what to expect from this tour, we were very impressed. Our guide gave a very comprehensive commentary throughout the hour we spent in this beautiful building and were given access to some amazing rooms with plenty of photo opportunities throughout. The information was presented...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Karen Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Christmas market at City Hall was excellent. Make sure you go inside City Hall, it is spectacular.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Rob H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This city hall is well worth visiting. it is a amazing building from the outside. We went in, there is plenty to see in various rooms, chronicling the history of Belfast and its people. it is free to enter and well worth visiting.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Response from weegeo | Reviewed this property |
I apologise for not getting back sooner, the City Hall is a municipal building and as such there are no fees or timetables you can if you like contact N.I Tourist board and they will arrange a guide. Hope this answers your... More
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Response from Ultimick | Reviewed this property |
You need to get there and sign in at the little desk. They are a dirty come first served. When we were there people were turned away. Belfast City got UK website should help for times etc extract is below couldn't add... More