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Big Fish

The Weir | 1 Donegall Quay, Belfast BT1 3EA, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9024 6609
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We love fish it's delicious, this monument is fabulous great pictures to be taken here in a great... read more

Reviewed yesterday
robert k
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Interesting - but only for about 10 minutes

Looks good, and on closer inspection the tiles have some interesting historical stories. But it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
paulspod
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The Weir | 1 Donegall Quay, Belfast BT1 3EA, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We love fish it's delicious, this monument is fabulous great pictures to be taken here in a great location

Thank robert k
Reviewed 1 week ago

Looks good, and on closer inspection the tiles have some interesting historical stories. But it won't hold your attention for very long.

Thank paulspod
Reviewed 1 week ago

I liked this surprising sculpture in ceramic tiles by local artist John Kindness (born 1951). It represents a giant blue and white salmon (32ft) laying on the waterfront near Lagan Lookout. The fish’s scales are adorned with references to the history and the industrial past...More

Thank Trainbleu
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Big Blue Fish is good for a selfie and good as a landmark but not much to say about the fish! Plenty to see and do round about the fish mind you and its right next to the tallest building in Belfast the Obel...More

Thank Yvonne T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So.... It's just a big fish. Or is it? When you are up close taking your Selfie have a look at the Fish Scales as they are full of Belfasts history. Very neat touch! Also, they famous shipping cranes are directly behind so good framing...More

Thank bluenosejock1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice memorial to stop by on the way to the Titanic quarter, easy to spot from the road and right next to the foot bridge over to titanic quarter

Thank Isabel S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not just a Big Fish, but the scales are tiles that represent history in Belfast. No need to kiss it!

Thank Brad T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Found this by accident , kids were beside it and very interested in it as an oversized fishing at the side of the Lagan. Great photo opportunity

Thank DinkyIRL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This must have been the most pictured spot untill the Titanic Belfast came into existence. Still you could have a picture here for the sake of having one. Nothing great about it.

Thank ranupams
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This huge fish covered in ceramic tiles with various political staterment cartoons regarding social issues was quite interesting and a very popular piece of art attracting many photo ops for visitors

Thank Ed I
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