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Guildhall Shipquay Place, Derry BT48 6DQ, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7137 6510
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Took a quick walk through the building, mostly to soak up the architecture and all the stained... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Rye, New Hampshire
The only standing Guilders Hall.

An enchanting building in its own right and contains the core of Derrys History not only in its... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Derek L
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The historic Guildhall is one of Derry's most recognisable landmarks, located in the heart of the city since 1890. The Guildhall is a must see visitor attraction with over 20 magnificent stained glass windows representing the history of the city and the Plantation of Ulster exhibition . The newly refurbished and award winning Guildhall provides a unique and state of the art venue for events. The main hall has a capacity of up to 600 standing or 400 seated and provides a stunning backdrop for corporate hire, conferences, events and civil ceremonies. The Whittaker Suite can accommodate up to 60 and is the perfect space for business meetings, functions and civil ceremonies. All spaces are equipped with state of the art technology for sound, audio and lighting.
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Guildhall Shipquay Place, Derry BT48 6DQ, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7137 6510

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Took a quick walk through the building, mostly to soak up the architecture and all the stained glass. Lots of history, worth a visit.

Thank NHjo
Reviewed 5 days ago

An enchanting building in its own right and contains the core of Derrys History not only in its free museum and Dressing, but much can be found in the Building Stained glass windows.

Thank Derek L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Superb display of information detailing the London Guilds investment in the maiden city a must for locals and outsiders alike

Thank Carnalbanagh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing stain glass. Beautiful architecture! It operates as city hall and one entrance has a small visitors center. Being somewhat limited with my walking ability, the gentleman explained to me what was available close by and what my options were during my timetable.

Thank Nanakelley
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Guildhall is a beautiful building in its own right. The stained glass windows are the highlight of any visit, particularly the massive window depicting the Coronation of George V. It proved impossible to get a decent look at the Great Hall and the many...More

1  Thank geographyguy_11
Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting to see this gov't building that looks more like a church. There was a judge's chair and smock available to take pictures with. We had hoped to meet with a genealogist here (Genealogy society) but he was not available. Close to the tower museum...More

Thank lookin4luxury
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After being destroyed in a fire in 1908, then bombed twice by the IRA in 1972, the Guildhall stands proudly and defiantly on the banks of the Foyle, just outside the city walls. As impressive as it is from the outside, do take the time...More

1  Thank Jellybellydancer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There was lots to see in Derry, so in some ways it's hard to pick a favourite. However, it's the memories of the Guildhall that keep coming back to me. The magnificent architecture, inside and out; The carved wooden stairwells and wall panels; Most particularly...More

Thank Lozzatrip
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Normally don't like museums but liked they way the Guildhall was laid out either a quick tour round or stop and use the interactive tools in topics that caught your interest. Well maintained free attraction

Thank Frances K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to visit to see the windows and pipe organ. The city uses it as their city hall. Stunning architecture.

Thank Eskimo26
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Response from mamjjjggffxvh | Reviewed this property |
oh I emailed them and it says there open easter saturday
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