Titanic and Maritime

Albert Clock. Cave Hill. Harland & Wolff. Stormont Castle. The Odyssey Arena. St. George’s Market. You may recognise some of these places but there’s a whole lot more waiting to be discovered. We’ve brought together some of the highlights and lesser-known treasures to help you get started. From the birthplace of the Titanic to our iconic city hall and everywhere in between, you’ll find a cornucopia of historic landmarks and fantastic attractions. Who knows what you’ll discover!

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Alexandra Graving Dock / HMS Caroline

Historic Interest, Titanic and Maritime | Titanic Quarter

The Alexandra Graving Dock was built between 1885-89 following a petition which was presented to the Harbour Commissioners in 1881 by Harland & Wolff, for additional fitting out facilities. In 1885 Princess Alexandra cut the first sod and gave her... Read More ›

The Belfast Barge

Historic Interest, Titanic and Maritime | Titanic Quarter, City Centre

Owned and operated by Lagan Legacy, this unique attraction, afloat on the beautiful banks of the River Lagan behind Belfast Waterfront, brings the past and present together in its stunning museum, multi-use venue space and cafe. Read More ›

Belfast City Hall

Historic Interest, Titanic and Maritime | City Centre

Belfast City Hall is Belfast City Council's civic building. It is located in Donegall Square, in the heart of Belfast city centre. It first opened its doors on 1 August 1906. Free public tours of City Hall are available Monday to Saturday. Read More ›

The Big Fish

Family Attractions, Historic Interest, Titanic and Maritime | City Centre

This 10m (32ft) Salmon was commissioned in 1999 to celebrate the regeneration of the River Lagan and the historic importance of the site (confluence of the River Lagan and Farset, which Belfast is named after). The outer ‘skin’ is a cladding of... Read More ›

Harland & Wolff HQ and Drawing Offices

Historic Interest, Titanic and Maritime | Titanic Quarter

Located in the Titanic Quarter of Queens Quay in Belfast the Titanic drawing offices can still be visited today. These offices are where the plans for Titanic and sister ship Olympic were devised. Read More ›

Lagan Weir/ Queen’s Bridge

Titanic and Maritime | City Centre, Titanic Quarter

The Lagan Weir is situated at the confluence of the Farset and Lagan Rivers, where Belfast’s shipbuilding history began. The weir was constructed in 1994 to control the tidal nature of the Lagan. In the Titanic era, many craft would still dock at... Read More ›

Nomadic Belfast (SS Nomadic)

Historic Interest, Titanic and Maritime | Titanic Quarter

The last remaining White Star Line vessel, SS Nomadic, has been restored to her original glory and is back home in historic Hamilton Dock, near Titanic Belfast. Come on board and experience over 100 years of authentic maritime and social history. Read More ›

The Paint Hall (Titanic Studios)

Historic Interest, Titanic and Maritime | Titanic Quarter

'The Paint Hall' in the historic heart of maritime Belfast, was once a climate controlled facility where the component parts of ships were painted. It is now one of Europe's largest film studios, currently leased to Northern Ireland Screen. Read More ›

Samson & Goliath Cranes

Historic Interest, Titanic and Maritime | Titanic Quarter

The two great yellow-painted gantry cranes Samson and Goliath have become icons of Belfast, dominating not just Queen’s Island but the entire city skyline. Read More ›

Titanic Belfast

Family Attractions, Historic Interest, Titanic and Maritime | Titanic Quarter

Titanic Belfast is the world's largest Titanic visitor experience and a "must see" visit in any tour of Belfast and Northern Ireland. It is located in Titanic Quarter, right beside the historic site of this world famous ship's construction. Housed... Read More ›

Titanic Boat Tours - Lagan Boat Company

Historic Interest, Titanic and Maritime | Titanic Quarter, City Centre

The world's only provider of boat tours around Belfast Harbour where Titanic was designed, built and launched. We have over 10 years experience in providing guided tours with expert commentary around Belfast Harbour. Enjoy a unique perspective of... Read More ›

Titanic Memorial Garden

Historic Interest, Parks and Gardens, Titanic and Maritime | City Centre

The Titanic Memorial Garden was offically opened on 15 April 2012, the 100th anniversary of the Titanic sinking. Read More ›

Titanic Public Art: The Masts

Family Attractions, Historic Interest, Titanic and Maritime | East Belfast, Titanic Quarter

There are so many ways to discover the Titanic experience throughout Belfast, including striking public art. Read More ›

Titanic Slipways

Historic Interest, Titanic and Maritime | Titanic Quarter

Behind Titanic Belfast you can walk along the slipways where Titanic was built and launched nearly 100 years ago. Read More ›

Titanic's Dock & Pump House

Family Attractions, Titanic and Maritime | Titanic Quarter, City Centre

Discover the story behind Belfast's maritime magic at the site of the Thompson Dry-Dock and Pump-House, once the beating heart of Harland & Wolff during the construction of the great White Star Liners - the Britannic, Olympic and most famously,... Read More ›

Ulster Folk and Transport Museum

Beyond Belfast

Step back in time in and uncover a way of life from 100 years ago. Discover cottages, farms, schools and shops as you wander through the beautiful parkland of the Folk Museum chatting to costumed visitor guides demonstrating traditional crafts.... Read More ›

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Name Location/Area Price  
Alexandra Graving Dock / HMS Caroline Titanic Quarter 0 out of 5  
The Belfast Barge Titanic Quarter, City Centre 3 out of 5  
Belfast City Hall City Centre 1 out of 5  
The Big Fish City Centre 0 out of 5  
Harland & Wolff HQ and Drawing Offices Titanic Quarter 0 out of 5  
Lagan Weir/ Queen’s Bridge City Centre, Titanic Quarter 0 out of 5  
Nomadic Belfast (SS Nomadic) Titanic Quarter 0 out of 5  
The Paint Hall (Titanic Studios) Titanic Quarter 0 out of 5  
Samson & Goliath Cranes Titanic Quarter 0 out of 5  
Titanic Belfast Titanic Quarter 3 out of 5  
Titanic Boat Tours - Lagan Boat Company Titanic Quarter, City Centre 3 out of 5  
Titanic Memorial Garden City Centre 0 out of 5  
Titanic Public Art: The Masts East Belfast, Titanic Quarter 0 out of 5  
Titanic Slipways Titanic Quarter 0 out of 5  
Titanic's Dock & Pump House Titanic Quarter, City Centre 3 out of 5  
Ulster Folk and Transport Museum Beyond Belfast 3 out of 5  

Highlights

Belfast Zoological Gardens

Belfast Zoological Gardens is located in North Belfast on the slopes of Cave Hill and... Read More ›

Ulster Folk and Transport Museum

Step back in time in and uncover a way of life from 100 years ago. Discover cottages,... Read More ›

Belfast Cathedral

Belfast Cathedral is the church of St. Anne. The Cathedral seeks to maintain an... Read More ›