Family Fun


From the W5 interactive science museum and Belfast Zoo, to Aunt Sandra’s Candy Factory and Belfast Giants Ice Hockey Team, there are plenty of entertaining attractions for the young (and the young at heart) around Belfast. You can view a selection of offers, visitor attractions and events below or click on the links for the full lists.

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Things to do

Belfast Castle Estate & Cave Hill Visitor Centre

Belfast Castle Estate is adjacent to one of the highest spots in Belfast, Cave Hill, offering great views over Belfast Lough and the city. Read More ›

Ulster Folk and Transport Museum

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. Climb on and off majestic steam locomotives or... Read More ›

Ulster Museum

Come face to face with dinosaurs, meet an Ancient Egyptian Mummy and see modern masterpieces with a visit to the Ulster Museum. As Northern Ireland's treasure house of the past and present, the museum is home to a rich collection of art, history and natural sciences and free to all visitors. From... Read More ›

Belfast Zoological Gardens

Belfast Zoological Gardens is located in North Belfast on the slopes of Cave Hill and and is home to more than 1000 animals and 150 species, many of which are in danger in their natural habitat. The zoo also carries out important conservation work and takes part in over 90 European and global... Read More ›

Dundonald International Ice Bowl

Enjoy a great day out at Dundonald International Ice Bowl with a host of fantastic activities all under one roof! You can choose to ice skate at Northern Ireland's only public Olympic size ice rink, become king of the lanes in the Xtreme Tenpin Bowling Centre or go wild for the adventure and... Read More ›

Bridges Urban Sports Park

Located under the M3 flyover at the junction of Little Patrick Street and Corporation Street (near Custom House Square), just a short five or ten minute walk from Belfast city centre, the park provides facilities for skateboarding, in-line skating, Parkour and BMXing. It also includes a capsule... Read More ›

Titanic Belfast

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 in an iconic 6-floor building, this... Read More ›

T13 Urban Sports Academy

Uncover a world of BMX, Skateboarding, Kick Scooter, Break Dancing, Urban Art & DJing in the T13 Urban Sports Park opposite Titanic Belfast. Pick up a BMX or Skateboard, join a Break Dance or Free Running class, or just pop in and check out the live DJ's and the amazing space and art galleries.... Read More ›

W5 at Odyssey

Do you fancy launching a rocket, or flying a plane? Want to sneak up on a butterfly or find out about the rock beneath your feet? What about coming face-to-face with Darth Vader and his legion of Stormtroopers? At W5, your imagination and curiosity are the keys to unlocking worlds you've only... Read More ›

Aunt Sandra's Candy Factory

Aunt Sandra's Candy Factory is nationally renowned as one of the finest purveyors of hand made chocolates, fudge and boiled sweets, made from 100 year old recipes. A visit to the shop is like taking a trip back in time where visitors can look in on the whole production process and see how hand... Read More ›

Kellys Mobile RollerDisco

Kelly's Roller Skating Disco is the newest and most exciting provider of public and private roller disco events in Ireland. We provide a quality service which is totally mobile therefore we can arrive at a venue near you. Read More ›

Lagan Valley LeisurePlex

Based in the heart of Lisburn City, the LeisurePlex boasts the largest leisure pool in Northern Ireland. Read More ›

Armagh Planetarium

The Planetarium is a multifaceted organisation dedicated to astronomy education for all levels, from nursery through to retirement age. It is the Planetarium's unique ability to adapt to changing audience needs that have enabled it to stay at the forefront of science education since its formation. Read More ›