Family Attractions

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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Armagh County Museum

Beyond Belfast

The oldest county museum in Ireland is set in Armagh's beautiful Georgian tree lined Mall. Its collections capture centuries of stories relating to the people who lived, worked and had connections with this famous city and historic county.... Read More ›

Belfast Castle Estate & Cave Hill Visitor Centre

Family Attractions, Historic Interest, Parks and Gardens | North Belfast

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 ›

Belfast Zoological Gardens

Family Attractions | Newtownabbey and District, North Belfast

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... 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 ›

Botanic Gardens

Family Attractions, Historic Interest, Parks and Gardens | South Belfast, Queen's Quarter

Botanic Gardens is an important part of Belfast's Victorian heritage and a popular meeting place for residents, students and tourists. Read More ›

Castle Espie Wildfowl & Wetlands Centre

Family Attractions, Historic Interest | Down and District

Castle Espie's tranquil setting offers the best views of Strangford Lough, County Down and is home to Ireland's largest collection of native and exotic water-birds. The centre has the most significant habitat improvement of its kind in Ireland,... Read More ›

Castle Ward

Family Attractions, National Trust, Parks and Gardens | Beyond Belfast

Castle Ward is full of personality. Situated in a stunning location overlooking Strangford Lough, the lawns rise up to the unique 18th century house and its Gothic façade. This fascinating house features both Gothic and Classical styles of... Read More ›

Clonard Monastery

Churches/Religious, Family Attractions, Historic Interest | West Belfast, Gaeltacht Quarter

The Church of the Most Holy Redeemer, Clonard Monastery is situated just off the Falls Road in West Belfast. Designed in the early French Gothic style, during World War II, the crypt doubled as an air raid shelter for women and children from the... Read More ›

Colin Glen Forest Park

Family Attractions | West Belfast

Colin Glen Forest Park is a beautiful woodland river glen located on the edge of the Belfast Hills. Home to SKYTrek – Ireland’s premier high & low ropes activity centre including 90 Metre Double Zip Line, Fan Descender, Climbing Wall & Climbing... Read More ›

Dundonald International Ice Bowl

Family Attractions | Castlereagh and District, East Belfast

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... Read More ›

The Giant's Causeway

Family Attractions, Historic Interest, National Trust | Beyond Belfast

A UNESCO World Heritage site, the Giant's Causeway is a magnificent, mysterious geological formation on the North East coast of Co Antrim steeped in myth and legend. The setting is a spectacular dynamic coastal landscape of Atlantic waves, rugged... Read More ›

The Grand Opera House

City Centre

The Grand Opera House is Northern Ireland's premier theatre. Read More ›

Irish Linen Centre and Lisburn Museum

Family Attractions, Museums | Lisburn and District

This award-winning museum is based in Lisburn’s oldest building, the 17th Century Market House, in the centre of the city. It brings to life the history of the Irish linen industry and its importance to Lisburn. Read More ›

Island Turf Crafts Visitor Centre

Family Attractions | Beyond Belfast

Island Turf Crafts gifts are hand-crafted using 5000 year-old Irish turf from some of Ireland's oldest boglands. The unique antique brown finish highlights every detail of the delicate ancient Celtic designs. The turf-made gifts include ornaments,... Read More ›

Lagan Valley LeisurePlex

Family Attractions | Lisburn and District

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

The MAC

Cathedral Quarter, City Centre

The MAC (Metropolitan Arts Centre), Belfast's brand new arts venue. We're selecting, creating and mixing up music, theatre, dance and art - bringing you the very best of local and international talent under one roof. Read More ›

Malone House

Family Attractions, Historic Interest, Parks and Gardens | South Belfast

This stunning Georgian mansion, located in south Belfast next to Barnett Demesne, is a popular location for marriage and civil partnership ceremonies, conferences, events and other functions, as well as dining in the Barnett Restaurant. Read More ›

The Mill at Conway Street

Family Attractions, Historic Interest | West Belfast, Gaeltacht Quarter

Built in 1842, this linen flax spinning mill is steeped in history and culture. It has been beautifully refurbished and is now a vibrant, welcoming place where visitors can experience authentic Belfast hospitality at its best. There is a Food and... Read More ›

Mount Stewart

Family Attractions, National Trust, Parks and Gardens | Beyond Belfast, North Down & District

Mount Stewart is one of the most inspiring and unusual gardens in the National Trust's ownership. Engaging tours of the opulent house reveal its fascinating heritage and historic world-famous artefacts and artwork. Read More ›

North Down Museum

Family Attractions, Historic Interest, Museums | North Down & District

Discover the area’s fascinating history in Northern Ireland’s most visited small museum, located amid the wooded nature trails of Castle Park in Bangor. Read More ›

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Name Location/Area Price  
Armagh County Museum Beyond Belfast 1 out of 5  
Belfast Castle Estate & Cave Hill Visitor Centre North Belfast 1 out of 5  
Belfast Zoological Gardens Newtownabbey and District, North Belfast 3 out of 5  
The Big Fish City Centre 0 out of 5  
Botanic Gardens South Belfast, Queen's Quarter 3 out of 5  
Castle Espie Wildfowl & Wetlands Centre Down and District 3 out of 5  
Castle Ward Beyond Belfast 3 out of 5  
Clonard Monastery West Belfast, Gaeltacht Quarter 0 out of 5  
Colin Glen Forest Park West Belfast 3 out of 5  
Dundonald International Ice Bowl Castlereagh and District, East Belfast 3 out of 5  
The Giant's Causeway Beyond Belfast 2 out of 5  
The Grand Opera House City Centre 3 out of 5  
Irish Linen Centre and Lisburn Museum Lisburn and District 0 out of 5  
Island Turf Crafts Visitor Centre Beyond Belfast 0 out of 5  
Lagan Valley LeisurePlex Lisburn and District 2 out of 5  
The MAC Cathedral Quarter, City Centre 3 out of 5  
Malone House South Belfast 1 out of 5  
The Mill at Conway Street West Belfast, Gaeltacht Quarter 2 out of 5  
Mount Stewart Beyond Belfast, North Down & District 3 out of 5  
North Down Museum North Down & District 0 out of 5  
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Highlights

Belfast Cathedral

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

Hillsborough Castle & Gardens

Hillsborough Castle is one of the most beautiful, and interesting historic properties... Read More ›

Stormont Parliament Buildings

Parliament Buildings is home to the Northern Ireland Assembly, the legislative body for... Read More ›