Voted number one must see destination in 2018 via Lonely Planet, its time to discover Belfast. Come explore one of the Worlds most visited tourist attractions at Titanic Belfast, or learn about the period known as the troubles in Belfast with a Black Taxi Tour, you can also sign the Peace Wall, and visit Europe's largest outdoor art gallery at the International Wall.
Black Taxi Murals Tour
The tour focuses on ‘both sides’ of our community. You will visit the mainly Catholic (or Nationalist) Falls Road and the mainly Protestant (or Unionist) Shankill Road. You will cross the ‘peace line’ or ‘peace wall’ that continues to separate both communities. Both sides have used murals to tell their story, celebrate their past and raise awareness about how political decisions affected their communities.
Titanic Belfast extends over nine interactive galleries, with multiple dimensions to the exhibition, drawing together special effects, dark rides, full-scale reconstructions and innovative interactive features. Explore the shipyard, travel to the depths of the ocean and uncover the true legend of Titanic, in the city where it all began.
Complete your Titanic Experience with a visit to the world’s last remaining White Star vessel and RMS Titanic’s original tender ship - SS Nomadic! Walk the decks, explore the ship, and take journey through over 100 years of authentic maritime and social history...
Originally built alongside the mighty RMS Titanic in Belfast in 1911, the SS Nomadic is much more than just “Titanic’s little sister”. Designed by Thomas Andrews and built using the same design and similar luxurious finishes the similarities to the Titanic are plain to see. Being exactly one quarter of the size of her famous friend, the Nomadic is often referred to as “a mini Titanic” Over 100 years of history and adventures are evident the minute you step on board.
Crumlin Road Gaol
The Crumlin Road Gaol dates back to 1845, and closed its doors as a working prison after 150 years in service in 1996. The Gaol has re-opened as a visitor attraction after extensive renovations and today you can take a guided tour of the prison.
The Tour will cover all aspects of the Gaol from the Tunnel linking the courthouse on the other side of the Crumlin Road, to the Hanging Cell, the Historic Holding Cells, Governors Office, Centre Circle, C-Wing and Graveyard.