Belfast has earned a reputation as a top city destination packed with history, culture, exciting events, great food and super shopping.

Even better, you don’t have to break the bank to have a great time in the capital city as we’ve put together a list of things to do in Belfast for £10 and under.


Crumlin Road Gaol

Crumlin Road Gaol is one of Belfast’s most historic buildings dating back to the nineteenth century. (Image credit to Crumlin Road Gaol)

Visitors can explore first-hand the building’s colourful past and gain a unique and memorable insight of the daily lives and routines of both prisoners and prison officers.

Opening Hours: Open 7 Days a Week

Price: Adult: £9.00, Child: £6.50

Image Courtesy of Crumlin Road Gaol

Titanic Boat Tour

Find out all about the world famous ship with the Lagan Boat Company on a Public Guided Titanic Boat Tour around Belfast Harbour.

During the tour visitors will be shown original photos of the shipyard and Belfast offering a real insider view into its historic past.

Opening Hours: Open 7 Days a Week

Price: Adult: £10.00, Child: £6.00

Maritime Mile

Objects along the Maritime Mile are coming to life!  Bring your mobile phone and "chat" to the 12 objects along the way, including Titanic Belfast, HMS Caroline, SS Nomadic and the Salmon of Knowledge, known locally as The Big Fish.

SS Nomadic and HMS Caroline

Step aboard and experience over 100 years of authentic maritime and social history with a visit to the SS Nomadic and HMS Caroline (Re-opening 2017).

The last remaining White Star Line Ship in the world, the SS Nomadic is restored to her former glory and housed in Belfast’s historic Hamilton Dock. A short distance away at Alexandra Dock – located beside Titanic Pump House – is HMS Caroline, a unique survivor from the Battle of Jutland.

Opening Hours: Open 7 Days a Week

Price (SS Nomadic): Adult: £7.00, Child: £5.00

Belfast Cathedral - The Cathedral Church of St. Anne

Found within Belfast’s Cathedral Quarter, St. Anne’s Cathedral is a fine example of a Romanesque building. With its five large pillars each side of the central nave and half pillars in the walls at either end, the cathedral also boasts beautiful stained glass windows and mosaics on two ceilings.

Visitors can explore the cathedral’s fascinating history on a self-guided audio tour.

Opening Hours: Open all Year Round for Worship and Services

Price: Adult: £5.00, Child: £3.00

The MAC Belfast

Located in the heart of Belfast, The MAC is one of Europe’s leading art centres. The venue houses three art galleries, two theatres, a bar/restaurant, family room and multiple rehearsal and office spaces.

Designed by architects Hackett Hall McKnight, the MAC has won numerous building awards including a RIBA National Award.

Opening Hours: Open 7 Days a Week

Price: Free (Some exhibitions and shows may entail a small charge)

Ulster Museum

As Northern Ireland’s treasure house of past and present, the Ulster Museum (Image courtesy of National Museum Northern Ireland) is home to a rich collection of art, history and natural sciences. Come face to face with dinosaurs, meet an Egyptian Mummy or explore legends of yesteryear.

Opening Hours: Open all year round, Tuesday to Sunday.

Price: Free

Belfast Parks

Pack a picnic and head off to one of Belfast’s many parks and open spaces. Explore the Victorian heritage at the beautiful Botanic Gardens (Tropical Ravine is currently closed) or come face-to-face with the Gruffalo on a walking trail at Colin Glen Forest Park.

Open all year round, Belfast’s parks are the perfect way to explore the great outdoors.

Opening Hours: Open 7 Days a Week

Price: Free

Linen Hall Library

A truly unique institution, Linen Hall Libraryfounded in 1788, is the oldest library in Belfast and the last subscribing library in Ireland.

Renowned for its Irish and local studies collections, it houses 250,000 items in the Northern Ireland Political Collection, the definitive archive of the recent troubles.

Opening Hours: Monday – Saturday

Price: Free

Belfast City Hall Tour

Visit the iconic Belfast City Hall and relax on the lawn, refresh at the coffee shop, visit the Titanic Memorial Garden or take a guided tour of this beautiful and ornate building.

Opening Hours: Tours operate 7 days a week (excluding bank / public
holidays)

Price: Free

 

The Lost City Adventure Golf

Start your epic adventure at The Lost City Adventure Golf, Belfast, Northern Ireland’s first indoor adventure golf course. Make your way around the course amidst simulated thunder and lightning storms and challenge your skills against rainforest animals and moving walls. 

Opening Hours: Monday - Sunday 10:00 - 22:00

Prices:
Adventurers (aged 12 and up) - £7.50
Explorers (aged 6-11) - £5.50
Young ‘Uns (aged 5 and under) - £4
Early Bird (before 12pm) - £6
Students/Seniors - £6

 

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