Belfast City

images of locations in Belfast City

Clifton House, Clifton Street. Belfast City – 1774 (Béal Feirste – Mouth of the Sandbanks)

Clifton House is regarded as one of Belfast's finest Georgian buildings. It was built in 1774 by The Belfast Charitable Society and was used until the late 1880′s as Belfast’s Poor House. Although the Dublin [...]

Albert Memorial Clock, Queen’s Square. Belfast City – 1869

The Albert Memorial Clock is located at Queen's Square in Belfast and is one of Belfast's best known landmarks. In 1865 a competition for the design of a memorial to Queen Victoria's late Prince Consort, [...]

Belfast City Hall, Donegall Square. Belfast City – 1906

Belfast City Hall, built in 1906, is regarded as one of the finest buildings of it's era in the United Kingdom. Plans began in 1888 when Belfast was awarded city status by Queen Victoria. This [...]

Samson & Goliath Cranes, Queen’s Island. Belfast City – 1969 & 1974

These are the famous landmark gantry cranes that dominate the Belfast skyline. Samson and Goliath are named after Biblical figures and are located on Queen's Island in the Harland & Wolff shipyard. They were constructed by [...]

Belfast Castle, Antrim Road. Belfast City – 1870

Belfast Castle is set on the slopes of Cavehill Country Park  400 feet above sea level with stunning views overlooking Belfast Lough. Belfast's original Norman castle built in the 12th century in what is now [...]

Parliament Buildings, Stormont Estate. Belfast City – 1932

This impressive structure is the Parliament Building for Northern Ireland, better known as Stormont. In 1920, when 'Home Rule' was established in Northern Ireland, plans were launched to construct new parliament. The Stormont estate was [...]

Titanic Belfast Building, Queens Road. Belfast City – 2012

This incredible piece of architecture is Titanic Belfast which was designed by the American born architect Eric Kuhne and built by Harcourt Developments. This world class visitor attraction takes you on a journey through Belfast’s [...]

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