places/travel List of Famous Belfast Buildings & Structures

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List of the famous landmarks that make up the Belfast skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Belfast architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in Belfast are included on this list. Information about these Belfast buildings is included on this list, such as when the building first opened and what architectural style it falls under. List includes both new buildings in Belfast and older historic landmarks.

The list you're viewing has a variety of buildings, like Belfast Castle and Belfast City Hall, in it.

This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in Belfast?"

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Belfast. Famous architectural houses within the city of Belfast are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
Albert Bridge, Belfast is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Belfast Buildings & Structures
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Albert Bridge, Belfast


The Albert Bridge is a bridge in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Its three flat arches span the River Lagan and it is one of eight bridges in the city. It was completed in 1890 by Belfast city surveyor J C Bretland after two arches of the previous bridge suddenly collapsed in 1886. It is located close to ...more

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City/Town: Republic of Ireland

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Albert Memorial Clock, Belfast is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Belfast Buildings & Structures
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Albert Memorial Clock, Belfast


The Albert Memorial Clock is a clock tower situated at Queen's Square in Belfast, Northern Ireland. It was completed in 1869 and is one of the best known landmarks of Belfast. ...more

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City/Town: Belfast, United Kingdom

Opened: Jan 01 1870

Created By: W. J. Barre

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Bank Buildings, Belfast


The Bank Buildings is a red Dumfries sandstone building located at 1-27 Castle Street in Belfast, Northern Ireland. ...more

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City/Town: Republic of Ireland

Opened: Jan 01 1787

Created By: Robert Taylor

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Belfast Castle is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Belfast Buildings & Structures
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Belfast Castle is set on the slopes of Cavehill Country Park, Belfast, Northern Ireland in a prominent position 400 feet above sea level. Its location provides unobstructed views of the city of Belfast and Belfast Lough. ...more

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City/Town: Belfast, United Kingdom

Opened: Jan 01 1870

Created By: Charles Lanyon, John Lanyon

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#26 on The Top Must-See Attractions in Ireland

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Belfast City Hall is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Belfast Buildings & Structures
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Belfast City Hall


Belfast City Hall is the civic building of Belfast City Council. Located in Donegall Square, Belfast, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, it faces north and effectively divides the commercial and business areas of the city centre. ...more

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City/Town: Belfast, United Kingdom

Opened: Jan 01 1906

Created By: Alfred Brumwell Thomas

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#22 on The Top Must-See Attractions in Ireland

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Belfast Zoo is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Belfast Buildings & Structures
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Belfast Zoo


Belfast Zoological Gardens is a zoo in Belfast, Northern Ireland. It is located in a relatively secluded location on the northeastern slope of Cavehill, overlooking Belfast's Antrim Road, resulting in a uniquely tranquil environment for the animals that the zoo is frequently praised for. ...more

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City/Town: Belfast, United Kingdom

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#27 on The Top Must-See Attractions in Ireland

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Crown Liquor Saloon is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Belfast Buildings & Structures
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Crown Liquor Saloon


The Crown Liquor Saloon is a public house in Belfast, Northern Ireland, located in Great Victoria Street. Refurbished to a high standard in 1885, it is an outstanding example of a Victorian gin palace, and is one of Northern Ireland's best-known pubs. ...more

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City/Town: Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom, United Kingdom with Dependencies and Territories

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First Church of Belfast


First Church of Belfast is a historic church on Church Street in Belfast, Maine. It was built in 1818 and added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1976. ...more

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City/Town: Belfast, Maine, USA

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