Eclectic Belfast Full-Day (inlcuding) Political Murals Walking Tour

Eclectic Belfast Full-Day (inlcuding) Political Murals Walking Tour

Gain a more in-depth view of the history of Belfast and Northern Ireland. A comprehensive overview of the period known as the troubles.
Discover how Belfast became an Industrial giant.See Sculptures and Street Art by International Artists. Get recommendations of things to see and do in Belfast. And after a 2 hour rest period for Lunch, we'll go into the west of the city Up the Shankhill Rd and Down the Falls road. Viewing and hearing through the Political Murals, More Modern Street art and a project called Re-imaging Murals. How Northern Ireland is building on its Good Friday agreement. We''ll pass through the Peace Gate, with its International Day of Peace Mural Created by both sides in the conflict and see the now famous Peace Wall that separates communities. See the Bobby Sands Mural. And as we pass the International Wall, View the many different aspects of life this controversial art portrays as we descend into the city center again.

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: City Hall Donegall Square, Belfast BT1 5GS Northern Ireland

After meeting at City Hall this walking tour will be an introduction to what else to see and do while in Belfast some of which is free when opened. You'll hear of great places to wine and dine in the cities best gastro bars and resturants and hearing a description of where Belfast came from and get a background of how the period known as the troubles are a part of the birth of Belfast. You'll hear of its past history, its present innovation and future redevelopment . And then we set off to discover some of the places and people you've just learnt about in the introduction to the tour. Passing the Titanic Memoral Garden as we strowl into the Linen quarter to reach our next stop.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Titanic Memorial Garden, Belfast City Hall Donegall Square, Belfast BT1 5GS Northern Ireland

It's hear you'll hear of the development of the Memorial garden to the Ill-fated HMS Titanic. And Thomas Andrws the designer of the Largest most luxuriuos passenger liner in 1912.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: St. Malachy's Church, 24 Alfred Street, Belfast BT2 8EN Northern Ireland

And having discovered how the linen industry developed the town of Belfast. We'll discover some of the Belfast buildings (like this remarkable church) along the way that make the city such a beautiful and unique space. As we enter the Markets area.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: St. George's Market, May Street, Belfast BT1 1NN Northern Ireland

Pass St. Georges market hearing of its history. Passing the courts area, hearing how the markets area developed as we reach the ICC Belfast Conference center

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Waterfront Hall, 2 Lanyon Place, Belfast BT1 3WH Northern Ireland

Now known as the International Conference Centre Belfast (ICC Belfast) see the many sculptures that surround it. Like one of the Glass of Thrones stained glass windows from the HBO blockbuster Game of Thrones. And hear of the history of this area, along the River Lagan. And seethe Farmer driving his sheep to market Sculpture.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Victoria Square Shopping Centre, 1 Victoria Square, Belfast BT1 4QG Northern Ireland

Leaving the River Lagan behind us now. We reach Vicotria Sq, to hear of its past present and future. And pass by towards the Belfast Entries.

Duration: 20 minutes

Pass By: Spirit of Belfast, 1 Arthur Square, Belfast BT1 4FB Northern Ireland

Well passby the Sculpture known as The Spirit of Belfast and here of the history of this area

Stop At: The Belfast Entries, Between High Street and Ann Street, Belfast Northern Ireland

Enter little narrow streets, where Belfast was Born. And hear of the rebellious locals. And where, now, locals and visitors mingle in their many Gastro Bars. As see the first of the Street Art. that helps tell the history of the area

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Cathedral Quarter, Belfast Northern Ireland

And it's in the Cathedral Quarter we'll view more of the International and Local Street Art. Hear of how Belfast and it's people are coming together to reconcile and build a brighter space for all, through it's many Free Festivals, Creative Organisations, and New Industries. A Cathedral Qaurter that is also a hive of entertainment, with more gastro bars and resturants. Hear of the Belfast Music scene and what it was like during the troubles. A Music scene with a very bright future you will hear about. And no dought will have already heard. As many local bands busk on the streets we have just walked.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: MAC, 10 Exchange Street West Cathedral Quarter, Belfast BT1 2NJ Northern Ireland

And after Lunch. (Your welcome to join me in The Mac. A local cross community project, of 3 art gallies and 2 fringe theatres. We will meetup again to focus more on the period known as the troubles. Hear how Modern Street Art and a project known as Re-Imaging Murals. is changing the writing on the walls. And of the route we have taken to peace as we continue to the Peace Wall and Political Murals. In West Belfast

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Belfast Central Library, Central Library Royal Avenue, Belfast BT1 1EA Northern Ireland

As we pass this Libary, we will view lots of Street Art by International Artists. As we walk towards the Shankhill Road.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Shankill Parade, Belfast BT13, UK

Here we will view Loyalist Murals and local Street Art

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: International Mural Wall Divis Street, A 501 Divis Street, Belfast BT12 4AL Northern Ireland

Passing through the Peace gate. Here we will view Murals for causes from all over the world.

Duration: 15 minutes

Pass By: Peace Wall, 15 Cupar Way, Belfast BT13 2RX Northern Ireland

View the Peace Wall that seperates communities.

Stop At: Bobby Sands Mural, 49 Falls Rd, Belfast BT13 2QR, UK

View The most photographed Mural in the Republican area of West Belfast. Which is the Bobby Sands Mural.

Duration: 10 minutes

Pass By: St Peter's Cathedral, St. Peters Square South, Belfast BT12 4BU Northern Ireland

Pass by to hear of the history and view more political and street art in this area. As we descend back into the city center.

Stop At: St Mary's Roman Catholic Church, Chapel Lane, Belfast Northern Ireland

Here you will here of the history of this Church as we enter Banks Square.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Kelly's Cellars, 30-32 Bank Street, Belfast BT1 1HL Northern Ireland

Here we will hear of the history of this pub, the oldest licenced pub in Belfast

Duration: 5 minutes



Informacion Adicional
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Service animals allowed"
"Near public transportation"
"Not recommended for travelers with back problems"
"Not recommended for pregnant travelers"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Your Guide will wear a face covering. And you can choose to do likewise."



Hora de Inicio: 10:00 AM
Duración: 6 Hours 30 Minutes
Lugar de comienzo: City Hall, Belfast BT1 5GS, UK

Cancelaciones y devoluciones: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.

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  • Local Guide

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  • Gratuities

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