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Welcome to Titanic Belfast, the ultimate tourist guide for your visit to the world renowned Titanic Quarter in Belfast. The area, steeped in the history of the famous vessel, is the perfect place to visit whether you’re an avid fan of the history of the Titanic or a complete novice but intrigued to find out more. Although undoubtedly visiting the Titanic Museum will be the highlight of your visit, there will also be other things that shall contribute to the overall experience of your visit to the city of Belfast. This site is the perfect place for you to find out all the information you will need to enjoy your visit to the full, including places to stay and eat.

The first stage of the development of the site to become now the Titanic Quarter commenced in July 2006. The 185 acre site was formerly occupied by Harland & Wolf, who of course constructed RMS Titanic. In the 10 years since then, the change in the geography of what once was an abandoned former shipyard to what is now an iconic area of modern architecture but still maintaining that historical edge has been nothing short of remarkable. Directly adjacent to the Titanic Quarter is the Odyssey Arena, which is laden with many things to do. The W5 is perfect for children of all ages, as well as adults with that childish streak still in them! The arena also is the home of the Belfast Giants ice hockey team is a venue for many massive music concerts and also houses Odeon cinema. Moreover, the restaurants within the building are fantastic too!

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However, the main attraction of the region is of course the stunning Titanic Belfast museum. It was opened in early April 2012 amid a frenzy of excitement from both the media and the general public alike, both within the island of Ireland and worldwide. Such is the interest in the Titanic; journalists from as far as Argentina were there to witness the opening. Your visit to the museum shall take you on a visual journey covering 9 themes:

  • Boomtown Belfast
  • The Shipyard
  • The Launch
  • The Fit-Out
  • The Maiden Voyage
  • The Sinking
  • The Aftermath
  • Myths and Legends
  • Titanic Beneath

Titanic Quarter in belfastI shall not go into detail about these themes so as not to spoil it for you, but Titanic Belfast truly has to be seen to be believed. It highlights the lesser known facts and stories of the Titanic and is a fantastic day out for the whole family. Furthermore, with the many things to do in Belfast as a whole, your visit to Titanic Quarter is sure to be an unforgettable experience for the whole family. From hotels to restaurants, activities for the kids and activities for the adults, titanicbelfast.org is your one-stop website so that you have all the necessary information about Titanic Quarter, Titanic itself and things to do to ensure that your visit is one to remember and cherish.