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Experience Belfast

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Experience Belfast provides you with the best overview of Belfast you will find. Originally a walking tour which could best be described as street theatre, it's a theatrical experience available as a Day Tour, Walking Tour or Coach Tour. We provide...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
24 Rosemary Street | Outside the front gates of Belfast City Hall, Belfast BT1 1QD, Northern Ireland
+44 7771 640746
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Belfast is a city with a long history. Arthur’s tour was a great way to unravel the political, economic and social stories that make Belfast the wonderful place it is today. I recommend doing this tour as a way to gain insight into the city’s...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Arthur's unique blend of insight and humour make this tour a must if you are lucky enough to visit Belfast. He covers all the history - the good the bad and the ugly! We were on a organised tour on which we were lucky enough...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago
Review of: Hidden Belfast

We had a fantastic time learning about the past and present of Belfast. Arthur our guide was a fantastic storyteller. His clear enthusiasm, humour and great knowledge of Belfast's hidden secrets kept us thoroughly engaged from beginning to end. I would highly recommend this tour...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed this walk. Arthur is wonderful - a mine of information -historical, political and musical. And funny. I particularly enjoyed the explanation of why Belfast was never a slave port. And of the hypocrisy associated with Belfast's entry ways. Arthur also made a point...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Informative, fun, and balanced tour by Sean. So many different stories, sites, and categories of interest addressed. Sean clearly loves his city and is eager to share (and good at sharing) what he knows and has carefully researched. I'm so glad we took this tour...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed a great tour from Arthur. He brought a personal touch and a great sense of humour that engaged both complete newcomers to Belfast and those who had been a few times. I recommend the tour especially for those with an interest in culture...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Arthur McGee is so knowledgeable, so informative that his tour of Belfast is an absolute must, the highlight of our visit.

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Arthur M, Manager at Experience Belfast, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the kind words. My aim is to entertain, engage and inform. If you come to a city like Belfast you'll have a great time but there are parts of our history that need illuminated.

Reviewed 8 October 2018

This was my third visit to Belfast in the past 6 years and Arthur Magee's tour was one of THE highlights of all of my visits. Arthur brings the city to life by explaining its history and also pointing out the hidden history by sharing...More

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Arthur M, Manager at Experience Belfast, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much Martin. It's important to remember that even at the height of the Troubles, there were people (and a lot of them) who lived lives that were not defined by the accident of their birth. Punk Rock in Belfast is a good example...More

Reviewed 4 October 2018

The main reason for my visit, was to visit the Titanic museum & simply escape for a few days.. What an eye opener! Belfast is full of interest, & exceptionally friendly people.. The Titanic experience did not disappoint, it lived up to its awesome expectations....More

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Arthur M, Manager at Experience Belfast, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Cheers - we do tours ranging from an afternoon to a week. I'm so glad you enjoyed your time here.

Reviewed 3 October 2018

Had three very busy days in Belfast organised by Newmarket Travel . Sun we were met by Arther Magee at the airport escorted to our hotel. Mon a.m. toured with Arthur on a coach to see the wall and paintings and a city tour. Mon...More

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Arthur M, Manager at Experience Belfast, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much. No matter how long your stay from 3 hours to 3 days, we do our level best to ensure you have a great time.

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29 April 2018|
Response from Arthur M | Property representative |
Hullo If you are asking about the Day Tour, you can't book it online. The reason for this is that Ticketing Agencies tend to take a percentage of the overall ticket price. For the Day Tour, a large part of the price are... More
4 July 2017|
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Response from KAOSeattle | Reviewed this property |
I think the Experience Belfast tour might be best in a smaller intimate group. however, I understand he has given group tour and could do it really well. you should email him and ask about a discount and tour size. he is a... More
17 May 2017|
Response from Arthur M | Property representative |
Hi Jeremy - I'm sory I've no scheduled tours tomorrow Friday 19 May.