Belfast City Hall Area Photos

Belfast City Hall sits on Donegall Square which is ringed by heritage buildings. For a few blocks south lies the Linenhall district, west is Great Victoria Street & north sits Donegall Place with shops & a modern shopping center. The entire area is a mix of various architecture of interest.

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Former Robinson & Cleaver Building. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Statue of Queen Victoria & former Robinson & Cleaver Building. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Former Robinson & Cleaver & former Water Office buildings on Donegall Square North. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Former Water Office. Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Former Robinson & Cleaver Building (1886) (56 Donegall Square North). Belfast, Northern Ireland. Architect: Young & Mackenzie.Statue of Queen Victoria & former Robinson & Cleaver Building. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Former Robinson & Cleaver & former Water Office buildings on Donegall Square North. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Former Water Office (Marks & Spencer) (1869) (1 Donegall Square North). Belfast, Northern Ireland. Architect: Lanyon, Lynn & Lanyon.
Heritage building with clock tower. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Ocean Building. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Ocean Building. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Scottish Provident Institution. Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Heritage building with clock tower (1894) (2-4 Chichester St.). Belfast, Northern Ireland.Ocean Building (1902) (1-3 Donegall Square East). Belfast, Northern Ireland.Ocean Building (1902) (1-3 Donegall Square East). Belfast, Northern Ireland. Architect: Young & Mackenzie.Scottish Provident Institution (1897) (1-11 Donegall Square West). Belfast, Northern Ireland. Architect: Young & Mackenzie.
Upper level details of Scottish Provident Institution on Donegall Square. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Facade carving details of Scottish Provident Institution on Donegall Square. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Facade carving details of Scottish Provident Institution on Donegall Square. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Corner details of Scottish Provident Institution on Donegall Square. Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Upper level details of Scottish Provident Institution on Donegall Square. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Facade carving details of Scottish Provident Institution on Donegall Square. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Facade carving details of Scottish Provident Institution on Donegall Square. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Corner details of Scottish Provident Institution on Donegall Square. Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Corner details of Scottish Provident Institution on Donegall Square. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Doorway details of Scottish Provident Institution on Donegall Square. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Streetscape of Donegall Place with Belfast City Hall in distance. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Streetscape of Donegall Place with curved pillars bearing names of ships built in Belfast. Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Corner details of Scottish Provident Institution on Donegall Square. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Doorway details of Scottish Provident Institution on Donegall Square. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Streetscape of Donegall Place with Belfast City Hall in distance. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Streetscape of Donegall Place with curved pillars bearing names of ships built in Belfast. Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Sharman D. Neill Building. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Pediment detail of Sharman D. Neill Building. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Barclays building. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Donegall Place streetscape. Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Sharman D. Neill Building (1903) (36-38 Donegall Place). Belfast, Northern Ireland. Style: NeoBaroque. Architect: Vincent Craig.Pediment detail of Sharman D. Neill Building (1903) (36-38 Donegall Place). Belfast, Northern Ireland.Barclays building (17 Castle Pl.). Belfast, Northern Ireland.Donegall Place streetscape. Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Provincial Bank of Ireland. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Castle Court Shopping Center. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Castle Court Shopping Center. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Castle Court Shopping Center. Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Provincial Bank of Ireland (1867-9) (2 Royal Ave.) (Castle Place). Belfast, Northern Ireland. Architect: W.J. Barre.Castle Court Shopping Center (Donegall Place). Belfast, Northern Ireland.Castle Court Shopping Center (Donegall Place). Belfast, Northern Ireland.Castle Court Shopping Center (Donegall Place). Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Castle Court Shopping Center & repurposed heritage facades. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Gresham Life Office facade now incorporated in shopping center. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Bank of Ireland. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Square clock on Bank of Ireland tower. Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Castle Court Shopping Center & repurposed heritage facades (Donegall Place). Belfast, Northern Ireland.Gresham Life Office facade (1887) now incorporated in shopping center. Belfast, Northern Ireland. Architect: Wm J Gilliland.Bank of Ireland (1928) (92-100 Royal Ave.). Belfast, Northern Ireland. Style: Art Deco. Architect: J.V. Downes.Square clock on Bank of Ireland tower. Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Linen Hall Library at 17 Donegall Square North. Belfast, Northern Ireland.The Linenhall heritage office building. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Sinclair House. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Centrepoint building beyond Thompson Memorial Fountain. Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Linen Hall Library at 17 Donegall Square North. Belfast, Northern Ireland. The Linenhall heritage office building (3 Linenhall St. W. at 9 Clarence St.). Belfast, Northern Ireland.Sinclair House (21 Bedford St.). Belfast, Northern Ireland.Centrepoint building (24 Ormeau Ave.) beyond Thompson Memorial Fountain (1885). Belfast, Northern Ireland.
BBC broadcasting house beyond Thompson Memorial Fountain. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Bankmore House with diamond-shape clock. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Clock tower detail of Bankmore House. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Lincoln Building on Great Victoria St. Belfast, Northern Ireland.
BBC broadcasting house (1939) (Ormeau Avenue at Bedford St.) beyond Thompson Memorial Fountain (1885). Belfast, Northern Ireland. Architect: James Millar.Bankmore House (Bedford at Bankmore Sts.) with diamond-shape clock. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Clock tower detail of Bankmore House (Bedford at Bankmore Sts.). Belfast, Northern Ireland.Lincoln Building on Great Victoria St. Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Great Victoria Street streetscape. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Millennium House on Great Victoria St. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Belfast Grand Opera House. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Belfast Grand Opera House rebuilt after bombings in WWII & during the Troubles. Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Great Victoria Street streetscape. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Millennium House on Great Victoria St. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Belfast Grand Opera House (1895). Belfast, Northern Ireland. Architect: Frank Matcham.Belfast Grand Opera House rebuilt after bombings in WWII & during the Troubles. Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Cirque and Grand Opera House sign. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Statue of Mercury on Belfast Grand Opera House. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Drama actor relief on Belfast Grand Opera House. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Comedy clown relief on Belfast Grand Opera House. Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Cirque and Grand Opera House sign. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Statue of Mercury on Belfast Grand Opera House. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Drama actor relief on Belfast Grand Opera House. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Comedy clown relief on Belfast Grand Opera House. Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Belfast Grand Opera House plaque. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Crown Liquor Saloon in Great Victoria Street. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Front facade with decorations dating from c1885 of Crown Liquor Saloon. Belfast, Northern Ireland.External ironwork & tiles at Crown Liquor Saloon. Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Belfast Grand Opera House plaque. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Crown Liquor Saloon in Great Victoria Street. Belfast, Northern Ireland. Front facade with decorations dating from c1885 of Crown Liquor Saloon. Belfast, Northern Ireland.External ironwork & tiles at Crown Liquor Saloon. Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Robinson's building near Crown Liquor Saloon. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Robinson's street clock near Crown Liquor Saloon. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Lamp over decoration on Robinson's building at Crown Liquor Saloon. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Presbyterian Assembly with Gothic clock tower. Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Robinson's building (1895) near Crown Liquor Saloon. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Robinson's street clock near Crown Liquor Saloon. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Lamp over decoration on Robinson's building at Crown Liquor Saloon. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Presbyterian Assembly (1905) with Gothic clock tower. Belfast, Northern Ireland. Architect: Robert Young.
Gothic clock tower details of Presbyterian Assembly. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Gothic facade detail of Presbyterian Assembly. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Spires atop Presbyterian Assembly tower with Scottish style crown. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Portal of Presbyterian Assembly. Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Gothic clock tower details of Presbyterian Assembly. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Gothic facade detail of Presbyterian Assembly. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Spires atop Presbyterian Assembly tower with Scottish style crown. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Portal of Presbyterian Assembly. Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Facade carvings of Presbyterian Assembly. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Facade carvings of Presbyterian Assembly. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Europa Hotel on Great Victoria St. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Europa Hotel on Great Victoria St. Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Facade carvings of Presbyterian Assembly. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Facade carvings of Presbyterian Assembly. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Europa Hotel on Great Victoria St. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Europa Hotel on Great Victoria St. Belfast, Northern Ireland.
John Bell House on Great Victoria St. Belfast, Northern Ireland.John Bell House on Great Victoria St. Belfast, Northern Ireland.John Bell House on Great Victoria St. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Henry Cooke statue 1876 by Samuel Ferris Lynn on College Square. Belfast, Northern Ireland.
John Bell House on Great Victoria St. Belfast, Northern Ireland.John Bell House on Great Victoria St. Belfast, Northern Ireland.John Bell House on Great Victoria St. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Henry Cooke (1788-1868) statue 1876 by Samuel Ferris Lynn on College Square. Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Royal Belfast Academical Institution on College Square. Belfast, Northern Ireland.St George's Market. Belfast, Northern Ireland.Royal Courts of Justice. Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Royal Belfast Academical Institution (1810) on College Square. Belfast, Northern Ireland. Architect: Sir John Soane.St George's Market (1896) (May St.). Belfast, Northern Ireland. Architect: J.C. Bretland. Royal Courts of Justice (1933) (May @ Oxford Streets). Belfast, Northern Ireland. Style: Neoclassical. Architect: Sir Richard Allison & James Grey West.

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