Summer Tours of Clifton House

Cost: 
From £6.50
Tours of Clifton House will be held Monday - Friday during July and August at 3.00pm. A tours will transport visitors to 18th century Belfast to hear tales of the town's princes and paupers.
Clifton House, Belfast

Have you ever wondered what lies behind the façade of Clifton House?  This imposing Georgian building has seen its fair share of war, famine and plague, but few know the real story and this summer you can find out more.

In visiting the House you’ll see and hear the personal stories of those who petitioned the Society both inside and outside the confines of Poor House.  Their stories, at times difficult, at times uplifting continue beyond the Poor House through employment, emigration and even in death with many buried in the Society’s Clifton Street Graveyard.

The development of Belfast is fundamentally linked to the development of the Belfast Charitable Society.  The Society became responsible for services such as water supply, medical provisions, street lighting and philanthropy within the town.  All of this was over 150 years before Belfast City Hall was even built!

Tours will be held Monday - Friday at 3.00pm.  Each Friday will include a tour of Clifton Street Cemetery.  To book a tour, please contact us 028 90997022 or email [email protected]

 

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Dates
  • Jul
    4
    3:00pm
  • Jul
    5
    3:00pm
  • Jul
    6
    3:00pm
  • Jul
    7
    3:00pm
  • Jul
    10
    3:00pm
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    11
    3:00pm
  • Jul
    14
    3:00pm
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    17
    3:00pm
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    18
    3:00pm
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    19
    3:00pm
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    20
    3:00pm
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    21
    3:00pm
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    24
    3:00pm
  • Jul
    25
    3:00pm
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    26
    3:00pm
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    27
    3:00pm
  • Jul
    28
    3:00pm
  • Jul
    31
    3:00pm
  • Aug
    1
    3:00pm
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    2
    3:00pm
  • Aug
    3
    3:00pm
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    4
    3:00pm
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    7
    3:00pm
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    8
    3:00pm
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    9
    3:00pm
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    10
    3:00pm
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    11
    3:00pm
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    14
    3:00pm
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    15
    3:00pm
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    16
    3:00pm
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    17
    3:00pm
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    18
    3:00pm
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    21
    3:00pm
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    22
    3:00pm
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    23
    3:00pm
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    24
    3:00pm
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    25
    3:00pm
  • Aug
    28
    3:00pm
  • Aug
    29
    3:00pm
  • Aug
    30
    3:00pm
  • Aug
    31
    3:00pm
  • Sep
    1
    3:00pm
  • Jul
    3
    3:00pm
Venue
Clifton House
2 North Queen Street, Belfast, Northern Ireland BT15 1EQ
Belfast
BT15 1ES