All visitors are encouraged to visit Clifton House in Belfast! Visitors can experience the magnificent Georgian building, surrounded by tranquil gardens located in the heart of Belfast. In the past, the house was used as a hospital and nursing home for older people, but today, as well as still providing residence for older people, the house acts as a headquarters from which the society of Belfast uses to deliver their philanthropic work that addresses disadvantage!  With guided tours and immersive interactions with the history of the house, come along and take a step back in history and discover what life was like in the past at Clifton House!

Why should I visit Clifton House in Belfast?

With a wide range of tours, talks, and unique venue hire facilities, Clifton House is the perfect location to uncover stories of the history of Belfast and what life was like in the late 17th century! Recently the house has added augmented reality tours to their arsenal in which guests can really live out their experience through the eyes of the past!

New immersive tours of Clifton house take place every weekend! Through the use of innovative augmented reality technology, from the moment guests step through the door they will be transported back through time to the Belfast Poor House, the houses old name before Clifton House, which provided a safe place for thousands of people, from young to old throughout the years.

  • Tours can be booked online
  • Family and group tours are available
  • Open from 9 am to 4.30 pm on weekdays
  • Open from 11 am to 3 pm on weekends

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