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Historical monument

Located near the Big Fish and a beautiful monument.Kept in very good condition and worth a visit. Easily seen from a distance

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Esther H
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Irvine, United Kingdom
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

You will notice this clock while visiting the Cathedral quarter of Belfast. Interesting bit of history behind the building of the clock and is the combo of the leaning tower of Pisa/Elizabeth Clock combo. If you take the HOHO tour, they mention the history of its building while on the tour. Not something to go out of my way to... More 

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Thank susandhi
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5 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As said it is just a bell tower, ok to see if you walk by it. Not worth the effort to go there for just this.

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Thank Sebastiaan A
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful piece of architecture - would recommend going to see this and learning about the history and culture of Belfast

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Thank Jake H
Bedford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I saw the clock and thought of Big Ben. The slight tilt off centre makes it a real,point of interest. It stands as a great landmark in Belfast.

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Thank Ann C
Irvine, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located near the Big Fish and a beautiful monument.Kept in very good condition and worth a visit. Easily seen from a distance

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Thank Esther H
Lancashire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best for the stories the locals tell about it and the swamp it was built on - hence the inclination. You can get the overhead cranes of the Harland and Woolf shipyard in the background ofa photo opf the tower. Nice area to walk aeound. The oldest pub in Belfast is across the road.

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Thank PolScot
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Loved my dad telling me stories about this place when he was a kid, how it was over a river and that's why it's wonky!

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Thank khufu1984
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

This clock may remind us of Queen Victoria's consort, Albert. The Albert memorial in London is far more impressive. in fact the whole centre of Belfast reminds us of Victorian taste in buildings, architecture etc..

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Thank Vincent D
Squamish, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

There are benches you can sit on and people watch. There are always lots of tourists.Quite often they have things going on in the small park. It is also close to the water front where you can see the ship yards where the Titanic was built.

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Thank Arena1937
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

Not a bad clock tower but this isn't a huge tourist attraction and nor should it be, it's nice to look at it if you walk past but it's not worth going out of your way to see it.

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