Visiting Titanic Belfast from Ramada Encore Belfast
Located about a mile from the Titanic Quarter, Ramada Encore Belfast City is ideal for those looking for a hotel near the Titanic Belfast museum. With 165 ensuite bedrooms, the hotel is situated in the city’s fashionable Cathedral Quarter and is perfect for both business travel and short city breaks.
Titanic Belfast is now one of the leading attractions in Northern Ireland and is the largest Titanic exhibition in the world. Since 2012 it’s been a popular destination for visitors to Belfast wanting to learn the secrets of the British passenger liner that famously sank back in 1912. In fact, many of the guests here at Ramada Encore Belfast have come to this great city specifically to visit this attraction.
Located on the site where the Titanic was launched, the impressive museum also provides visitors with the chance to learn about the history of Belfast itself. Extending over 9 interactive galleries, Titanic Belfast is a fully interactive experience incorporating special effects, rides and reconstructions, making for an amazing day out for the entire family.
How to get there
Ramada Encore Belfast City Hotel is located across the River Lagan from Titanic Belfast, just over a mile’s walk from the exhibition. Alternatively, the museum is a short car or taxi ride, and the site has 520 secure parking spaces. The Titanic Quarter Station is approximately 15 minutes’ walk from the museum, while Translink operate Metro Services 26, 26A, 26B, 26C from Belfast City Centre - departing outside the Belfast Welcome Centre to Titanic Belfast.
Titanic Belfast is open all year round, excluding 24th – 26th December. Seasonal opening hours are below:
January - March, 10am - 5pm
April - May, 9am - 6pm
June – August, 9am - 7pm
September, 9am - 6pm
October - December, 10am - 5pm
Prices per adult are £17.50, while entrance cost for children aged 5-16 is £7.25. Children under 5 can enter for free. Family tickets (2 adults, 2 children) are £43 while there are concessions for students, the unemployed and senior citizens.
View full prices on Titanic Belfast’s website. Individual tickets can be booked online while group bookings can also be organised through the museum’s website.
Titanic Belfast Facts
- Cost of the project was £100m
- Can hold 3,547 visitors, the exact same number as the capacity of the Titanic
- Played host to over 2.5m visitors from 145 countries
- The main exhibition measures 11,000 m2
- Located 100 metres in front of where the Titanic’s hull was constructed and launched