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Guildhall

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Beautiful building

Our coach tour stopped here as it’s in the heart of Derry and has good bathrooms. The brickwork... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Polly H
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Gloversville, New York
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Great old bldg.

Was included on wall tour and was beautiful. Looks like a church on the outside but is the city... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Roy P
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The historic Guildhall is one of Derry's most recognisable landmarks, located in the heart of the city since 1890. The Guildhall is a must see visitor attraction with over 20 magnificent stained glass windows representing the history of the city and...more
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Guildhall Shipquay Place, Derry BT48 6DQ, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our coach tour stopped here as it’s in the heart of Derry and has good bathrooms. The brickwork, stained glass and other features are lovely. It’s free to enter. There are rooms with exhibits detailing the history of the city.

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lovely building. Stunning stain glass windows. Couldn't see much of the rooms as it's a working government building, but what we saw was good.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Guildhall is beautiful and well worth a visit. However, the cafe should be avoided. We visited on a Saturday morning, one of the staff, who was wearing plastic gloves, rubbed at her nose, played with her hair and served customers, wearing the same pair...More

Thank Lynda D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was included on wall tour and was beautiful. Looks like a church on the outside but is the city hall.

Thank Roy P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The stained glass windows are the showstopper in this building, but the pipe organ upstairs is also spectacular. The little museum is nice but you can see the whole thing in like 30 minutes.

Thank Debi M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is a lot to learn about the history of this city when visiting this 17th century building, now a city council building. Visitors are permitted to view many of it's public rooms and stain glass windows. The building's original architecture and details have been...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful piece of Derry culture that is educational as well as fun. Lovely staff and very clean .worth the visit.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This beautiful building has been lovingly restored and maintained. The stained glass windows are particularly stunning and entry is free

Thank Katy44b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful building that has survived some turbulent times and thankfully is still standing. The exhibition on the plantation is interesting and you can view the council chamber along with the lovely stained glass windows and many statues.

Thank markusTyrone
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This town hall has a ton of history of the city of Derry. It was really informative, all free, on the first floor. The upper level has gorgeous stained glass (20th century). Why you have stained glass in a judicial chamber I am not sure,...More

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chjinkettoh
24 October 2017|
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Response from Eskimo26 | Reviewed this property |
I think as I can remember there is a throne on the 2nd floor where you can sit and there is a cape/robe you can put on. Possibly? Ask the lady at reception desk.
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Response from mamjjjggffxvh | Reviewed this property |
oh I emailed them and it says there open easter saturday
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Dorothy B
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Response from daveashuk | Reviewed this property |
I would check with the Internet site
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