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The Engine Room Town Gallery

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Snaky dogs and woven balaclavas

This art gallery is free to enter. I called in with friends. Lots of rooms with paintings by... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2014
Steveodo
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Carrickfergus, United Kingdom
A MUST FOR VISITORS TO BELFAST

The Engine Room Gallery is situated right beside the City Hall in the centre of Belfast and... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
irlandais268
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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“Closed despite claiming to be open!”
10 Apr 2017
“A MUST FOR VISITORS TO BELFAST”
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5 Donegal Square, Belfast BT2 8DY, Northern Ireland
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 18 November 2014

This art gallery is free to enter. I called in with friends. Lots of rooms with paintings by different artists. Two sculptures really intrigued me. One artist had made these bizarre tubular, long legged dogs (see photo). They were textured and coloured like beagles, but...More

2  Thank Steveodo
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Reviewed 2 December 2014

This gallery is between the Ulster Hall and St Malachy's Church, south of City Hall. If you approach from The Ulster Hall, you'll see it's glass front, with RPP written on it, but from the other direction, it looks like an old warehouse. The entrance...More

3  Thank letterkennycaint
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was completely shut up, obviously closed despite saying again on the door and online that it was open. Make sure you call before you go.

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Reviewed 10 April 2017

The Engine Room Gallery is situated right beside the City Hall in the centre of Belfast and exhibits contemporary local artists. During April there are 3 exhibitions: A Dander Down The Street by John Mc Macken, Oft-repeated by Hollie Sloan and the Ulster University's Students...More

1  Thank irlandais268
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Lovely place different to other places would recommend coming to here it is a very welcoming and interesting

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Reviewed 25 January 2017

The Engine Room Gallery is situated beside City Hall and is probably the most important gallery in Northern Ireland as it showcases contemporary art by mostly local artists. It is a must for anyone who wishes to wishes a deeper insight into the Northern Ireland...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2016

This wonderful gallery is so central and conveniently placed. A rich variety of artwork on display and this changes every month on the first Thursday. The front of house volunteers are very friendly and helpful. It is an excellent retreat from the hustle and bustle...More

1  Thank MasseyFergusonWalsh
Reviewed 25 April 2015 via mobile

The Engine Room Gallery is fantastic. It shows a vast range of contemporary art and has fabulous, varied exhibitions. I literally only recently discovered this place existed in Clarence Street, just off Linenhall Street in Belfast BT2 8DY. Although the gallery is located in an...More

2  Thank CiaraSlevin
Reviewed 27 December 2014

I was fascinated by the snaky dogs made from drift wood. I was talking to the men who were there, I think they said the artist found the wood for it walking on the coast in France. The building is very good as a gallery,...More

2  Thank Hanni_LR43
Reviewed 2 December 2014

This gallery is between the Ulster Hall and St Malachy's Church, south of City Hall. If you approach from The Ulster Hall, you'll see it's glass front, with RPP written on it, but from the other direction, it looks like an old warehouse. The entrance...More

3  Thank letterkennycaint
Reviewed 18 November 2014

This art gallery is free to enter. I called in with friends. Lots of rooms with paintings by different artists. Two sculptures really intrigued me. One artist had made these bizarre tubular, long legged dogs (see photo). They were textured and coloured like beagles, but...More

2  Thank Steveodo
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