We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Verbal Arts Centre

Closed Now: 09:00 - 17:30
Open today: 09:00 - 17:30
Review Highlights
Cultural Centre based in an old school building within the City Walls

Interesting building with sources of information and on-going activities for all age groups. Café... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2016
C7425LRdavidf
,
Limavady, United Kingdom
Worth a visit!

So easy to pop in as you walk Derrys walls. If you have an interest in the spoken word, poetry and... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2014
QualityIrelandlady
,
Ireland
Read all 6 reviews
2
All photos (2)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good68%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
26 Jul 2016
“Cultural Centre based in an old school building within the City Walls”
2 Nov 2014
“Worth a visit!”
About
Closed Now
Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:30
See all hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Nov
Dec
Jan
Contact
And Mall Wall Stable Lane | Bishop Street, Derry BT48 6PU, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7126 6946
Call
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Derry
from US$26.10
More Info
from US$26.10
More Info
from US$26.10
More Info
from US$19.60
More Info
Reviews (6)
Filter reviews
6 results
Traveller rating
1
4
1
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
1
4
1
0
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Interesting building with sources of information and on-going activities for all age groups. Café serving snacks, tea, coffee etc. and meals during the day. Easy access from City Walls (Bishops Gate)

Thank C7425LRdavidf
Reviewed 2 November 2014

So easy to pop in as you walk Derrys walls. If you have an interest in the spoken word, poetry and literature great venue.

Thank QualityIrelandlady
Reviewed 16 October 2014

We stopped at Bloom's cafe here, while walking round the Walls of Derry. It is located within the interesting venue of the Verbal Arts Centre, which had a great photo exhibition, and a good variety of interesting books for sale. The cafe was a very...More

1  Thank Glaswegienne
Reviewed 5 May 2013

Called in for coffee and a scone. Nice atmosphere but the service was a bit haphazard. We asked for 2 plain scones and got 1 fruit and 1 cherry !! The jam and cream were definitely needed as they were a bit dry, sorry.

Thank 2020vision
Reviewed 17 March 2013

Walking Derry's walls, this is a spacious modern place for a mug of tea, snack and browse through the bookshelves. Friendly, good value.

Thank Tim P
Reviewed 24 September 2011

On a walk around Derry's city walls we came across this small cafe attached to the Verbal Arts Centre. The cafe offers a simple lunch/cafe menu with daily specials all well cooked and presented and of very good value. The owners/proprietors were friendly and accommodating...More

Thank Chris K
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 12 nearby hotels
Bishop's Gate Hotel
1,062 reviews
.10 miles away
Maldron Hotel Derry
1,374 reviews
.18 miles away
Shipquay Boutique Hotel
366 reviews
.22 miles away
City Hotel
2,310 reviews
.41 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 220 nearby restaurants
Cedar A taste of Lebanon
389 reviews
.21 miles away
Fitzroys
1,404 reviews
.20 miles away
The Bentley Bar
576 reviews
.21 miles away
Hidden City Cafe
41 reviews
.11 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 184 nearby attractions
City Walls
2,093 reviews
.18 miles away
St. Columb's Cathedral
310 reviews
.06 miles away
Free Derry Corner
313 reviews
.18 miles away
Bloody Sunday Memorial
255 reviews
.18 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Verbal Arts Centre staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines