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Game of Thrones Studio Tour Review (2024) & Magical Things to Do There!

By: Author Sophie Pearce

Posted on Last updated: January 20, 2024

Categories GAME OF THRONES , NORTHERN IRELAND

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Game of Thrones fans, did you know that there is a Game of Thrones Studio Tour in Northern Ireland?

It’s a completely immersive experience where you can walk through authentic film sets, and see costumes, props, and prosthetics from the show.

It’s based in Linen Mill Studios which was used to film much of the 8-series production that took us on an epic journey through the seven kingdoms of Westeros and Essos. 

You cannot miss it if you’re a fan. Here is my honest Game of Thrones Studio Tour review and if it’s worth visiting.

Warning: there will be major spoilers for the Game of Thrones Studio Tour in this post.

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What is the Game of Thrones Studio Tour? 

The Game of Thrones Studio Tour is a new, immersive, and exciting way to relive the award-winning HBO fantasy series that took the world by storm.

You can visit a huge studio lot that has many of the original sets, props, costumes, and armour from the show.

The tour also allows you to go behind the scenes and learn about all the incredible teams and talent that went into creating this epic 8-series production.

As well as drooling over the memorabilia, there are plenty of games, restaurants, photo opportunities, and gift shops to enjoy too.

It’s a must-visit experience for any Game of Thrones fan visiting Northern Ireland. 

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Where is the Game of Thrones studio tour located?

The Game of Thrones Studio Tour is set within Linen Mill Studios which is around a 30-minute drive from the city of Belfast in Banbridge, Northern Ireland. 

Linen Mill Studios was one of the major TV studios where they filmed the Game of Thrones series and many of the sets you will visit, such as Winterfell Great Hall, have not moved since production!

So, you will literally be walking in the footsteps of the actors on your visit. How cool is that?

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Game of Thrones Studio Tour ticket prices & opening times

The Game of Thrones Studio Tour is not a cheap experience by any means but I felt that it was well worth the money, especially if you’re a fan.

Adult ticket prices are around £39.50 (46 euro) and this includes your studio tour, parking, and shuttle service. It will cost more if you book coach transfers. 

There are concessions for seniors and students (16+) at £31.50 (37 euro) and teens (13-15) are £15.50 (18 euro). Under 12s get in for free and there are family tickets available.

They sometimes have budget offers for weekday visits. So, it’s worth playing with the dates online to see if you can spot some discounts. 

You will need to book your tickets online before you visit. You choose a specific entry time and the tour is normally open from 10 am – 6.30 pm throughout the year. 

Click here to book your Game of Thrones Studio Tour tickets

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How to get to the Game of Thrones Studio Tour 

There are many ways to visit the Game of Thrones Studio Tour even if you’re not driving in Ireland.

You can visit yourself by car or take one of the coach transfer services from Belfast or Dublin.

By Car & Game of Thrones Studio Tour shuttle bus 

Although you can find Linen Mill Studios on the map, you cannot park up there for the studio tour as there simply aren’t enough parking spaces.

So, on the day of your tour, you will need to make your way over to The Boulevard shopping centre in Banbridge and park in the Game of Thrones Studio Tour parking area. It’s completely free.

Once here, you can park up and head to their Game of Thrones Studio Tour welcome centre, check-in, and then wait for your shuttle bus service to the studios.

Your entry time on your ticket is your shuttle departure time. So, make sure to get to The Boulevard around 15 minutes before the entry slot just in case. 

Game of Thrones Studio Tour welcome centre

A member of the team will collect you from the welcome centre and then guide you to the bus. It’s then less than 10 minutes travel time to the studios. 

Once you’re finished, you will then take the shuttle bus service back to The Boulevard.

Even if you’re not driving, you can get a bus to The Boulevard in Banbridge and get the shuttle bus the same way. 

You cannot get a taxi drop off at the studios, you will still need to be dropped off at the Boulevard and then get the shuttle. 

The Boulevard is around 30 minutes drive from central Belfast. You can find the location at the Game of Thrones Studios Parking Area, Outlet Park, Banbridge BT32 4LF. Click here for a Google Pin! 

Game of Thrones Studio Tour shuttle

By Coach Transfer from Belfast or Dublin 

If you’re heading to the studios from either Belfast or Dublin, the Game of Thrones Studio tour has some coach transfer services you can book.

These will pick you up from either city and then drop you off at the Studio Tour and head back after you’re finished.

If you were heading to the tour from Belfast, you don’t have to book a return there. You could easily book an onward transfer to Dublin. The same goes from Dublin to Belfast. 

Just pick that option at checkout. It’s a great and convenient way to break up the journey between the two destinations!

Alternatively, why not book the tour through Get Your Guide? You can easily book tickets there with a transfer. 

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Things to do in the Game of Thrones Studio Tour

You will be amazed by the number of things that you can do at the Game of Thrones Studio Tour.

I went in blind and I actually spent way more time here than I originally intended to. 

Everything from the music, the quality of the exhibits, the authentic sets, and the gift shop was entirely immersive. Even the restaurants were top quality.

Here are all the magical things to do on the Game of Thrones Studio Tour. 

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1. Go Beyond the Wall

So, there is a wee surprise for you as you enter the exhibition and I won’t spoil it for you but you start your self-guided journey off Beyond the Wall. It’s really cold, misty, and mysterious. 

Here, you can see costumes from the White Walkers, including the infamous Night King, members of The Watch, and Wildlings too. 

Game of Thrones Studio Tour Beyond the Wall

My favourite part was seeing one of the Free Folk Giants, Wun Weg Wun Dar Wun. It looked so lifelike and made a great photo opportunity. 

There was also a touching scene of Bran, Benjen, and Hodor used in the ‘Hold the Door’ scene *sniff*.

Game of Thrones Hodor Hold the Wall

2. Discover Production Design 

I always find it amazing how initials sketches and designs on paper can transform into what we see on the screen!

In the Production Design area, you’ll find miniature versions of the great houses of Westeros and sketches of how they imagined the landscapes before filming.

There are interactive games to play and you can see into a production artist’s studio. How many places from the show do you recognise? 

Game of Thrones Studio Tour Production Design

3. Step into Castle Black

After you’ve explored Beyond the Wall, you make you’re way into Castle Black which is home to the Night’s Watch.

Here you can see sets and costumes of Jon Snow, Commander Jeor Mormont, Samwell Tarly, Maester Aemon, and Alliser Thorne. 

You’ll smell the smoke and the cracking of the fire. Admire Melisandre’s red dress or look at Sandor aka ‘The Hound’ in his cell. 

Castle Black Game of Thrones Studio Tour

4. Crypt of Winterfell

You start your journey into House Stark at the Crypt of Winterfell where you’ll find familiar faces including Ned and his Direwolf. 

But, the best part was the fact that they had life-size statues of the Stark children; Jon, Sansa, and Arya.

Of course, Jon Snow is one of my favourite characters in the show so I had a few photos with him!

Winterfell Crypt Game of Thrones Studio Tour

5. Walk through Winterfell Great Hall 

In my opinion, Winterfell Great Hall was the best set of the studio tour and I loved walking through the hall with all the different characters and costumes.

Although they filmed most of the exteriors at Castle Ward in County Down, the interiors were filmed at Linen Mill Studios.

So, when you walk through here you’re standing on the same floor that all the actors did whilst filming!

Look out for familiar costumes like Tyrion, Bran, and Sansa. See the flicker of flames in the candle chandeliers, smell the fire, and hear the sounds of the hearth.

Winterfell Hall Game of Thrones Studio Tour

7. Explore Dragonstone 

Next, you’ll explore Dragonstone Castle and see the infamous Painted Table with the map of Westeros. This is where the Targaryens and Baratheons planned their strategies for war.

You’ll find costumes for Ellaria Sand, Daenerys Targaryen, and Olenna Tyrell. Look out for all the different markers placed across the kingdoms.

Dragonstone Game of Thrones Studio Tour

After, you can visit the Dragonstone Throne which was the traditional seat for Targaryen heirs.

Also, look out for the huge dragon heads that look like they’ve travelled straight from the Red Keep Crypt. 

Game of Thrones Studio tour Dragonstone

6. See costumes of your favourite characters

I dread to think how long it took for the production teams to create all of the costumes for Game of Thrones.

From the cloaks of the Night’s Watch, gold armour for Joffrey, and the fine dresses of the different courts. Thousands of hours and threads went into creating them.

Game of Thrones Studio Tour costumes

Many of these works of art are on display here that were actually worn by the actors whilst filming.

There are hundreds on display from nearly all the main characters. You can really look closely to see the details that you can’t easily see on screen.

As much as I hated her, Cersei had some of the best costumes and dresses made by far. I loved her armour dress! 

Game of Throne Studio Tour costumes

8. Game of Thrones props & prosthetics

One of the most fascinating parts of production is the makeup and prosthetics. 

Although many of the White Walkers were played by human actors it would take hours to put on their masks and body paint to make them look the part.

Plus, many of the battle scenes needed false limbs and realistic-looking wounds. 

You can see all sorts of prosthetics on display like masks and full-sized body doubles. Even, Direwolf’s heads and baby dragons. 

Look out for all the props too. You’ll find goblets, dragon eggs, tapestries, books from the Citadel, and house sigil flags.

Game of Thrones prosthetics

9. Put your own face in the Hall of Faces

The Hall of Faces in Game of Thrones is one of the creepiest parts of the series which is home to The Faceless Man of Braavos. 

In the show, Arya joins him to become a girl with no name and it’s a pretty hard watch. But, I loved the sets all the same.

In the Game of Thrones Studio Tour, you can actually put your own face in the Hall of Faces! 

Simply use one of the screens to take a photo of your face, press submit, and see your face pop up moments later. It’s a great photo opportunity (but not the most flattering lol). 

Hall of Faces Game of Thrones studio tour

10. See the armoury and weapons used in the show 

Game of Thrones was filled with awesome swords from Arya’s Needle, Jaime’s Widow’s Wail, Jon’s Longclaw, and Brienne’s Oath Keeper. 

Armoury Game of Thrones Studio Tour

Plus, many other weapons were used like Tyrian’s Crossbow, axes, arrows, maces, and Oberyn Martell’s spear. Plus, there were shields, helmets, armour, and trebuchets etc.

You can see all of the weapons that were made for the show in the armoury and even get a photo with Longclaw! 

Game of Thrones Studio Tour

11. See Scoring in the Music Studio 

Music in fantasy shows can seriously make or break a production, I’m not kidding! 

The sound score counts for a lot more than you think. It really sets the scene and makes the audience feel like they are there. 

I’m a huge fan of the composer Bear McCreary who has made the music scores for shows like Outlander , Black Sails, The Witcher: Blood Origin, and Rings of Power .

But, the Game of Thrones music score was created by Ramin Djawadi. He composed the main theme tune and iconic songs like The Rains of Castamere . He’s since won several Grammy Awards.

You can see an interview with him on the studio tour. Have a look inside his mind and the process he took to create the music for the show. 

Game of Thrones Music

12. Play interactive games

Around the Game of Thrones Studio Tour, you can find plenty of interactive games to get involved with. In fact, I saw some in nearly every room.

You can have a go at archery, become a White Walker, put your face in the Hall of Faces, and many more.

It was so fun and the kids (and bigger kids) were having a blast with them! 

Game of Thrones Studio Tour review archery

13. Walk through King’s Landing

My second favourite set of the studio tour is King’s Landing where you can enter the Map Room. 

You’ll notice that the room temperatures from Beyond the Wall have gradually been getting warmer in each room and you’ll find it very warm in King’s Landing.

King's Landing Map Room Game of Thrones

In the Map Room, you’ll find costumes for Cersei and Jaime Lannister and you can walk into the Hand of the King’s meeting room. There are also costumes of Margaery Tyrell and Tommen Baratheon. 

This was one of the rooms which made me feel like I was really there in Westeros. The sounds, music, smells – everything came together to feel like you’d been transported to the Red Keep. 

Game of Thrones Hand of the King Room

14. Destroyed Throne Room

Lastly, you’ll walk through the Destroyed Throne Room which was featured in series 8 of the show.

Here, you’ll find Daenerys and Jon Snow in the destroyed Red Keep and you’ll be completely surrounded by rubble and mayhem.

If you look closely, you’ll see dragons flying overhead and you can take a picture with the famous Iron Throne. 

Game of Thrones Studio Tour destroyed throne room

15. Have lunch in The Studio Café

If you feel like some food on your Game of Thrones Studio Tour you have two options to choose from.

One is the Lobby Café which is located at the entrance and serves up coffee, soft drinks, and light bites.

But, I particularly liked The Studio Café found around halfway through the tour.

I wasn’t really expecting much from the food to be honest as it was a studio tour. I thought it was going to be basic, mass-produced, and overpriced but boy was I wrong.

Game of Thrones Studio Tour Restaurant

The restaurant here was really good and served up incredible hot dishes. I treated myself to a ham hock sandwich which came with chunky chips and it was delicious!

You’ll also find an all-day breakfast, salads, burgers, fish & chips, beef kebabs, and hot wings. Plus alcoholic drinks like beers and cocktails and desserts. It was really good value for money. 

Ham Hock Sandwich Game of Thrones Studio tour dining

16. See the Greyjoy ship in the lot 

Another one of the hidden gems at the Game of Thrones Studio Tour is the Greyjoy Ship in the parking lot.

It’s a huge wooden ship with a Kraken attached to it and it was used to film scenes with the Greyjoys in Pike.

You can’t board the ship, or really get close to it, but it is still cool to see it in the staff parking area. If you head to the smoking area near the mid-way toilets you can get a sneak peek there. 

Game of Thrones Studio Tour Linen Mill Studios Greyjoy Ship

17. Shop in the Game of Thrones Gift Shop

Is it even a tour if you don’t exit through a gift shop? In all seriousness, the Game of Thrones Studio Tour gift shop is actually worth browsing in. 

You’ll find all sorts of magical things to purchase here from t-shirts, jumpers, notebooks, keyrings, mugs, and pins.

There are souvenirs from every house in Westeros and even rare collector’s items. You’ll need lots of time to shop and enough funds in your bank account. It was all so tempting. 

Game of Thrones Studio Tour gift shop

18. Sit on the Iron Throne!

Something that everyone wants to do at the Game of Thrones Studio Tour is to sit on the Iron Throne. 

Well, the good news is that you can do that and get some awesome photos taken in the process.

You’ll take your seat in the king’s chair with a green screen behind you and get some spectacular photos that look like you’re in the Red Keep.

You can purchase digital copies, and physical copies and even make key rings and magnets. They make a great souvenir to remember your visit. 

Game of Thrones Studio Tour Iron Throne

How long does it take to do the Game of Thrones studio tour?

I would say that you will need at least 2-3 hours to complete the Game of Thrones Studio Tour. 

But, it entirely depends on you and how much you’re enjoying it! You could easily spend half a day there if you’re really keen. 

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There is so much to see and do at the tour and super fans will be in their element with all the props, costumes, games, and sets. Plus, there is a restaurant to enjoy a delectable lazy lunch. 

I have to admit, I spent ages here as I was loving it so much. It was way more time than I originally intended to spend so make sure to plan enough time in your itinerary. 

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Is the Game of Thrones Studio Tour worth it? 

100% YES! It’s not the cheapest experience by any means but visiting many of the real sets that are featured in the show is priceless.

There is so much to do here and the quality of the exhibits is incredible. I loved getting to see all the armour, weapons, costumes, and props that made up this fantasy world. 

Plus, there is some great food, photo opportunities, and gift shops as well. It’s incredibly immersive and Game of Thrones fans will be obsessed.

All the staff at the tour were really friendly and on hand to answer any questions. They are all big fans of the show.

They also helped me take many of the photos in my post as I was a solo visitor. So, big thanks for that!

Don’t skip visiting the Game of Thrones Studio Tour if you’re a fan, you won’t regret it. 

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Game of Thrones Studio Tour FAQs

  • How far is Game of Thrones studio from Belfast? It’s located in Linen Mill Studios in Banbridge. This is around 23 miles (37 km) or 30 minutes drive from the city. 
  • C an you sit on Iron Throne in Game of Thrones Studio Tour? YES, well you can but in the gift shop. They have an iron throne to sit on in front of a green screen to take souvenir photos. Then, they make it look like you’re sitting in the throne room of the Red Keep. 
  • Can you tour the Game of Thrones set in Belfast? Yes, you can at the Game of Thrones Studio Tour in Linen Mill Studios! There are many authentics sets that were used in the show. It’s a little out of Belfast but there are transfer services if you don’t plan to drive. 

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Looking for more Game of Thrones in Northern Ireland?

If you’re visiting Northern Ireland to visit Game of Thrones attractions and filming locations, you’re in for a real treat. 

Although they did film in countries from around the world most of the show was filmed right here in Northern Ireland using countryside locations and production lots like Linen Mill Studios. 

So, there are plenty of places to track down as well as walking trails, shops, and experiences. Here is a mini guide on where you should head next. 

Ballintoy Harbour Game of Thrones filming location Iron Islands

Belfast 

Although there aren’t many Game of Thrones filming locations in Belfast, there are places you can visit in the city that celebrate the show.

They filmed lots of the series in the Titanic Studios in Belfast. You can’t visit unfortunately but you can find a ‘ Glass of Thrones ’ walking trail in the Titanic Quarter. It’s completely free.

This is a series of stained glass windows with different houses and scenes from the show! You can find the Starks, Lannisters, Targaryens, and Baratheons and you can even sit on the Iron Throne. 

Glass of Thrones Belfast Iron Throne

Or, why not head to the Ulster Museum to see the Game of Thrones Tapestry ? It’s a 90-metre-long tapestry that has scenes from every episode from The Red Wedding to the Mad Queen. 

If that’s not enough, you can visit themed escape rooms, a Game of Thrones door, Steenston’s Jewellers who designed the jewellery and crowns for the show, and where the cast used to go out to drink. 

Game of Thrones tapestry Belfast

County Down

Just a few hours south of Belfast you can visit the gorgeous County Down that’s home to many filming locations from Game of Thrones.

My favourite has to be Tollymore Forest which played Winterfell Forest in the first series. You can visit the wildlings pit, where the Starks found the direwolves, and more. 

Tollymore Forest Park Game of Thrones

After, you must make your way over to Inch Abbey , a beautiful ruin near Downpatrick. This is where Robb Stark sets up camp and learns of his father’s untimely demise. 

Or, why not visit Winterfell by heading to Castle Ward ? There are over 20 filming locations here, including Audley’s Field and you can even take archery lessons in the Winterfell courtyard!

Inch Abbey Game of Thrones Filming Location

County Antrim 

Heading north of Belfast, there are some amazing filming locations that you can visit on the way up to the Causeway Coast.

You can visit Braavos in the form of Carnlough Harbour where Arya ends up and heads to the Hall of Faces.

Braavos at Carnlough Harbour

Cushendun Caves was used to film part of the Stormlands of House Baratheon. This is where Ser Davos Seaworth rows the Red Priestess Melisandre to the caves to have her creepy Shadow Baby.

Just north of there, you can visit Fairhead or the cliffs of Dragonstone where Jon Snow meets Daenerys’ dragons, or visit Murlough Bay which they used for Slaver’s Bay. 

Fair Head Game of Thrones

Dark Hedges 

I’m going to put the Dark Hedges as an item on its own as it was one of my favourite Northern Ireland Game of Thrones filming locations.

Although it only featured for a few moments in the show, it’s now one of the most popular places to visit in the country. 

The Dark Hedges played Kings Road in series 2 where we see Arya, Hot Pie, and Gendry escape from Kings Landing. 

You can park outside the Dark Hedges Hotel and make your way over to Bregagh Road. Make sure to visit earlier or later in the day for fewer crowds.

Click here to read my complete guide for visiting the Dark Hedges

The Dark Hedges Game of Thrones

Causeway Coast & Glens 

One of my favourite areas for chasing down Game of Thrones filming locations has to be the magical Causeway Coast home of the Giant’s Causeway.

Here, you can find amazing locations like Ballintoy Harbour which was used to play the port of Pyke in the Iron Islands.

You can then head down to the road to the Carrick-a-Rede rope bridge that they used as inspiration for the bridge of Castle Greyjoy. 

Dunluce Castle

Larrybane Quarry is right next door where King Renly set up his camp and Catelyn Stark visits to negotiate. 

Dunluce Castle was used for filming Pyke Castle with a bit of magical CGI or you can head to the Mussenden Temple and Downhill Beach to visit Dragonstone Temple. 

Downhill Beach aka Dragonstone

Although the Giant’s Causeway was not used in Game of Thrones, it’s still an incredible place to visit as it’s mired in magic, myth, and legends. I would recommend heading there at sunset.

Or you can visit hidden gems like Kinbane Castle which sits on the cliffs, Dunseverick with its ruined castle and waterfall, or catch a ferry over to Raithlin Island. 

Giant's Causeway Northern Ireland

Journey of Doors trail 

A great way to visit all of the Game of Thrones filming locations in Northern Ireland is to follow the Journey of Doors trail.

If you weren’t aware of the  Journey of Doors trail , the beech trees at the Dark Hedges were damaged some years ago due to over-tourism, and some of them were sadly knocked down.

A group of clever artists re-purposed the wood and made a series of Game of Thrones doors.

The doors were gifted to pubs dotted around Northern Ireland. Many of these pubs were places that the cast/crew used to eat, drink or sleep in after filming!

When you visit all filming locations, remember to eat/dine in these pubs and see the doors. You can get your Game of Thrones passport stamped at each one.

Click here to see how you can find all 10 Game of Thrones doors

Game of Thrones Door Mary McBride's Bar

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Game of Thrones Studio Tour From Belfast

Marvel at detailed sets, costumes, props, and more during a self-guided tour.

Have you always wanted to experience the complex and powerful Game of Thrones sets, but don't have the luxury to embark on a massive trip across Europe? That's why we've partnered with the Game of Thrones Studio Tour, so you can enjoy an authentic and captivating half-day experience from Belfast. From the real Iron Throne to the majestic halls of King's Landing, this experience features iconic sets, intricate props, and a rare look at the craftsmanship behind this epic saga.

Game of Thrones Studio Tour From Belfast

  • The perfect day trip from Belfast
  • Comfortable transfer to the GOT Studios
  • See your favorite sets
  • Perfect for the entire family
  • The Iron Throne
  • See the details up close
  • Interactive displays

Your adventure begins with a comfortable transport from Belfast, whisking you away to the very studio where the magic of Game of Thrones was brought to life. With 9:30 am, 11:00 am, and 2:00 pm departure times, it’s easy to pick an option that suits your itinerary, and in no time, you’ll be walking through iconic sets and gazing at impressive props and weapons.

Throughout your three-hour self-guided tour, you'll delve into the magic and mastery that was needed to take the Game of Thrones from an epic book series to your TV screen. Depending on your interests, you can split your time as you please, checking out the sets, admiring props, weapons, prosthetics, and authentic costumes, enjoying the fun of green screens, and experiencing the set through the eyes of the Art Department.

Game of Thrones Studio Tour from Belfast Description

Your 4.5-hour tour includes:

Comfortable transport to and from Belfast

Entrance ticket to Game of Thrones studio

3 hours to explore Game of Thrones studio

Self-guided experience

Discover iconic sets such as Beyond the Wall, Castle Black, and the Winterfell Great Hall

Check out elaborate props such as Daenerys’ dragon eggs and jewelry pieces

See firsthand detailed costumes

Green screen photo opportunities

Check out show-worn prosthetics

Appreciate concepts drawn by the Art Department

Meet at Belfast City Centre

Whether you're interested in heading to the Game of Thrones Studio Tour in the morning or afternoon, there's a tour time that'll fit perfectly with your schedule. Choose between 9:30 am, 11:00 am, and 2:00 pm departure times, and meet at 5 Donegall Square North, outside the Visit Belfast Information Centre. Just look for the bus stop sign reading "Cruise Shuttle Service", and a quick 45 minutes later, you'll have arrived at the studio ready to dedicate a full three hours to exploring.

Experience Iconic Sets

A favorite for many guests at the Game of Thrones Studio Tour is the opportunity to get close to and walk amongst iconic sets. From the eerie atmosphere of Beyond the Wall to the hallowed halls of Winterfell's Great Hall, a new marvelous surprise awaits around every corner. Take your time appreciating the meticulous detail in Castle Black, Dragonstone, the Hall of Faces, and the remnants of the destroyed Throne Room with the legendary Iron Throne at its center.

Admire Props & Weapons

Dedicated fans and casual observers alike can agree that the props and weapons featured in the Game of Thrones show are incredibly impressive, and here at the Game of Thrones Studio Tour, you can check out your favorites. Witness firsthand the unparalleled craftsmanship of the Set Decoration and Props Department and take time to visit The Armoury, which houses the weapons featured in the series' many battles.

Marvel at Authentic Costumes

From the detail of Cersei’s Coronation gown to the craftsmanship of Daenerys’ iconic white fur coat, the costumes displayed at the Game of Thrones Studio Tour are a sight to behold. Gaze upon many masterpieces designed under the guidance of Michele Clapton and see if you can recall who wore each one.

Experience Special Effects & Interactives

If you've ever wanted to try your talent at being a Game of Thrones character, be sure to spend time in the Special Effects and Interactives section of the Game of Thrones Studio Tour. Here, you can grab an iconic picture at one of the green screen photo opportunities. Plus, discover the techniques used by the SFX and VFX teams to bring dragons to life, engulf cities in flame, and depict epic battle scenes.

Appreciate Prosthetics

Ever wondered how actors got transformed into mythical beings like White Walkers and Giants? It's all thanks to the Prosthetics Department and the Hair and Make-up teams. Their combined expertise brought to life some of the most iconic and chilling characters on the show, and many of their pieces are located right here at the Game of Thrones Studio Tour for you to see.

Learn About the Art Department

Last but certainly not least is a step back to before any of the costumes or sets were ever made. Head over to the Art Department to explore their gallery of illustrations and witness the foundation upon which the world of Game of Thrones was built.

With three hours to spend as you please wandering through the Game of Thrones Studio Tour, you can dedicate as much or as little time as you'd like to each section. Just be sure to meet back up with your group at the designated time for your transfer back to Belfast!

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Frequently Asked Questions

What to bring?

It's always smart to wear comfortable shoes since you'll be on your feet for most of the tour. A good camera and a water bottle are also recommended.

It's always smart to wear comfortable shoes since you'll be on your feet for most of the tour. A good camera and a water bottle are also recommended.

What if I have concerns about my mobility on this tour?

The Game of Thrones Studio Tour strives to ensure that guests with accessibility needs can experience every element of The Studio Tour. However, if you have any doubts about your mobility, please let us know beforehand, and we will do our best to accommodate your needs and answer any questions.

At what time will the return transfer be?

For 9.30 AM transfers, the return will be at 2:15 PM. For 11:15 AM transfers, return will be at 4:30 PM. For 1.15 PM transfers, return will be at 6.15 PM.

Is there a dress code to join this Game of Thrones Studio Tour?

While there is not a specific dress code, you will be expected to be wearing a shirt, shoes, and appropriate clothing.

Is lunch or dinner included in the price of the tour?

No, but you'll have time to find delicious food during the tour. Hot food and snacks are available for purchase inside the Game of Thrones Studio Tour.

Are drinks included in the price of the tour?

No, but you'll have time to grab a refreshing drink during the tour. Glass and cans cannot be brought into the Game of Thrones Studio Tour, but plastic water bottles are generally allowed. The Game of Thrones Studio Tour staff has the right to confiscate any food or beverages you bring.

Can I bring my kids, and do I have to pay for them?

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Game of Thrones studio tour review: A mesmerising treat for fans of all ages

We took a trip down to Northern Ireland's newest visitor attraction and were blown away by the impressive world-class set-up outside Banbridge

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Just over a decade ago a show aired which would change the face of television, and Northern Ireland's public image, forever.

Game of Thrones was a global phenomenon, a juggernaut which catapulted its stars to stratospheric fame and the world found itself looking at our wee country in a new light.

In 2010, it is safe to say the screen industry here was still in its infancy, but HBO's decision to base the majority of filming for its latest show in Northern Ireland was key to transforming the sector into what we see today.

Read more: Film chiefs on hunt to fill slot for Titanic Studios after major show cancelled

Spotting some of the world's biggest stars shooting their latest projects on the streets of Belfast is now commonplace with the likes of Kevin Hart, Charlize Theron and Nicole Kidman calling Northern Ireland home lately.

The story of how we became the rising star of filming locations is intrinsically tied to Game of Thrones and its unprecedented success.

The cameras may have stopped rolling on the world's biggest TV show, but the buzz around Game of Thrones is set to continue indefinitely as fans continue to devour every detail and new devotees are born, especially with the imminent release of the prequel, House of the Dragon.

And there is no better place to appreciate and discover the true magic behind the show than one of the actual filming locations which have just been turned into the Game of Thrones Studio Tour.

Linen Mill Studios, outside Banbridge, was one of the original filming locations of the show and is now a fan's paradise with everything from costumes and props to actual parts of the set, telling the story of how the show was brought to life.

My husband and I have been fans of the show from the beginning. He started watching it first and tried to get me on board. I was sceptical at first, I didn't think a fantasy show would be my thing - but from the first episode, I was hooked.

So when the opportunity came up to explore what the show left Northern Ireland as its legacy, I jumped at the chance.

Best of all, the tour is family-friendly so we headed down with our young son in tow to bring him behind the scenes and show him how a TV show is brought to life. An excellent education experience considering the opportunities now on our doorstep within the industry.

He was just very excited he was going to get to see dragons and knights with swords - it was a win for everybody.

The set-up is as slick as you would imagine for something that has been given the thumbs up from HBO.

The tour begins with a green screen photo opportunity, always a big hit in the age of social media, before you are ushered into a room that screens a video intro for the tour.

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Clips from the show flash before you as cast member Nathalie Emmanuel narrates the show's success before the secret entrance is revealed.

This section is quite loud but staff are on hand with ear defenders for little ones or anyone with sensory needs who may find this too much.

It is a self-guided tour so from this point you are free to explore and take in each section at your own pace. The sheer amount there is to see is unbelievable. Reflecting back I already want to return as I know there are bits I missed or skimmed over.

Every single part has been well thought out, even the temperature changes as you walk through the tour which starts in the north and ends in the south of Westeros.

The staff on hand are so helpful and clearly big fans of the show who are keen to talk about their favourite parts of the tour, with many even having starred as extras and willing to open up about the secrets they gleamed from filming.

I've previously visited the Harry Potter studio tour in Watford but there is something more intimate and special about what is being offered with the Game of Thrones version.

One of the sets fans will recognise

There is a real pride you can feel from those working here, a passion to share their love of the show, and joy at how it has transformed the screen industry here and put us on the map. You just can't beat that spark people here have and it really makes the experience what it is.

As you journey through the tour there are numerous interactive activities our son adored. From creating your own House crest to fighting off White Walkers with a bow and arrow and putting your face in the Hall of Faces.

Enjoying the interactive elements

The TV show itself may not be suitable for all the family, but the tour brings out the best bits of the show for everyone which means kids can enjoy it.

One of the surprising aspects of the tour was the great food on offer in the restaurant. Sometimes it's easy to dismiss on-site catering at popular attractions as some are definitely less than impressive.

Hot wings and chips

But the restaurant at the Game of Thrones Studio Tour is on another level. The space itself is very modern with a lovely bar for those who fancy a tipple, and the menu is not what you may expect with food with a little flare on offer.

I opted for the hot and spicy wings with chips, while my partner went for the fish and chips and our son, the fish fingers and chips. Now he is a tricky customer to impress so when he sat and happily ate away at his meal, we were over the moon.

Awaiting his dinner

The meal was delicious and a special shout-out for the chips as they were my idea of heaven on a plate, just perfect. Again, the staff were super friendly and helpful and made sure our son had a high chair and anything else to make our dining experience enjoyable.

They also offer a pretty good family meal deal, lunch and a soft drink for two adults and two children for £38.

Refuelled and ready to go, we headed back out to explore the rest of the tour.

For me, the highlights were the interactive experiences, watching my son giggling away or watching his mouth hang open as he got close to giant dragon heads and knights.

More of the interactive elements

The number of people it takes to bring a show like Game of Thrones to life is mind-boggling, the amount of detail that went into every costume, each weapon, and the various sets. You get a true understanding of this on the tour.

The legacy the show leaves behind for Northern Ireland is one we should be extremely grateful for, not only for what it has done for the screen industry, but also for tourism.

It was a game-changer.

It was previously reported to have brought £251m into the economy since production began in 2010. Other figures suggest 350,000 people come to Northern Ireland every year just for Game of Thrones - that is one in six leisure visitors.

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So Game of Thrones may be over but it lives on within the walls of the studio tour and it is something we should all appreciate, even if you did not watch the show.

It gave us an opportunity to shift the conversation around Northern Ireland, change the headlines and build on something new.

So make sure you take some time and bring the family down to marvel at the role our country played in creating one of the biggest shows in the world.

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With the premiere of House of the Dragon, the prequel drama depicting the Targaryen dynasty’s rise and conquest of the Seven Kingdoms of Westeros, it's the perfect time to reacquaint yourself with that world, on a visit to the Game of Thrones Studio Tour, the world’s only permanent exhibition devoted to the biggest TV show ever.

The Studio Tour’s journey through Game of Thrones begins in a manner that harks right back to the eerie opening moments of that very first episode. To say more would be a crime punishable by a visit from the King’s Justice Ser Ilyn Payne, and I’m not about to risk that – but it’s a great way of immersing you in the show’s world. And soon after entering you find yourself deep in the frozen lands beyond the Wall, face to face with the Big Bad himself: the sinister Night King, flanked by his terrifying White Walkers.

As it draws you on, the Game of Thrones Studio Tour takes you on two parallel journeys. One is through the saga itself, following every twist and turn of the road to the Iron Throne. Along the way the worlds of Westeros and Essos open up in a way that makes you feel like you’re actually there – whether it’s in the mess hall of Castle Black, with a cauldron of soup bubbling away over a crackling log fire, or in the Dragonstone map room with its huge carved dragon heads and friezes. Or in the Great Hall at Winterfell, arranged in a way that recalls the final episodes as the surviving Starks and their allies prepare to take the battle to their enemies.

The other journey that you follow is the behind-the-scenes evolution of the show, from script to screen – beginning with detailed storyboards that plot every beat of the action, through elaborate design drawings and hugely impressive miniatures and maquettes, to the finished product – with costumes, prop weapons, prosthetics and full scale sets that are awe-inspiring in their artistry and attention to detail.  

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Take the costumes, for instance; every element has been thought through and pored over. The painstaking ornamentation applied to clothes and armour expresses the personalities of the people that wear them – so the Starks’ costumes, although befitting their noble status, are primarily designed for warmth and survival in the harsh North, by contrast with the ostentatious display of power and wealth favoured by the Lannisters.  

There are subtler hints at character too; at first glance Littlefinger’s outfit is plain to the point of anonymity, giving nothing away - but hidden deep in the folds and seams are richer but still muted patterns, hinting at the seething ambition he works so hard to conceal. Euron Greyjoy’s vicious-looking armour includes a scabbard secreted in the small of his back to conceal a dagger – the perfect tool for a backstabbing maniac of a pirate.

The craftsmanship is staggering – just one example is the pikestaff belonging to Areo Hotah, the bodyguard of the Prince of Dorne, Doran Martell. Areo appears in just a handful of scenes but his signature weapon is a work of art, inlaid with jewels and intricate patterns. It’s this meticulous attention to detail that’s one of the most impressive aspects of the Game of Thrones Studio Tour. Some of these objects are barely glimpsed onscreen, like Lyanna Stark’s wedding collar, only seen in the briefest of flashbacks – but they add to the richness and depth of the worldbuilding, making the characters and the cultures they inhabit live and breathe in a truly extraordinary way.  

It’s easy to miss out on the smaller details, like a nondescript wooden crate that seems like it might be there to add some background colour – but then you realise there are growls and scrabbling noises coming from within, and this is none other than the box containing a ‘live and kicking’ wight, that the Hound hefts into the Dragonpit to prove the threat of the army of the dead is real.

There’s so much to see that the tour’s designers have cleverly sited the café halfway through – they are clearly proud of the show’s achievement in bringing a whole world to life so vividly and want you to be able to take your time savouring it. To experience everything the Game of Thrones Studio Tour has to offer, you’ll need a good four hours at least. Take the time as well to talk to the friendly tour guides and staff; many were extras in the show and have their own special memories and stories to share (our initial guide was a member of the Night’s Watch).

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It’s also important to say that while Game of Thrones is very much for grown-ups, the Studio Tour is designed as an attraction that the whole family can enjoy. The five year old wildling in our company was bowled over by Wun Wun the giant and the vast dragon skulls. He had great fun with the many interactive exhibits, especially one that lets you design a shield with your own noble house sigil (so much so, that we had to visit again after a break in the café). Another big hit were the screens that demonstrate the CGI effects, transforming you from a stick figure to a computer wireframe and then to an armoured Kingsguard or a shambling zombie – although the disco shapes he threw probably weren’t what the designers had in mind…  

Yet another interactive exhibit we all loved lets you take part in the defence of Winterfell during the Long Night, using fire arrows to fend off the remorseless onslaught of the Night King’s army. There are plenty of amazing photo opportunities too, such as taking on a White Walker with Jon Snow’s sword Longclaw. And no visit would be complete without the chance to instal yourself on the Iron Throne as the ruler of the Seven Kingdoms (our little lord found himself flanked by an honour guard of real-life Lannister soldiers for the occasion).

Whether you’re a card-carrying Thronie or a casual visitor, the tour offers a compelling insight into the production of a blockbuster show that rewrote the rules of what television can achieve. And of course you can supplement your visit by seeing some of the other attractions around Northern Ireland that have become iconic for their links to the show, like the Doors of Thrones or the Glass of Thrones trail. But whether the Game of Thrones Studio Tour is your starting point or the end of your quest, it’s a not-to-be-missed attraction. 

For information and to book tickets, visit gameofthronesstudiotour.com  

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Created in official partnership with Warner Bros., the world’s first and only Game of Thrones Studio Tour has arrived in Northern Ireland.   Located at the authentic filming location of Linen Mill Studios in Banbridge, County Down, Game of Thrones Studio Tour invites you to experience the world of Game of Thrones like never before.

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Step inside the Seven Kingdoms and explore the world of Game of Thrones like never before at the only official Game of Thrones Studio Tour.

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  • World’s only official Game of Thrones Studio Tour
  • 30 minutes from Belfast, 90 minutes from Dublin
  • Authentic sets, costumes, and props from Game of Thrones
  • Exclusive Game of Thrones merchandise
  • The largest indoor attraction on one level on the island of Ireland

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10am – 6.30pm, 7 days a week

Last admission at 3pm

Please note the Studio Tour will be closed on 24th, 25th & 26th December 2023, 1st January 2024 (Christmas and New Year holidays) and 15th – 24th January 2024 (Staff Training Week)

Bus Transfer (Belfast & Dublin) & Ticket Packages

Belfast and Dublin bus transfers are also available. The Belfast bus transfers pick up and drop off outside the Visit Belfast Centre. The Dublin bus transfers pick up and drop off from Busaras Bus Station.

Enjoy free parking at the Game of Thrones Studio Tour Car Park at The Boulevard Outlet Park, Banbridge and take the official Game of Thrones Studio Tour shuttle bus directly to the nearby Visitor Attraction.

Blue Badge holders can park at the Studio Tour.

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If you are travelling to The Studio Tour, complimentary Guest Parking is available at the dedicated Studio Tour Car Park located at The Boulevard, Banbridge. All guests arriving by car, minibus or motorcycle must park here and board the complimentary Studio Tour Shuttle to the main tour entrance.

To find the location of The Boulevard simply enter  ‘The Boulevard  Banbridge’  into Google maps or click  here  to plan your journey.

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General Admission

Adult £29.50 Student and Senior £24.00 Teen (13-15) £12 Child (5-12) £5.00 Family (2 adults + 2 children) £67.25

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Adult £45 Student and Senior £37 Teen (13-15) £19.50 Child (5-12) £9.50 Family £105.00

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Getting From Belfast To The Game Of Thrones Studio Tour

The brand new Game of Thrones Studio tour has opened in Banbridge, Northern Ireland.

Only 40 minutes from Belfast, the studio tour has instantly become one of the most popular places on a Northern Ireland travel itinerary - but how to get there? 

There are a few different ways of visiting the Game of Thrones studio tour in Banbridge from Belfast, and in this article, we are going to guide you through all the different options. 

According to the Irish News, the Game of Thrones Studio Tour was nominated for Europe’s leading tourist attraction , adding to its growing appeal amongst Game of Thrones fans and film enthusiasts. 

So, let’s dive into: Getting from Belfast to the Game of Thrones Studio Tour

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Where is the Game of Thrones Studio Tour?

The Game of Thrones studio tour is found in Banbridge, Northern Ireland. The tour takes place in the Linen Mill Studios, around 25 miles South of Belfast City Centre. 

Game of Thrones has become a worldwide phenomenon with fans from all around the globe. Interestingly, though, many of the filming locations of the iconic show are found within Northern Ireland. 

For super fans, it is possible to combine the Game of Thrones Studio Tour with a visit to some of the amazing Game of Thrones locations in Northern Ireland .

Getting to Game of Thrones Studio Tour from Belfast by Shuttle Bus

Undoubtedly, the easiest way to reach the Game of Thrones Studio Tour from Belfast is via a convenient shuttle bus from the city centre. 

With this Game of Thrones Studio Tour transfer from Belfast , your admission ticket to the studios is included in the final price, meaning you can skip the crowds and head straight into the exhibits once you arrive in Banbridge. 

The shuttle bus from Belfast to the Game of Thrones studio tour departs 3 times a day - 9:30 am, 11:00 am and 2:00 pm - and brings you back to Belfast City Centre once you’ve concluded the tour.

The shuttle bus departs from just outside the Visit Belfast Information Centre, opposite Belfast City Hall in the city centre. 

Shuttle Bus Pick-up and Drop-off location:

5 Donegall Square N, Belfast, Northern Ireland, BT1 5GB

Visit Belfast Building - where the shuttle bus picks you up to visit the Game of Thrones Studio Tour

Visit Belfast Building - where the shuttle bus picks you up to visit the Game of Thrones Studio Tour

Getting to Game of Thrones Studio Tour from Belfast by Car

Alternatively, it is relatively straightforward to get from Belfast City Centre to Banbridge in order to get to the Game of Thrones Studio tour by car. 

From Belfast City Centre, you have to follow the A1 and M1 south towards Banbridge simply. The journey from Belfast to the Linen Mill Studios should only take 30-40 minutes. 

We recommend buying a Studio Tour Admission Ticket online before arriving at the studios so you can skip the lines and head straight in once you arrive. 

Important to note - when driving to the Studio Tour, do not attempt to park at the Linen Mill Studios themselves, as no parking is allowed at the studios (exceptions do apply to those with specific needs). Instead, head towards the parking at ‘The Boulevard’ in Banbridge and jump on the complimentary Studio Tour Shuttle Bus. 

Game of Thrones Studio Tour Parking address:  

The Boulevard, Cascum Road, Banbridge, Northern Ireland, BT32 4LF

Journey from Belfast to Game of Thrones Studio

Journey from Belfast to Game of Thrones Studio

Getting to Game of Thrones Studio Tour from Belfast by Taxi

The final option for getting to the Game of Thrones Studio tour in Banbridge from Belfast is to take a taxi from the city centre. 

This is perhaps the least cost-effective way of visiting the studios but it can be beneficial to those travelling in a group or without access to their own vehicles. 

The taxi cost varies greatly, but in general, you would expect to pay anywhere from £25-40 depending on the taxi company, time of day and traffic. We personally recommend pre-ordering a taxi through FonaCab Belfast . 

As with visiting by car, it is important to pre-order a Game of Thrones Studio Tour Admission ticket online before arriving at the studios. You will not be able to get on the shuttle bus from the car park to the studios without this ticket. 

Important to note - when being dropped off by taxi, you still need to go to the Game of Thrones Studio Tour Parking at ‘The Boulevard’. You will be turned away if you get dropped off directly at the Linen Mill Studios.

Tips for Visiting the Game of Thrones Studio Tour in Northern Ireland

Underneath, we have highlighted a few tips for visiting the Game of Thrones studio tour, which will hopefully make your trip as easy and hassle-free as possible. 

Easiest way to get to the Game of Thrones Studio Tour

Without a doubt, the easiest and most stress-free way of getting from Belfast to the Game of Thrones Studio Tour is to jump aboard the shuttle bus from Belfast City Centre. 

Remember that the price of the Game of Thrones Studio Tour transfer from Belfast also includes your admission ticket to the tour itself. 

Cheapest way to get to the Game of Thrones Studio Tour

The cheapest way to get from Belfast to the Game of Thrones Studio Tour is to drive on the A1/M1 Southbound towards Banbridge and head to the designated parking for the studio tour. 

Skip the Queues by ordering your Game of Thrones Studio Tour Admission Ticket online beforehand 

Nothing is worse than arriving for a tour, full of anticipation, and then having to wait in line for 20 minutes to get a ticket. To avoid this unfortunate scenario, we recommend pre-ordering a Game of Thrones Studio Tour Admission ticket online before you arrive. 

This will let you skip the lines and, importantly, will let you know the best time to arrive in time for your tour. 

Game of Thrones Studio Tour Opening Times 

The opening times for the Studio Tour are 10 am - 6:30 pm with the last entry permitted at 3 pm.

There we have it, folks, a conclusive round-up of the best ways of getting from Belfast to the Game of Thrones Studio Tour in Banbridge. We hope this article has helped you plan your visit to one of Northern Ireland’s most impressive tourist attractions.  

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Titanic Museum Guide - everything you need to know about visiting Titanic Belfast 

How to visit Belfast Castle - step-by-step guide on how to get to Belfast Castle in North Belfast 

Best Tours in Belfast - embarking on a tour is the best way to discover everything Belfast has to offer

How to get from Belfast International Airport to Belfast City Centre

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Travel with the same company used by the Cast & Crew of the hit series, visit the stunning filming locations used in the production of Game of Thrones - From the moment you leave central Belfast onboard our luxury coach your day trip is thoughtfully planned out for you to enjoy an incredible adventure.

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  • Depart Central Belfast 9:00am
  • Carrickfergus Castle 20 Minutes
  • Braavos Location - Carnlough 20 Minutes
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  • Giant's Causeway Visit 90 mins approx
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  • Return Belfast City Approx 6 - 6:30pm

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  • The Kings Road - Dark Hedges 30 Minutes
  • Braavos Location - Carnlough 15 Minutes
  • Return Belfast City Approx 5:15 - 5:30pm

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If you decide to get off at any of our designated stops there can be times where you will need to walk to specific locations. Please come dressed appropriately for the season but keep in mind, the weather on the Coastal route can be cold at any time of the year.

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Transport yourself into the heart of the Seven Kingdoms when you experience the world's only official Game of Thrones Studio Tour. Discover the Great Hall of Winterfell, where Jon Snow was declared "King in the North," along with magnificent costumes and set pieces, and delve into the behind-the-scenes wonder of creating this iconic television series. Begin this four-hour adventure with a brief panoramic drive through Belfast City, which takes you past a host of popular sights and historical landmarks. Your destination is the show's original filming location, the Linen Mill Studios in Banbridge, which boasts the mythical landscapes that served as the backdrop for many of the show's most memorable scenes. Enter the Game of Thrones Studio Tour and explore the 10,000-square-meter film studio at your own pace, a truly immersive experience that showcases iconic costumes, original set pieces, and recreations of Dorne, Braavos, Dragonfly and King's Landing. A memento photograph is included, and there is a well-stocked gift shop with an array of souvenirs. Return to port after this epic day. 

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Game of Thrones and rugby fans can make the most of exclusive visitor experience

T he Game of Thrones Tour is teaming up with one of Ireland's best rugby teams to bring the Iron Throne to fans in April and May in a one-of-a-kind experience.

The studio and Ulster Rugby are creating a once-in-a-lifetime photo opportunity for fans as well as the chance to win Game of Thrones Studio Tour tickets and merchandise.

The collaboration will see the Game of Thrones Studio Tour bring the iconic Iron Throne to Kingspan Stadium in Belfast , giving fans a unique photo opportunity ahead of upcoming home games between Ulster and Welsh side Cardiff Rugby, Italy’s Benetton Rugby and Irish rivals Leinster.

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The Iron Throne will be at Ravenhill Stadium on April 19 for Ulster v Cardiff, April 26 for Ulster v Bennetton and May 19 for Ulster v Leinster.

Sam Harding, Game of Thrones Studio Tour’s Managing Director, said: "This is an exciting opportunity for Game of Thrones Studio Tour to be involved with the legendary Ulster Rugby brand and its team of local and international stars.

"While Game of Thrones Studio Tour and the sport of rugby may seem worlds apart, they share certain themes and elements that resonate with audiences, including loyalty, competition, resilience, and tradition. We look forward to bringing this connection to life at the iconic Kingspan Stadium."

Keith Shorten, Head of Commercial at Ulster Rugby, said: "I’ve no doubt our fans will be excited to sit on the Iron Throne at Kingspan Stadium. Game of Thrones is such an iconic part of Northern Ireland’s story. Many visiting supporters come to Belfast for games throughout the year. With this partnership, they will be invited to learn more about Game of Thrones Studio Tour and include it in their itinerary.

"Game of Thrones Studio Tour and Ulster Rugby will offer fans a unique and exciting opportunity to engage with two much-loved cultural phenomena in Northern Ireland."

The attraction is the only official Game of Thrones tour in the world and is located where much of the filming for the hit series took place in Northern Ireland . The experience is located close to Belfast city and is easily reachable by Dublin .

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During the tour, fans of the show get to explore actual Game of Thrones film sets including Kings Landings, Winterfell, and Dragonstone. Additionally, the experience features authentic screen-used props, over 150 costumes , weapons like the Catspaw Dagger and Long Claw, interactive screens, and various behind-the-scenes elements that contributed to the creation of the acclaimed HBO TV series .

The Game of Thrones Tour has also launched a new daily Belfast coach service that will depart from the Visit Belfast Welcome Centre three times a day at 9.30am, 11am, and 2pm. The new Dublin service leaves once per day.

Game of Thrones Studio Tour tickets can be bought in advance here .

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Hannah Waddingham Will Always Be Iconic in This Role

Shame will come to those who don't remember this iconic character.

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  • Hannah Waddingham's "Shame Nun" role in Game of Thrones is iconic and unforgettable.
  • Septa Unella's presence drives Cersei's storyline and highlights themes of power and morality.
  • Despite violent and cut scenes, Waddingham committed to her role, solidifying it as a significant one.

Emmy Award-winning actor Hannah Waddingham is widely known for playing the biscuit-loving team owner of the Richmond Football Club in Apple TV+’s Ted Lasso . But before she became Rebecca, Waddingham played a much smaller, more serious role in the HBO series Game of Thrones . Septa Unella, better known as the “Shame Nun,” made a striking appearance in Game of Thrones Season 5, Episode 7 when Cersei Lannister ( Lena Headey ) was led through the streets of King’s Landing naked. Amid her walk of atonement, Waddingham’s Unella methodically rang a bell, exclaiming “Shame! Shame!” over and over again. The “Shame Nun” might only be in Game of Thrones briefly, but not only is Septa Unella a source of internet memes, but the character is one of the catalysts for Cersei’s undoing. Waddingham’s Game of Thrones role will always be an iconic one that lives on long past the ending of the show.

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The “Shame Nun” was a Game of Thrones character who said very little, but evoked one of the strongest presences in the series . Most of that has to do with Waddingham’s talent as an actor. She commanded the screen and created a character who demanded attention, her face framed by the septa’s distinct robes and habit. The "shame" scene might seem simple enough at first, but it’s Waddingham’s Unella, who treats Cersei with little to no regard and clearly gets a twisted sense of pleasure out of the whole thing, that has made the scene so memorable for Game of Thrones fans.

On top of that, Septa Unella plays a driving force in Cersei's storyline — one that adds depth and complexity to the show's exploration of religion , power, and morality. As a member of the Sparrows, a group known for their zealotry and their commitment to punishing those they see as sinners, Unella is one of the scariest characters in the entire Game of Thrones series . She may not hold much of a title, but the power she holds within the religious sect of the kingdom knows no bounds — at least, until Cersei has her day.

Waddingham Commits to Her Brutal 'Games of Thones' Death Scene

Septa Unella’s demise isn’t one that’s widely talked about among Game of Thrones fans, but it’s another significant reason why Waddingham’s role is so iconic. The HBO series never shied away from graphic content, but the “Shame Nun’s” death scene was handled a bit differently. As Waddingham explained in an interview with Collider :

“She was meant to be raped by the Mountain. I think they had so many complaints about the rape of Sansa that they chose not to go with it.”

Waddingham believes showrunners made the last-minute changes to her character’s death scene when she was flying to the set. She says:

“I think they possibly changed it when I was mid-air flying to Belfast because suddenly I got sent these new sides that said that I would need a wetsuit top. And I thought they’d sent me the wrong bits. And sure enough, when I got there, I was then put in a wetsuit top, and I was like, ‘Because?’ And they went, ‘Oh, it’s waterboarding instead.’”

According to Waddingham, even Headey ( whom Waddingham became close friends with during the torture scene , ironically) was uncomfortable doing the scene. Waddingham elaborates:

“And there I was strapped to a wooden table with proper big straps for ten hours. And definitely, other than childbirth, it was the worst day of my life. Because Lena was uncomfortable pouring liquid in my face for that long, and I was beside myself. But in those moments you have to think, do you serve the piece and get on with it or do you chicken out and go, ‘No, this isn’t what I signed up for, blah, blah, blah?’ "

After the waterboarding torture, Unella’s suffering continues. However, instead of showing what happens to the “Shame Nun” on screen, the action takes place behind closed doors , leaving viewers to assume the worst. Unella’s death comes in the Season 6 finale after Cersei’s epic explosion of the Sept of Baelor, where she murdered hundreds of her enemies and innocents on King’s Landing. Amid her revenge tour, Cersei goes after the High Sparrow’s ( Jonathan Pryce ) right hand. She has Unella strapped to a table and pours wine over her face repeatedly. Then, a zombie Gregor Clegane ( Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson ) enters the room to finish the job. Only we don’t get to see what he does to the “Shame Nun.” All we know is that she was dead.

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'ted lasso's rebecca welton would not be as iconic without hannah waddingham.

Since appearing in Season 5, the “Shame Nun” has been parodied in multiple ways across pop culture, from Saturday Night Live skits to Halloween costumes and beyond. Waddingham took on the role, however minor, with grace and fervor, proving she had the acting chops to handle another iconic character — Ted Lasso 's Rebecca Welton. Waddingham has been able to demonstrate her range as an actor by exploring the complex emotions and experiences in Rebecca’s life , which include, but aren’t limited to, owning a failing football club; watching her ex-husband find love and success in a world where it feels impossible for her to do the same; and finding herself and the things she is passionate about again .

When we first meet Rebecca, she is cold and calculated with a plan to run her team into the ground and prevent them from ever entering the Premier League as a form of revenge. But Ted Lasso’s ( Jason Sudeikis ) infectious positivity is impossible to resist, even for the formerly bitter Rebecca . By Season 3, she’s one of the most empathetic and relatable characters on the show — one who has become a female icon in a world otherwise dominated by men. Now that’s a true icon.

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Here at Game of Thrones Studio Tour we celebrate an experience as diverse as Westeros itself!

If a bustling King's Landing feels overwhelming or a dragon's roar a bit too much (even The Mother of Dragons needs a break sometimes), we offer alternative solutions to a comfortable journey. Discover how Game of Thrones Studio Tour is an accessible, sensory-friendly experience, ensuring an unforgettable adventure for everyone.

Game of Thrones Studio Tour offers:

On-site accessibility parking

On-site parking for guests with special needs. Please get in touch with [email protected] and we will be more than happy to accommodate the required arrangements.

Noise cancelling headphones

Parts of our Studio Tour can seem noisy, especially when busy, and we understand this can become stimulating and overwhelming too. If you would like to make your experience more tranquil, our staff can provide you with noise-cancelling headphones or recommend visiting hours which may be quieter.

Wheelchair & mobility scooter accessible

Game of Thrones Studio Tour is a single-level experience and is completely accessible for both wheelchairs and mobility scooters. Here’s a visitor enjoying our immersive interactions!

Area Description & Speech-to-text option on Audio Guides

Our Studio Tour app allows you to hear a detailed audio description of each set as you journey through Westeros. Similarly, a speech-to-text feature allows the user to read the content of the audio tour. We cover both areas so you can choose one best-suited to you! 

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At Game of Thrones Studio Tour, we provide free admission to one carer per guest requiring assistance. Carer admission can be booked in advance of a visit by emailing: [email protected]  

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Our Visitor Services staff are JAM trained (Just A Minute of patience). This way, customers with additional needs should feel comfortable in approaching our staff, who will do their best to make sure any assistance required is provided.

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Our staff can always be of assistance to ensure your experience is unforgettable. Through working closely with accessibility champions, we continue to strive to improve our overall visitor experience.

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    The Big Picture. Hannah Waddingham's "Shame Nun" role in Game of Thrones is iconic and unforgettable. Septa Unella's presence drives Cersei's storyline and highlights themes of power and morality ...

  28. Travel Packages

    Travel Packages. One of the largest indoor visitor attractions on the island of Ireland, just 30 minutes from Belfast and 90 minutes from Dublin. Slide to see coach transfer options. Departing from Belfast. Departing from Dublin. All Reviews. Experience the world of Game of Thrones at Linen Mill Studios, Banbridge, Northern Ireland.

  29. Game of Thrones Studio Tour

    The facilities, operational procedures, and staff training at Game of Thrones Studio Tour combine to ensure that any guest can enjoy every element of the Studio Tour. Being committed to our inclusiveness means our Studio Tour is accessible and offers a range of services such as a sensory room. Our staff can always be of assistance to ensure ...