Cathedral Quarter’s vibrant business community includes 450 businesses and organisations employing over 4000 people. It has substantial levels of creative production in the visual arts, music, theatre, dance and digital media. With its central location and excellent access and connectivity it also hosts a networked community for information-sharing and a welcoming atmosphere for new and young businesses.
Cathedral Quarter is generously served by performance venues, galleries, festivals, bars, cafes and restaurants.
St Anne's Square, a vocal point of the Cathedral Quarter's development.
St Anne's Cathedral , the hub and heart of the Quarter.
The MAC , a world class art gallery and theatre space at the heart of the Quarter.
Culture Night Belfast, Belfast’s biggest and boldest cultural celebration.
The Merchant Hotel, Belfast's high-class 5-star hotel.
Dozens of new projects and start-ups are based in Cathedral Quarter creating a constant flow of new people and ideas.
Established creative businesses are hosting and mentoring spin-offs and young entrepreneurs.
Supportive accommodation options including co-working spaces, short-term rent options.
University of Ulster’s Office of Innovation part of the University development.
Invest NI’s Propel programme for supporting high growth start-ups delivered in Cathedral Quarter.
It has a vision and a plan for improvement.
It is well connected globally and locally and inclusive of a wide range of businesses and organisations.
It supports a burgeoning creative and digital industries cluster.
It's a desirable area for prospective employees with talent to want to locate in.
It supports networking and collaboration.
It supports start-ups and growth of new businesses.
The cost of doing business is competitive with other areas.
It offers a variety of office accommodation and space for new development.
It's a hotspot for learning and innovation.
It is an interesting and culturally rich area that locals and tourists want to visit.