Belfast is the county seat of Waldo County, the region’s economic, governmental, and cosmopolitan hub. Visit for its thriving red-brick historic district, welcoming shops and restaurants, dynamic working waterfront, and more art galleries than any other Maine city its size.
- Belfast was named one of the coolest small towns in America by USA Today
- The City of Belfast was named on a coin toss. It might have been named Londonderry had the coin landed on the other side.