During the Belfast Blitz, the south of the city escaped relatively unscathed. However, there are several reminders of the Second World War still in the area.
There are many murals depicting significant historical moments around the West Belfast peace walls. Among them are some that depict Second World War events.
Belfast City Centre came under attack from the Luftwaffe in 1941. During the Belfast Blitz, Bridge Street, High Street, and other streets sustained damage.