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Mersey Tunnel Tours

Merseytravel
PO Box 1976
No1 Mann Island
Liverpool
Merseyside
L69 3HN

Tel: 0151 330 4504

Mersey Tunnel Tours

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult Ticket£6.00 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

About

Why not take the opportunity to participate in the popular Liverpool Queensway Mersey Tunnel Tour.

· A unique behind the scenes tour
· See the Control Room in Operation
· Go beneath the city and walk under the Tunnel road surface
· Visit a new Emergency Escape Refuge
· See the giant ventilation fans working
· Witness an engineering masterpiece first hand.

The tour takes approximately 2-3 hours and is held on a Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday evening at 5pm and Saturday mornings at 10am. Suitable for children aged 10 years and over. The admission fee is £6.00.

For groups of 10 or more or educational groups, tours can be arranged at other times outside of our normal tour times.

Please note that there are many steps to walk up and down and that some areas can be a bit dirty and cold so please wear suitable clothing and footwear.

There are a small range of souvenirs available to purchase to commemorate your visit.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Liverpool city centre is approximately 45 minutes drive from Chester, Manchester and North Wales. From the M6 the M62 leads into the city from the east. If travelling from North Wales or Chester take the M56 and then the M53 to the city via the Kingsway Tunnel (toll).

Public Transport Directions

The Traveline Merseyside number is 0871 200 22 33 (National Call Rate) Textphone users can dial 18801 then 0871 200 22 33 for a Typetalk assisted call.

The service is available between 7am and 8pm on Mondays to Fridays and 8am to 8pm on Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays.

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Recent Reviews:

  • 230james689
    Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Friends getaway
    Art Deco Towers of Liverpool , what do they hide?
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 21st May 2017
    A good 2 hour trip round the workings of the Queensway Tunnel, reached via one of the art deco towers behind the Dock Board Building on the Pier Head waterfront . Advance booking required, see... Read full review
  • Gareth T
    Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Couples
    On my door step
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 20th May 2017
    Had a fantastic tour of the Mersey tunnel today and to think I have passed this building for the last 49 years and never known what was passed the doors to this building , the guides Phil and Ryan... Read full review
  • 20st07
    Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Business
    Great tour
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 16th May 2017
    Billy was really helpful during the tour, a real eye opening experience. Educational wise it was an outstanding tour on the history side of our tunnels and how engineering comes into it all. Read full review

Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)

Gradings

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