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Mersey Tunnel Tours

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

Tel: 0151 330 4504

Tunnel Tour

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:

  • grantkaren11
    Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Family
    Very informative with lots of interesting information.
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 28th August 2016
    Great to visit the inside of a beautiful art deco building and witness the extraordinary workings and machinery behind the scenes. Also makes you appreciate the hard work that goes into keeping the... Read full review
  • stubt
    Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Friends getaway
    Fantastic tour of the tunnel! Fully recommended
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 26th August 2016
    One of best tours I have been on for a while! It was so interesting to see the operation behind such an incredible feat of engineering hidden beneath your feet. To see how the tunnels were... Read full review
  • Peterbiker753
    Wirral, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Family
    Informative and enjoyable tour
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 25th August 2016
    A real step back in time from the reception area in the the art deco style to the former dock wall in the basement. Phil and Billy provided a fun and fact filled guide and the 2 hour tour was over... Read full review

Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2016 - 31 Dec 2016)

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