Aquarium at World Museum Liverpool

World Museum Liverpool
William Brown Street
Liverpool
L3 8EN

Tel: 0151 478 4393

Colourful, tropical fish within Liverpool World Museum.

About

From Wales to Australia, the Aquarium at Liverpool's World Museum showcases fish from all over the world! Explore rarely-seen exhibits from the museum collections and dive into an aquatic world of wonder!

The Living Laboratory is a dedicated learning and activity space where even very young children get up close to the sea life in special low level tanks. The World Museum's expert staff are always on hand to answer any quizzical brains and run demonstrations. Video cameras and microscopes bring visitors face to face with tiny maritime organisims! 

In the Living Laboratory, displays and activities explain links between the living creatures and the museum's historic collection of spirit-preserved fish and invertebrates. 

Video conferencing facilities are also available to link through to behind the scenes activity, events in the Treasure House Theatre and other parts of the museum, or even to special events in other aquariums across the world.

Book Tickets

Map & Directions

Road Directions

World Museum is in Liverpool city centre, close to the entrance to the Queensway Tunnel and Lime Street station.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest train stations: Liverpool Lime Street - Wirral and national services Moorfields station - Northern line services (Southport - Hunts Cross) Liverpool Central - Wirral and Northern line services. Nearest bus stations: Queens Square bus stationLiverpool One bus station

TripAdvisor

Tripadvisor

Tripadvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Travelers Choice 2022
  • Excellent
    1888
  • Very Good
    946
  • Average
    375
  • Poor
    122
  • Terrible
    62

Recent Reviews:

  • DaveLisaHolly
    Orpington, United Kingdom
    Great aquarium
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 21st June 2022
    Been here 4 times now and it is amazing place to visit and its free. The cafe also serves the best tea around Read full review
  • tomalli68
    Falkirk, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Couples
    Okay
    3 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 22nd June 2022
    Had an hour to spare prior to catching a train so popped in for a visit. Beautiful building. There are 5 floors to the museum, which are accessible via stairs or 2 lifts. Some really interesting... Read full review
  • ceciliedaninea
    Trip type:
    Family
    Interesting for the whole family
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 28th June 2022
    Interesting for the whole family 👍Everyone was equally intriqued and creeped out (Egyptian mummies) and the Axlotl was the main event for our 10 year old Minecraft enthusiast. And we found Nemo. Read full review

Opening Times

opening (1 January 2022 - 31 December 2022)
DayTimes
Monday10:0017:00*
Tuesday10:0017:00*
Wednesday10:0017:00*
Thursday10:0017:00*
Friday10:0017:00*
Saturday10:0017:00*
Sunday10:0017:00*
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

Awards

  • Visit BritainWe're Good to Go We're Good to Go 2020
  • Regional AwardsWTTC Safe Travels WTTC Safe Travels 2021

What's Nearby

  1. Bug House at World Museum Liverpool

    Ask a person to describe a living animal and they will probably tell you about something…

    0.01 miles away
  2. Clore Natural History Centre

    This is the place to come to get your hands on more than 20,000 of the most unusual and…

    0.02 miles away
  3. World Museum

    From the sea to the stars, a visit to World Museum reveals millions of years of the…

    0.04 miles away
  1. BusyBus

    Award-winning fully-narrated adventure sightseeing tours to North Wales and the Lake…

    0.04 miles away
  2. Liverpool Central Library & Record Office

    Liverpool Record Office, housed within the Central Library, collects, preserves, and…

    0.06 miles away
  3. The Beatles Story and Beatles Tour Combination Ticket

    The award-winning ‘The Beatles Story’ is the world's largest permanent exhibition purely…

    0.1 miles away
  4. Peaky Blinders Official Tours

    Choose one of our Peaky Blinders Location Tours for a chance to explore film locations…

    0.12 miles away
  5. St George's Hall

    The Grade I listed St George’s Hall sits within the heart of Liverpool in more ways than…

    0.12 miles away
  6. The History Whisperer at St George's Hall

    Since opening its doors in 1854, St George’s Hall has come to be recognised as one of the…

    0.12 miles away
  7. SANDEMANs New Liverpool Tours

    Discover the many faces of Liverpool with a passionate local guide. 

    0.13 miles away
  8. Royal Court Liverpool

    Liverpool’s Royal Court is a unique theatre success story. Alongside our mission to…

    0.15 miles away
  9. Liverpool Empire Theatre

    The Liverpool Empire Theatre is situated on Lime Street, the busy gateway road to…

    0.16 miles away
  10. Sherlock: The Official Outdoor Game

    Take on a mission across the city as you uncover a series of clues, conundrums, and codes…

    0.16 miles away
  11. Boom: Battle Bar Liverpool

    Boom: Battle Bar Liverpool is a competitive socialising complex offering guests the full…

    0.17 miles away
Previous Next

Search What's Nearby

Product Type
Proximity
Within miles

Search Again

Type
Area
Keyword

Other Websites

Don't Miss

Don't Miss