Aquarium at World Museum Liverpool

World Museum Liverpool
William Brown Street
Liverpool
L3 8EN

Tel: 0151 478 4393

Aquarium at World Museum Liverpool

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.

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 station
Liverpool One bus station

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Excellent
    1724
  • Very Good
    878
  • Average
    345
  • Poor
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    59

Recent Reviews:

  • Vacationer652530
    Trip type:
    Couples
    Good morning out
    3 of 5 stars
    Friday, 10th May 2019
    Spent a good hour or so in the world museum, it’s filled with some interesting information and exhibitions, they’re not overly big but they’re informative nonetheless. It’s a shame the Aquarium was... Read full review
  • MummyL24
    Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Family
    Our family favourite day out
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 15th May 2019
    The world museum is a personal and family favourite place to visit. There is plenty to see and do and the staff are always highly informative and approachable. Both my boys love the museum especially... Read full review
  • pat c
    Trip type:
    Couples
    Big place
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 19th May 2019
    You need stamina to do this museum. Sadly being very old we could not do it justice.Did find a lack of seats for older people.It is a good place lots and lots to see,we did the Egyption part as... Read full review

Opening Times

opening (1 January 2019 - 31 December 2019)
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

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