FACT (Foundation For Art & Creative Technology)

88 Wood Street
Liverpool
Merseyside
L1 4DQ

Tel: 0151 707 4444

FACT (Foundation For Art & Creative Technology)

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
ExhibitionsFree

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

About

Liverpool's FACT - Foundation for Art & Creative Technology could be described as a hidden gem with its tucked away location in the Historic Ropewalks Quarter of Liverpool, just a few steps from Liverpool's famous Bold Street.

It's the UK's leading organisation for commissioning, exhibiting, promoting and supporting artists and innovation in it's specific field of film, video and new media. It regularly participates in Liverpool Biennal, the contemporary art festival featuring art from all over the world. 

Exhibitions at FACT Liverpool are developed by a range of international world-class artists, with the aim of increasing knowledge about new technologies and how they effect us socially.

In 2016, actor turned performance artist Shia LeBouf lead performance artwork 'Touch my Soul' as part of the exhibition 'FOLLOW' that explored how social media effects our perceptions, self value and online behaviour. During the exhibition, Le Bouf took calls from all over the world over 4 days at the gallery, asking callers if they could 'touch his soul' which was streamed online.

Visitors can also pay a visit to three state-of-the-art cinemas at FACT, where own food and drink is permitted. The Box is an innovative space and there's also the Garden by LEAF - a Liverpool based tea company!

Entry is FREE and free Wi-Fi is also available throughout.

Facilities

Other

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Braille
  • Demonstrations Given
  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Event Venue
  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors
  • Family Fun
  • Groups accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups
  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Catering

  • Licensed Bar

Children & Infants

  • Child Friendly

Establishment Features

  • Conference facilities

Languages spoken

  • Braille
  • Staff Fluent in Languages - French
  • Staff Fluent in Languages - German
  • Staff Fluent in Languages - Italian
  • Staff Fluent in Languages - Spanish

Payment Methods

  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Switch accepted
  • Visa accepted

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre

Map & Directions

Road Directions

BY CAR - DIRECTIONS FROM THE M62:
At the end of the motorway, follow signs for the City Centre and Cathedrals (3 miles). Turn left at the Metropolitan Cathedral onto Hope Street. Turn Right at the traffic lights onto Hardman Street. At the church ruins of St. Luke's, turn left (at the traffic lights) onto Berry Street. The second right is Wood Street.

Public Transport Directions

BY TRAIN: The nearest rail station is Liverpool Central (3 mins walk). Liverpool Lime Street is a 12 mins walk away.

BY BUS: The nearest bus stops are Berry Street, Paradise Street and Hardman Street.

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    150
  • Very Good
    63
  • Average
    12
  • Poor
    6
  • Terrible
    4

Recent Reviews:

  • Clicelillie
    Wallasey, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Couples
    Price ruins it
    3 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 2nd March 2019
    Overpriced indeed BUT cool place wuth slot more going in thN just film. Located amongst the bold st/wood st area do plenty of places to wander before and after. Nice to be able to have a drink or... Read full review
  • patricia264
    North West England, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Friends getaway
    went to the cinema
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 26th March 2019
    Family visit, children film. Kids loved it. Interesting place. Reasonable price, Place clean and tidy Read full review
  • tigsm2017
    Birkenhead, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Friends getaway
    Interesting exhibition
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 31st March 2019
    We just popped in to see what was happening to kill time. We the exhibition on was interesting. We had coffee from the cafe and it was very good. The toilets are ok but one toilet didn't lock. Read full review

Opening Times

Centre Open Daily (1 January 2019 - 31 December 2019)
DayTimes
Monday10:0023:00*
Tuesday10:0023:00*
Wednesday10:0023:00*
Thursday10:0023:00*
Friday10:0023:00*
Saturday10:0023:00*
Sunday10:0023:00*
Galleries Open (1 January 2019 - 31 December 2019)
DayTimes
MondayClosed*
Tuesday11:0018:00*
Wednesday11:0018:00*
Thursday11:0018:00*
Friday11:0018:00*
Saturday11:0018:00*
Sunday11:0018:00*
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

What's Nearby

  1. Cow Vintage

    Bold Street es el sitio perfecto para encontrar antigüedades.

    0.07 miles away
  2. Hot Water Comedy Club

    Hot Water Comedy Club has been providing the very best in live stand up comedy in...

    0.1 miles away
  3. The Bombed Out Church

    St Luke’s Church, or the Bombed Out Church, as the locals call it, is a famous Liverpool...

    0.13 miles away
  1. Liverpool City Region Tourist Guides Association

    Blue Badge and Green Badge guides offer coach, car and walking tours tailored to your...

    0.2 miles away
  2. Chinese Arch

    With its 200 Dragons, five roofs and sheer complexity it is well worth taking the time to...

    0.21 miles away
  3. Clayton Square Shopping Centre

    With a wide variety of retailers there truly is something for everyone at Clayton Square.

    0.22 miles away
  4. Chinatown

    Find Liverpool's Chinatown on Nelson Street at the top of the bustling Duke Street and...

    0.22 miles away
  5. The Bluecoat

    The Bluecoat showcases talent across all creative disciplines including visual art,...

    0.25 miles away
  6. Liverpool Playhouse

    The Liverpool Playhouse housed one of the first and one of the oldest rep theatres in the...

    0.3 miles away
  7. Unity Theatre

    Dedicated to enhancing the quality of the performing arts by encouraging creativity,...

    0.3 miles away
  8. St John's Beacon (Radio City Tower Viewing Gallery Experience)

    View the fantastic skyline of Liverpool and beyond in glorious technicolour, from the...

    0.31 miles away
  9. Liverpool Cathedral

    Liverpool Anglican Cathedral is Britain's biggest Cathedral and the 5th largest in Europe

    0.34 miles away
  10. Hope Street Suitcases

    ‘A Case History’, otherwise known as ‘The Hope Street Suitcases’ by the locals, were...

    0.35 miles away
  11. Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

    The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic is one the world’s oldest concert societies at the...

    0.35 miles away
  12. Royal Court Liverpool

    The Royal Court provides a unique theatre experience for any visitor to Liverpool.

    0.36 miles away
  13. Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

    The RLPO gives more than 60 concerts a year, with world-class artists and playing at...

    0.36 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

Don't Miss