Mersey Tunnel Tours

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

Tel: +44 (0)151 330 1004

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Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult Ticket£8.00 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. To ensure our customers get the best experience with our guides, the tours are limited to 20 people per tour.

· A unique behind the scenes tour
· See the Control Room in Operation
· Walk beneath the city streets and see parts of the original Georges Dock.
· See the giant ventilation fans working
· Witness an engineering masterpiece first hand.

Starting at Georges Dock Building the tour takes approximately 2 hours and takes place on Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 5pm, and Saturday mornings at 10am. Suitable for children aged 10 years and over. The admission fee is £8.00.  

For groups of 10 or more and educational groups, tours can be arranged at other times outside of the normal tour times. Please email tours@merseytravel.gov.uk or call 0151 330 1004 for more information.

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.

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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

For public transport information please call the Merseytravel Customer Contact Centre on 0151 330 1000. 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:

    • deborahtB202RJ
      Trip type:
      Couples
      Excellent!
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 22nd November 2022
      What a fantastic tour we have just taken with Billy & Alison. They were such wonderful tour guides and made this tour a 10 out of 10 experience! We learned so much about the history and building of... Read full review
    • E344CIkerryw
      Trip type:
      Couples
      Unexpected Gem
      5 of 5 stars
      Friday, 25th November 2022
      Liverpool tunnels was a fab experience . Lots of steps but so worth it. The tour was led by Phil, Joe and a bald headed guy whose name I cant remember, but he was really knowledgeable , all 3 were... Read full review
    • visitShazortohayloft
      Trip type:
      Couples
      Excellent
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 29th November 2022
      A brilliant tour and one not to be missed. Ryan and Billy were our tour guides and they were so knowledgeable. They made the tour fun and the history was fascinating. I only wish we had done it years... Read full review

    Opening Times

    Open (1 January 2022 - 31 December 2022)

    Awards

    • Visit BritainWe're Good to Go We're Good to Go 2020

    Gradings

    • VAQAS VB Attraction VAQAS
    • VisitEngland Quality Assured Tour - Tour Operator
    VAQAS VB Attraction VAQAS VisitEngland Quality Assured Tour - Tour Operator

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