The Royal Albert Dock

Albert Dock
Liverpool
Merseyside
L3 4AF

Tel: +44 (0)151 707 0729

Families enjoying the Royal Albert Dock in the sunshine

About

With the iconic Royal Albert Dock Liverpool being one of the prime locations to visit during a visit to Liverpool, visitors can take advantage of the impressive retail and leisure offering at the Dock, world class museums and attractions and some of the city’s finest independents.

Visitors to Tate Liverpool will find British and international modern and contemporary art, activities for families as well as a Tate café and shop.

Uncover objects from the Titanic, find out about life at sea and learn about the port of Liverpool at Merseyside Maritime Museum. The International Slavery Museum tells the untold stories of enslaved people and learn about historical and contemporary slavery.

At the award-winning The Beatles Story, the world's largest permanent exhibition purely devoted to the lives and times of The Beatles, visitors can find everything they need to know about four lads from Liverpool who shook the world.

Those looking for a bite to eat have a plethora of restaurants and cafes to choose from. From flavoursome brunches at Peaberry Coffee House & Kitchen and handmade pastries at family-run bakery, Rough Hand bakery, to Spanish small plates at Lunyalita and mouth-watering Thai cuisine at Rosa’s Thai Cafe, there’s something to suit all tastes.

For a weekend tipple, Revolucion de Cuba, Smuggler’s Cove, and Revolution offer exciting menus of expertly crafted cocktails and delicious food options, ideal for some light refreshments pre and post River Festival.

The eclectic selection of shops is also not to be missed, with a variety of clothes, accessories, artwork and homeware available from numerous brands.

For a Royal Albert Dock momento, The Nest is one of Liverpool’s best hidden gems, celebrating the work of local artists and designers to offer a variety of gifts. Visitors can also pay a visit to Liverpool Pictures and Pride of Liverpool for a Liverpool souvenir, and sweet-toothed visitors can pay a trip to Quay Confectionary or Roly’s Fudge for a sweet treat.

To find out more visit www.albertdock.com or follow us on @theAlbertDock

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Albert Dock is situated on Liverpool's famous waterfront adjacent to the Pier Head, a mere stroll from the city centre and all its attractions.

Public Transport Directions

The nearest train station is Liverpool James Street.

TripAdvisor

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Excellent
    11096
  • Very Good
    4947
  • Average
    852
  • Poor
    104
  • Terrible
    45

Recent Reviews:

  • MLannon1892
    Roscommon, Ireland
    Trip type:
    Couples
    A great view of Liverpool’s water front.
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 11th November 2019
    So many things to do at the beautiful Albert Dock Liverpool. Many restaurants and food spots to choose from. Tourist stores and museums to learn about the history of the city. Something for all the... Read full review
  • beardie27
    Dundee, United Kingdom
    What a transformation!
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 11th November 2019
    We visited the Docks during the day,and it was really busy,what a transformation has happened here,a proper tourist attraction,plenty to see and do,things to see,plenty of eating places,shops etc... Read full review
  • Sozlovesholisays
    Ipswich, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Couples
    Shops, cafes great for a wander.
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 12th November 2019
    We spent a few pleasant hours wandering around Albert Dick area, small shops, cafes and bars. A nice leisure area in what previously was a busy dock. Read full review

Opening Times

Open (1 January 2019 - 31 December 2019)
DayTimes

* Open Bank holidays. Bars are open until late

Awards

  • National AwardsDisabledGo DisabledGo 2013

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