The Royal Albert Dock

Albert Dock
Liverpool
Merseyside
L3 4AF

Tel: +44 (0)151 707 0729

A daytime shot of the Royal Albert Dock. The shot shows the original warehouse buildings with the iconic red pillars.

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 or an evening meal. 

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 them on @theAlbertDock

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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
    • Excellent
      11474
    • Very Good
      5070
    • Average
      861
    • Poor
      104
    • Terrible
      47

    Recent Reviews:

    • textmania
      Bolton, United Kingdom
      Trip type:
      Couples
      Lovely peaceful place
      5 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 17th July 2021
      Fantastic place to visit, walk round. Lots of bars and restaurants. Wasn't as many shops as I'd hoped but didn't spoil our time there. Loved the atmosphere. Such a beautiful place to visit. Most... Read full review
    • claire w
      Manchester, United Kingdom
      love this place
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 18th July 2021
      Every time I visit there is something new to experience or something we never noticed before. We were sat yesterday eating ice cream, watching the jelly fish in the docks Read full review
    • A3160OGlindaa
      Trip type:
      Friends getaway
      Great place to visit
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 19th July 2021
      Vibrant area with lots of bars and restaurants. We were lucky enough to visit in good weather. The buskers singing as we walked around and the happy smiling faces added to the experience. Read full review

    Opening Times

    Open (1 January 2021 - 31 December 2021)
    DayTimes

    * Open Bank holidays. Bars are open until late

    Awards

    • National AwardsDisabledGo DisabledGo 2013
    • Visit BritainWe're Good to Go We're Good to Go 2020
    • Regional AwardsWTTC Safe Travels WTTC Safe Travels 2021

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