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

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Excellent
    10991
  • Very Good
    4900
  • Average
    837
  • Poor
    101
  • Terrible
    45

Recent Reviews:

  • Manxtravellers
    Isle of Man
    WELL PRESERVED AND PRESENTED
    4 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 21st September 2019
    This area is just lovely. It has been preserved and enhanced and we shouldd all be grateful for that! (It could all too easily have been lost!) The restored buildings house a number of lovely... Read full review
  • harryh154
    Market Drayton, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Couples
    Great atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 21st September 2019
    A visit to this attraction is a unique experience. It contains the (free) Maritime Museum, and there are plenty of shops, bars and restaurants. The famous Liver Building can be viewed from here... Read full review
  • Thomas C
    Trip type:
    Couples
    Evening out and about drinks and food
    4 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 21st September 2019
    Great place to see sites of Liverpool. Great bars and places to eat. Museums and art gallery also at 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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