The Royal Albert Dock

Albert Dock
Liverpool
Merseyside
L3 4AF

Tel: +44 (0)151 707 0729

Projection on the dock buildings at Albert Dock

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 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
    11286
  • Very Good
    5014
  • Average
    855
  • Poor
    104
  • Terrible
    46

Recent Reviews:

  • Tim L
    Folkestone, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Family
    Great place to visit
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 21st February 2020
    The Albert Dock area has been spectacularly restored since I last visited back in the early 90s. This time I visited with my two grand daughters. Lots of places to visit, great museums and quality... Read full review
  • ploney
    Belfast, United Kingdom
    great staff great hotel great food
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 21st February 2020
    a very nice managerss gretted us at reception desk...nothing was to much of a problem for her we were a family of seven visiting liverpool to visit our granddaughter daughter and neice all rolled... Read full review
  • Alison23lufbra
    Loughborough, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Couples
    Lots to see and do
    4 of 5 stars
    Friday, 21st February 2020
    Really great place-even on a wet February weekday-with museums, cafes and shops all within easy walking distance. Convenient hotels too make for great destination. Read full review

Opening Times

Open (1 January 2020 - 31 December 2020)
DayTimes

* Open Bank holidays. Bars are open until late

Awards

  • National AwardsDisabledGo DisabledGo 2013

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