Merseyside Maritime Museum

Albert Dock
Liverpool
Merseyside
L3 4AQ

Tel: 0151 478 4499

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
ExhibitionsFree

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

About

FREE TO EVERYONE

Merseyside Maritime Museum is in a former bonded warehouse, part of the historic Albert Dock on the banks of the River Mersey and tells the story of Liverpool's seafaring heritage and the merchant navy.
The museum's collections reflect the international importance of Liverpool as a gateway to the world, including the city's role in the transatlantic slave trade and emigration.

Video

  • Merseyside Maritime Museum

Facilities

Other

  • Car Parking
  • Disabled Access
  • Free Admission
  • Gift Shop
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups
  • Large Parties
  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Schools Accepted
  • Shop

Payment Methods

  • American Express accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Switch accepted
  • Visa accepted

Map & Directions

Road Directions

The Maritime Museum is located at the Albert Dock on Liverpool's famous waterfront, adjacent to the Pier Head. A mere stroll from the city centre and all its attractions. Within easy reach of 1.5 million people, it has extensive rail, bus and road links (including a comprehensive motorway network), as well as convenient air and boat connections via Liverpool and Manchester Airports, the Mersey Ferry and Seacat.

Public Transport Directions

Located in the Albert Dock complex.

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    3536
  • Very Good
    1667
  • Average
    317
  • Poor
    38
  • Terrible
    15

Recent Reviews:

  • YantoReddish2013
    Stockport, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Couples
    Fantastic free museum !
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 23rd October 2018
    We went especially to see the Battle of the Atlantic section which was absolutely brilliant with plenty of artefacts , videos and models. There was also a fantastic short presentation by an actor... Read full review
  • Getaway729026
    Farnham, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Couples
    A real find
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 21st October 2018
    This was recommended by a tour guide. So much to see. We were fascinated with the smuggling and Luisitannia features. No entrance price - contributions only. Really worth a visit and on the Albert... Read full review
  • Mocroxsonhicks
    Harlow, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Couples
    Emotional charged museum
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 21st October 2018
    Visited here from Essex to see the Titanic artefacts but fortunately this section was closed and would not be opening until a day after we left Liverpool. Bitterly disappointed and might have not... Read full review

Awards

  • National AwardsDisabledGo DisabledGo 2013
  • Regional AwardsLiverpool City Region Tourism Awards 2018 - Winner Liverpool City Region Tourism Awards 2018 - Winner 2018

Gradings

  • VAQAS VB Attraction VAQAS
VAQAS VB Attraction VAQAS

Opening Times

Open (1 January 2018 - 31 December 2018)
DayTimes
Monday10:0017:00*
Tuesday10:0017:00*
Wednesday10:0017:00*
Thursday10:0017:00*
Friday10:0017:00*
Saturday10:0017:00*
Sunday10:0017:00*

* The Piermaster's House open daily 10am-4.30pm.

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

We think you'll like

Maritime Dining Room, City

The Albert Dock, Liverpool

International Slavery Museum, Liverpool

Museum of Liverpool, Liverpool

What's Nearby

  1. Old Dock Experience

    The Old Dock has been carefully preserved under the new Liverpool ONE. For the first time...

    0 miles away
  2. Seized! The Border and Customs Uncovered

    FREE TO EVERYONE

    The HM Customs & Excise National Museum tells the exciting story of...

    0 miles away
  3. International Slavery Museum

    the International Slavery Museum is located within Liverpool's Albert Dock, inside the...

    0 miles away
  1. Maritime Archives & Library

    The Maritime Archives and Library houses a fine collection of maritime books and...

    0.01 miles away
  2. The City Explorer

    Relax and enjoy this wonderful sightseeing tour of all of Liverpool's famous landmarks....

    0.05 miles away
  3. Group Gallery Tours at Tate Liverpool

    Join one of the tours and talks, and get a closer look at the Collection.

    0.06 miles away
  4. The Albert Dock

    The Albert Dock is Liverpool's number one visitor attraction, showcasing the best of...

    0.08 miles away
  5. UNESCO World Heritage Site

    The World Heritage Site stretches along the waterfront from Albert Dock, through The Pier...

    0.1 miles away
  6. Merseytravel

    For up-to-the-minute information on local and national bus, train and ferry services ring...

    0.13 miles away
  7. RIBA North

    RIBA NORTH, the Royal Institute of British Architect's new national architectural centre...

    0.14 miles away
  8. Liverpool Waterfront

    Liverpool's Waterfront is aesthetically breathtaking, iconic and an honoured UNESCO World...

    0.14 miles away
  9. The Beatles Story

    The Beatles Story is a unique visitor attraction that will transport you on an...

    0.15 miles away
  10. Mattel Play! Liverpool

    Over 13,000 square feet of interactive play across three uniquely themed zones.

    0.15 miles away
  11. Museum of Liverpool

    The Museum of Liverpool is the world’s first national museum devoted to the history of a...

    0.15 miles away
Previous Next

Search What's Nearby

Product Type
Proximity
Within miles

Search Again

Type
Area
Keyword

Other Websites