*TEMPORARILY CLOSED* Museum of Liverpool

Pier Head
Liverpool
Merseyside
L3 1DG

Tel: +44 (0)151 478 4545

Museum of Liverpool's 'Window with a View' Winner.

About

The Museum of Liverpool is the world’s first national museum devoted to the history of a regional city and the largest newly-built national museum in Britain for more than a century. The museum is located on Liverpool’s UNESCO World Heritage Site waterfront and represents Liverpool’s unique and interesting history.

Hop on board the overhead railway, immerse yourself in the city’s rich sporting and creative history and experience for yourself what it means to be Liverpudlian.

The museum is child friendly with lot of interactives that bring history to life and an engaging programme of activities for young people to play and learn. Book a free place in Little Liverpool to introduce your youngest children to the wonders of the Museum of Liverpool.

Exhibits showcase popular culture and tackle social, historical and contemporary issues of Liverpool’s region in an accessible, engaging manner. More than 6,000 objects bring Liverpool’s incredible heritage to life, celebrating thousands of years of the city’s achievements.

Exhibits include Ben Johnson’s Liverpool Cityscape, a life-size Liver bird, the first Ford Anglia from Ford’s Halewood production line and the famous 'Lion' locomotive.

Head to the People’s Republic gallery to see the sweeping views of the Three Graces - this window actually won ‘Best window with a view’ - so is definitely worth a stop off.

The café on the ground floor serves delicious traditional British food with a contemporary twist. Here, you can relax and enjoy excellent views of the canal and Albert Dock. Free Wifi is also available here.

 

 

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Road access to Merseyside is excellent with the motorway network making access to central areas quick and easy. From the M6 follow the M56 or M62 to Liverpool.

Public Transport Directions

Regular services to and from Liverpool make it one of the most accessible cities on the UK rail network. Virgin trains operate a London-Liverpool service, with a journey time of just over 2 hours. National Express operate regular services from all major towns and cities in Britain to Norton Street Coach Station, Liverpool.

TripAdvisor

Awards

  • Visit England Code of Practice 2013
  • Local AwardsLiverpool City Region Annual Tourism Awards Liverpool City Region Annual Tourism Awards 2012
  • Regional AwardsLiverpool City Region Tourism Awards 2018 - Winner Liverpool City Region Tourism Awards 2018 - Winner 2018

Opening Times

Open (1 January 2020 - 31 December 2020)
DayTimes
MondayClosed
TuesdayClosed
Wednesday10:0017:00
Thursday10:0017:00
Friday10:0017:00
Saturday10:0017:00
Sunday10:0017:00

* Open daily from 10am-5pm.

What's Nearby

  1. Merseytravel

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

    0.02 miles away
  2. *TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED* RIBA Liverpool City Tours

    Discover the architecture and history of this great city on one of walking tours,…

    0.09 miles away
  1. *TEMPORARILY CLOSED* RIBA North

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

    0.08 miles away
  2. *TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED* Mersey Tunnel Tours

    Due to Government guidelines regarding Covid 19 and Social distancing measures, the…

    0.09 miles away
  3. Mersey Ferries

    On-board the 50 minute river cruise, visitors will discover the well-loved legacy of…

    0.12 miles away
  4. *TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED* Manchester Ship Canal Cruises

    Due to the Coronavirus outbreak the Manchester Ship Canal Cruises have been cancelled for…

    0.14 miles away
  5. British Music Experience

    The British Music Experience tells the story of British Music through costumes,…

    0.14 miles away
  6. *TEMPORARILY CLOSED* International Slavery Museum

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

    0.15 miles away
  7. *TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED* Multilingual City Tour - Liverpool City Sights

    You will experience the sights of our world-famous UNESCO Waterfront, Three Graces,…

    0.15 miles away
  8. *TEMPORARILY CLOSED* Merseyside Maritime Museum

    Submerge yourself in Liverpool’s historic seafaring past at the Merseyside Maritime…

    0.15 miles away
  9. *TEMPORARILY CLOSED* Seized! The Border and Customs Uncovered

    The only gallery of its kind, Seized! tells the exciting story of smuggling and…

    0.15 miles away
  10. *TEMPORARILY CLOSED* Old Dock Experience

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

    0.15 miles away
  11. Maritime Archives & Library

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

    0.16 miles away
  12. Group Gallery Tours at Tate Liverpool

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

    0.16 miles away
  13. The Beatles Statue

    An iconic statue of the Fab Four, in their hometown.

    0.16 miles away
Previous Next

Search What's Nearby

Product Type
Proximity
Within miles

Search Again

Type
Area
Keyword

Other Websites