Aurora at Toxteth Reservoir

Toxteth Reservoir
High Park Street
Liverpool
Merseyside
L8 8LU
Aurora at Toxteth Reservoir

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult Admission£15.00 per ticket
Child Admission£8.00 per ticket

There will also be a free spectacle to the site that will be un-ticketed.

About

A brand-new, cutting-edge spectacle takes over Toxteth Reservoir. Technology and magic will become indistinguishable in Rewire, a new large-scale installation by Liverpool’s FACT (Foundation for Art and Creative Technology) and Leeds-based technical wizards Invisible Flock.

Rewire will take over the grand, iron-pillared interior of the building to create an experience like no other. 

Aurora is an experience like no other. Step inside the cave-like vaults of Toxteth Reservoir for a 40-minute ‘walk on water’. Through dark chambers and between towering iron arches, water surrounds, floods and falls around you, both beautiful and terrifying. The sights, sounds and wonder of an ice cave, a tropical rainforest and monsoons unfold before you. Because when we understand that water is more precious than oil or gold, we view everything differently.

Aurora is commissioned by FACT, in partnership with Liverpool City Council, Invisible Flock and Dingle 2000, a community heritage group which wants to bring the reservoir back in to use as a distinct cultural and tourist destination.

Toxteth Reservoir was previously transformed in the last Liverpool Biennial.

 

 

 

 

 

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Opening Times

Open (21 September 2018 - 7 October 2018)

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