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World Museum

Liverpool Museum William Brown Street, Liverpool L3 8EN, England
+44 151 478 4393
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Excellent free and big museum with cafe and shop!

An excellent free and big museum with a ground floor cafe and shop! Has a lot of free activities... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Sharon R
Museum at the Pier Head

Great museum lots of interesting stuff for the family. Free entrance to the main building which is... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
justine_o99
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World Museum Liverpool is a fantastic family day out! Over five free floors explore: the aquarium and the Treasure House Theatre; the natural world in the Clore Natural History Centre and Bug House; the human world in the World Cultures gallery and Weston Discovery Centre; the earth with dinosaurs and animals from around the world; and space and time through scientific instruments and the Planetarium. There are also two cafés and two shops.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“natural history” (61 reviews)
“an aquarium” (60 reviews)
“bug house” (45 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Liverpool Museum William Brown Street, Liverpool L3 8EN, England
Central Liverpool
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+44 151 478 4393
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Reviewed yesterday

An excellent free and big museum with a ground floor cafe and shop! Has a lot of free activities for children so family friendly and different floors with a natural history section and a lot of 'mummies' on display in an Ancient Egypt exhibition when...More

Thank Sharon R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great museum lots of interesting stuff for the family. Free entrance to the main building which is a bonus. Excellent location cannot miss it on the pier head. Brill souvenir shop too! ✌🏼

Thank justine_o99
Reviewed 5 days ago

Very good exhibits and displays. Easy to get around and logical layout. Many school children were enjoying the experience.

Thank welltravelled105
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Its a well set out museum with plenty of space for kids to enjoy themselves. Im not a huge fan of museums but was fun. The craft room for creating things was good. We made dino masks. All in all lovely visit.

1  Thank gareth t
Reviewed 1 week ago

For me as an adult there arent enough real exhibits like there used to be here years ago - however for childrn I think it is probably very good - too many words and pictures but am sure its a great educational base. The cafe...More

Thank Howard-Liverpool
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can spend a lot of time inside, there is a good variety of showrooms, even a room where kids can play and interact.

Thank Eduardo B
Reviewed 1 week ago

A must for a family day out. Egyptian gallery is excellent. Finish your visit with lunch in the fabulous cafe. Reasonable prices in the stunning former entrance - beautiful tiled floors, marble columns and look up to the amazing ceiling

Thank aidan794
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here during half term and my wife, seven year old son and I all found the museum tremendously engaging. We parked at the nearby Queens Car Park for the day (the longer you park the better the value so just dump the car...More

1  Thank FamilymanPreston_UK
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice museum with many artifacts from around the world. Some halls are very interesting and like most museums, it is free.

Thank Robmad45
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Must admit I didn’t visit the museum - been before! Did though visit the cafe after a couple of hours pounding round the city. Had the most enormous piece of cake ever and a great latte. Nursed the both for three quarters of an hour...More

Thank neddyb1
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VermontFan
27 April 2017|
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Response from kaybean | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can without flash, and yes you can take your backpack. They have a locker room by the entrance which is handy if you don't want to lug your bags with you (useful!)
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audrey j
16 April 2017|
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Response from richardandkids | Reviewed this property |
It is both inside and out, the street is cobbled but with good pavement access. The lifts inside are the swooshy new sort with open plan shafts.
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Jennifer C
15 February 2017|
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Response from Alan157243 | Reviewed this property |
As long as you have a £1 coin they are free
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