We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

World Museum

Liverpool Museum William Brown Street, Liverpool L3 8EN, England
+44 151 478 4393
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Display of Ancient Egyptian items very good.

We looked around the section on Ancient Egypt which was really interesting and also the Aquarium... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
JanetNewcastle
,
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
This is where you take your kids to learn things

The outside of the building is very impressive but the contents seem aimed at families with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Richard E
,
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Read all 1,551 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
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%
Travellers talk about
“an aquarium” (58 reviews)
“ancient egypt” (34 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
Liverpool Museum William Brown Street, Liverpool L3 8EN, England
Central Liverpool
CONTACT
Website
+44 151 478 4393
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (1,551)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 1,458 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We looked around the section on Ancient Egypt which was really interesting and also the Aquarium which was well kept and we were lucky to see some of the fish being fed. We didn't have time to look at the other sections. The museum was...More

Thank JanetNewcastle
Reviewed 1 week ago

The outside of the building is very impressive but the contents seem aimed at families with children, nothing wrong with that of course, most cities have a similar type of museum. Some stuff will be of interest to adults, however, this is a place to...More

Thank Richard E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Huge museum, very good place to go to with kids and there are plenty of activities to do. Didn't find it quite as interesting as the other Museums in Liverpool though.

Thank DJAGODA
Reviewed 1 week ago

great place to go . on 5 floors lots to see. and its free . museum staff friendly and very knowledgeable

Thank 123bud1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Considering this is FREE the information learned is outstanding ! Staff are extremely helpful. Our day was very pleasant. One down fall was there are only 2 lifts so with the museaum spread over 5 floors we had to queue a lot to wait for...More

Thank Amy W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been visiting this museum for many years with my children . Lots to see and do we always have a lovely day. Set over five floors you can walk up the stairs or go in the lift. There are lockers you can use on the...More

Thank louboodan
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great day out for all the family if it is raining or not lots of kids activities to amuse them and keep them quiet, lots of floors with something different on each floor well worth a visit the kids will just love it and...More

Thank Dave J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed our morning in the museum and it was lovely to see so many families with you children enjoying this place. The coffee shop cafe is also worth a visit and a nice end to the day.

Thank lenahartley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We collected our free tickets for the show from the reception on the ground floor for later that day. The show was an interesting commentary showing star formations on the domed celing on the 5th floor taking abourt 10 minutes.

Thank MJireh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I didn't aspect to find such a huge museum with so many amazing things to see! 5 floors full of lots of things! My favorite was definitely the floor dedicated to Egypt, with mummies.

Thank gheorghesimona06
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
The Bastion Bar & Restaurant
519 reviews
.22 km away
Copacabana
264 reviews
.16 km away
Fahrenheit Grill Restaurant
126 reviews
.22 km away
La Tasca Liverpool
1,974 reviews
.21 km away
Nearby Attractions
Liverpool Central Library
1,543 reviews
.08 km away
Walker Art Gallery
1,780 reviews
.16 km away
St. George's Hall
1,220 reviews
.20 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
VermontFan
27 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 13 answers
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!)
1
Vote
audrey j
16 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
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.
2
Votes
Jennifer C
15 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from Alan157243 | Reviewed this property |
As long as you have a £1 coin they are free
0
Votes