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Museum of Liverpool

Pier Head, Liverpool L3 1DG, England
+44 151 478 4545
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Liverpool Museum

We have today had an interesting visit to the museum which is well laid out and gave us a good... read more

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Martin D
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England, United Kingdom
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Whatever you are interested in, history, music, sport, culture its all here and its free. A... read more

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The stunning new Museum of Liverpool is the world’s first national museum devoted to the history of a regional city, demonstrating Liverpool’s unique contribution to the world. This fantastic, free family day includes the stage where John Lennon and Paul McCartney first met, Ben Johnson’s Liverpool Cityscape, a life-size Liverbird, the first Ford Anglia from Ford’s Halewood production line and Chris Boardman’s famous Lotus sport bike. Don’t miss the 360º immersive films about football and The Beatles! Notes to editors: Major funders include the Northwest Regional Development Agency (NWDA), the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) and the Department of Culture Media and Sport (DCMS).The European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) is making a real difference to people and businesses in the Northwest. With €755 million to invest between 2007 and 2013, ERDF is enhancing the competitiveness of the region’s economy by supporting growth in enterprise and employment. ERDF in the Northwest is managed by the Northwest Regional Development Agency (NWDA).
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“top floor” (207 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Pier Head, Liverpool L3 1DG, England
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+44 151 478 4545
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have today had an interesting visit to the museum which is well laid out and gave us a good insight into Liverpools history. What a shame to see that the overhead railway was closed down and demolished in the 1950's. Nice to see all...More

Thank Martin D
Reviewed yesterday

Whatever you are interested in, history, music, sport, culture its all here and its free. A fantastic way to spend an afternoon, with great views over the Mersey too.

Thank Elephantemg
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Overall not too bad, ancient Egypt exhibition was interesting, was expecting museum to be bigger than it was, cafe was ok , tuna sandwich was a bit bland but reasonable prices, its worth a wander if you've time to spare and don't fancy shopping malls

Thank susan b
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have been here a few times but never with my missus family(not local),They really enjoyed it and were surprised by a few things like the original size of the Catholic cathedral(Lutyens) and the overhead railway,Some of the exhibits are interactive too and there is...More

Thank George B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Took my granddaughter and wife to the museum. Found it to be very informative with some really good exhibits. It wss very interactive which my granddaughter really liked. A really good day out for all of us.

Thank davec101
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Full of many interesting exhibits about the history of Liverpool, particularly the last 100 years. Pleasant cafe with healthy food. Well recommended for a family visit or a visit by those new to Liverpool.

Thank A1854CKpauld
Reviewed 3 days ago

Definatly worth a visit, but best to go when it first opens as a lot of school children there from about 11am. We loved learning all about the history of Liverpool, all free or a small donation. You won't be disappointed with this museum.

Thank tracey119
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was one of the best museums my wife and me have visited. There were three floors to the museum. The artifacts on all floors were very good the best for me the second floor with all the military things. You will need to spend...More

Thank MillerMad
Reviewed 3 days ago

It's on the front by Albert Dock. Not far from Liverpool one shops . I would recommend anyone of any age to go and visit. You can pass hours in this building

Thank 2,20,21,927
Reviewed 4 days ago

We ended staying over 2 hours so much to see .Liverpool its people its history go up to the second floor the views from the huge panoramic windows looking up and down the river Mersey wonderful... Entrance is free,voluntary donations near reception.

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happy2holiday
4 February 2017|
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I don't think so, it's a local beer to South Wales, one that my South Welsh family drink
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4 February 2017|
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Hope this helps - it's off the Liverpool museum website: A life size bronze Billy Fury statue, commissioned by 'The Sound of Fury' and created by Liverpool artist Tom Murphy, was unveiled by his mother Jean Wycherley and his... More
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Cobbled stones may be a problem, and wind. They are all close together... and may be a case of taking it slowly. The longest walk would be coming in from the entrance. The parking lot is far... Perhaps if drop-off is... More
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