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Wirral Transport Museum

1 Taylor Street, Birkenhead CH41 1BG, England
+44 151 647 2128
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I am not really into transport museums but I went for my partner and I really enjoyed the museum... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Preston, United Kingdom
via mobile
Transport Museum AND a Heritage Tramway!

Where else in this country that you can visit a transport museum arriving and departing in a tram... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Stowmarket, United Kingdom
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  • Average9%
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“model railway” (24 reviews)
“tram ride” (19 reviews)
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1 Taylor Street, Birkenhead CH41 1BG, England
+44 151 647 2128
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I am not really into transport museums but I went for my partner and I really enjoyed the museum. Not very big but can pass an hour or so in here. Worth a visit if you are in the area.

Thank bargainsavvy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Where else in this country that you can visit a transport museum arriving and departing in a tram on the public highway? Birkenhead has it all! Being a Transport Historian and a volunteer member of another transport museum, I occasionally do some crazy things!! Like...More

1  Thank DaveJC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Take advantage of the Tram ride from the station - only £1. It has even more buses than trains - and a model railway. Cost - a donation if you want. The Grandaughter really got involved with the iSpy trail. Also amazing at nearly 7...More

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Went here on Saturday for their Easter Trail and pleasantly surprised. Would advise a trip on the old tram which is good value at £2 and the museum itself is full of old memorabilia. It's only open for 4 hours on Saturday and Sundays but...More

Thank Paul H
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Merseyside, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We have a toddler obsessed with everything transport related. We have all visited before and found it to be a great little afternoon out, this time he even went on the tram which made his day. Lots of things to explore and see, one firm...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

We took the ferry across the river and stopped to see the uBoat experience but unfortunately the automatic doors were broken so we could not visit the actual submarine. We went out to the car park and were approached by a tram driver. He told...More

Thank dawnGalicia
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Great place for those interested in old vehicles, trams and buses. You can travel on the tram along the waterfront looking out onto the amazingly beautiful Liverpool pier head waterfront.

Thank Keith T
Reviewed 22 December 2016

we visited Wirral Transport Museum and found the volunteers there very friendly, the old shop fronts were interesting, the model railway superb, the buses with their histories very absorbing. The selection of Trams stimulating especially showing the rebuilding of the Warrington Tram. And then the...More

Thank lesviv
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

We went to this on the tram from the nearby frost fair. Loved the tram rides. Hadn't realised that some trams had an upstairs. Can see so much more from upstairs. The museum was good. However we were with a 2 year old and although...More

Thank suscame
Reviewed 21 November 2016

We went to the tram museum, me and my 12 year old. It was our fist trip to the museum The place is only the size of a small warehouse but well worth a visit. It's packed from floor to ceiling with old trams and...More

Thank Ellie P
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Can I also bring my dog
22 August 2016|
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Response from DJAJXKP | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are permitted to travel on the trams and enter the museum - however all dogs must be kept on a full lead or carried if small enough at all times in the museum and whilst riding the trams.
How do I get there by car ?
3 August 2016|
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Response from Kieran M | Reviewed this property |
It's just off Taylor Street, which you can access from the A554 between Victoria Dock and Cammel Laird.