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Museum of Liverpool

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Address: Pier Head, Liverpool L3 1DG, England
Phone Number:
+44 151 478 4545
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Today
10:00 - 17:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
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The stunning new Museum of Liverpool is the world’s first national museum...

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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The grandchildren loved visiting the museum, and it brought back a lot of memories for me too, I remember the old museum had a victorian street in it, which I loved as a child, I... read more

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The grandchildren loved visiting the museum, and it brought back a lot of memories for me too, I remember the old museum had a victorian street in it, which I loved as a child, I think that would be a great thing if that was to be introduced again.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Just a small museum but it is good to memorial the old stories. Could be half an hour will finish to look around here. Especially on the Second World War exhibitions. By the way, I really like the first ground exhibition which is a big big train named LION, it is Awesome to take pics. Anyway, hope it will useful... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This 3 story museum is absolutely fabulous. It has all about Liverpool's history and culture. I particularly found the area on the ground floor about Liverpool's links to China interesting. A good place to spend a couple of hours.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Completely free to get in. Absolutely fab museum. Doing some work on the river front side so follow the signs to get in. Open 10am to 5pm.

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were hoping to visit the museum, but it has been closed for some time and isn't likely to open in the very near future, so we were quite disappointed. But it is in a good location and they are doing a lot to improve facilities and what is being shown, so when it reopens, it should be good.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Find the point of view, from where this building resembles to a Sea Gull. Splendid! Also, the exhibition inside is well-organised! Unique items from an unrepetable city!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Plenty of interesting things to see. Suitable for young and old. Good loo and cafe facilities and shop with lots of lovely souvenirs and books etc of Liverpool. Been several times. Unable to visit last time in Liverpool as closed for some repair works. Hopefully will be completed by our next visit. Good location near other interesting attractions. Excellent place... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This is an interesting place to visit for locals as well as tourist some great expeditions on at all times even keeping my 15 year old interested

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this museum ,it's not boring,you won't want to stop half way round,everything in theirs interesting.theres so much to see ,but my favourite bits are the old tram you can actually sit in.The karaoke room where you can dress up and sing your heart out,and there's something for the little ones,it's called little Liverpool and it on every hour on... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you go to Liverpool you must visit this museum it's excellent, all you need to know about Liverpool and it's past, and being by the Albert Docks and river Mersey it has some great views, and it's Free too.

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