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Wirral Transport Museum & Heritage Tramway

Closed Now: 13:00 - 17:00
Open today: 13:00 - 17:00
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First ever visit here

Having booked an overnight stay in Liverpool some time ago and found out online the museum was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sheffield, United Kingdom
via mobile

Wow, what a transformation with the refurbishment!! Love this little museum. Took my father in law... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Liverpool, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Wirral Transport Museum & Heritage Tramway is a working museum and working heritage tramway preserving Buses, Trams & other local transport related vehicles We are open every weekend from 1pm (Saturday & Sunday) and during school holidays we are...more
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Hours Today: 13:00 - 17:00
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
1 Taylor Street, Birkenhead CH41 1BG, England
+44 151 647 2128
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having booked an overnight stay in Liverpool some time ago and found out online the museum was open, we decided to pop over on the train and see if it lived up to everything we had read about the place. Indeed it did. Yes the...More

Thank BlueFox17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, what a transformation with the refurbishment!! Love this little museum. Took my father in law as he was 84 today. Highlight was the little tram ride. It was good hearing him talk about his memories of the Liverpool trams and that lead to his...More

Thank scouse_mouse_2000uk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a little gem this place is. A museum of transport with lots to see including trams, buses, cars and motorbikes and scooters. There is a tremendous model railway layout running. There are modern facilities and a refreshment area. It is run by very friendly...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Plenty to see and do - check opening times before you decide to go. On operating days has trams running between museum at Taylor Road and Woodside ferry. Cafe at Woodside Ferry now closed but nice cafe / bistro at Unit 4 Pacific Way

Thank Ken J
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Once again a great event and well done to the volunteers who work tirelessly to keep the museum running with all the events during the year!

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 6 October 2018

A really good place for a weekend visit, especially with kids who may be into trams, trains and busses. It's great to see the volunteers working on restoring some of the trams and busses to bring them back to how they were, especially the trams....More

Thank Doug M
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

This is actually our second visit, we previously visited last year shortly before it closed down for refurbishments. It’s clear to see a lot of thought went into how they could make it better and overall the Museum is easier to navigate now especially for...More

Thank Mcdroitwich2
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

1st visit and we were bowled over. Lovely layout, interest for all big kids and juniors alike. Ride on a tram. Simply a fantastic place. Loos very clean this says a lot about the organisation. Excellent treating Love this place, we will be back

Thank Beesoviking
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Visited last month with group of friends from Aintree U3A. F ascinating place run by dedicated volunteers and exhibits of trams, buses, cars and memorabilia from by gone years all in wonderful condition. incredible large model train running in the museum too. Great place to...More

Thank Liz W
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Great selection of motorbikes, cars though the main focus is buses and trams, some of which are open to clamber about on. My son loved it, especially the model railway and the double-decker bus that was open to access. It was also good to see...More

Thank TheBozzBozz
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9 April 2018|
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Response from DJAJXKP | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi Janet - We do have trams running every Saturday from 1.00pm until 4.30pm until May - in May Trams wil run every Saturday & Sunday - but at the moment - Until June 2018, the museum building is closed to all visitors - this... More
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.
3 August 2016|
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Response from BlueFox17 | Reviewed this property |
Don't know to be honest, we were staying in Liverpool city centre and got the train to Birkenhead Hamilton Square.