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Spaceport

Victoria Place | Seacombe, Wallasey CH44 6QY, England
+44 151 330 1444
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Mersey River Explorer Cruise from Liverpool
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Spaceport is a space themed visitor attraction located just across the River Mersey at Seacombe Ferry Terminal, Wirral. Space and space travel is imaginatively explored in this fun, interactive attraction.Included among the intergalatic exhibits is a space dome theatre, Explorer 1 simulator ride, special exhibitions,cafe and a shop.
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good28%
  • Average23%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible11%
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“star wars” (20 reviews)
“roller coaster” (12 reviews)
“solar system” (16 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
Victoria Place | Seacombe, Wallasey CH44 6QY, England
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+44 151 330 1444
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"star wars"
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"roller coaster"
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"solar system"
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"interactive games"
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"family ticket"
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"u boat"
in 28 reviews
"space ride"
in 10 reviews
"couple of hours"
in 12 reviews
"all ages"
in 15 reviews
"combined ticket"
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"dome theatre"
in 7 reviews
"great fun"
in 13 reviews
"kids and adults"
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"few hours"
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"picnic area"
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"staff were very helpful"
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"interesting visit"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very informative with lots of written information and hands-on for all ages good exhibitions. The ferry ride over to the spaceport was also interesting and the ferry spotless, nice to see it was renamed as the Royal Iris. Alltogether a good day out.

Thank Carol C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent around 2 hours in Spaceport. The 20 minute film was informative for all ages. The displays and interactive games were enjoyed by the kids. I learnt a few new things about our universe and we left feeling happy and inspired. We bought the combined...More

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MTAttractions, Guest Relations Manager at Spaceport, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the review, its great you enjoyed your visit to the Spaceport and found it informative and entertaining for all ages.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here today with my son & nephew !!! The kids enjoyed the ferry over to spaceport more exciting really . The part they did enjoy was the planetarium but apart from that nothing much else. I thought it was a little overpriced for...More

Thank Clairemacca
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MTAttractions, Guest Relations Manager at Spaceport, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the review Claire, we have passed on your comments to the relevant department.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Entrance began with an amazing 15 minute movie about the things that we know about space currently and the things that we are trying to learn about (ours was titled "We Are Aliens" and was extremely beautiful. The video was good for children in that...More

Thank Joanne M
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MTAttractions, Guest Relations Manager at Spaceport, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Jo thanks for the review, it put a smile on our faces to see how much you and your boyfriend enjoyed the Spaceport experience. We hope that you do come back sometime in the future.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here as part of the cruise deal. As I am a big StarWars fan at the age of 45, it had to be done. I didn't see the simulator ride, so I don't know if this is still going? The downstairs is great...More

Thank Leon W
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MTAttractions, Guest Relations Manager at Spaceport, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the review Leon, we're really pleased that you enjoyed Spaceport. We're glad to hear that you enjoyed the Star Wars collection, it is impressive and no matter how old you are everyone wants to be transported to a Galaxy far far away.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a thoroughly enjoyable day out here! Kids and adults alike all really enjoyed it. Staff very friendly!

Thank Doug F
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MTAttractions, Guest Relations Manager at Spaceport, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the review Doug, its great to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Spaceport. We will pass on the compliments to the staff as well.

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Reviewed 21 March 2018

We knew we would only have about 1 3/4 hours here before 3pm closing but what a shambles and poor customer service. We arrived at the same time as hoards of infant schoolchildren and despite having tickets and sent to a separate door for entry,...More

1  Thank Southwestuk
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MTAttractions, Guest Relations Manager at Spaceport, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Please accept our apologies for the poor customer service you experienced at Spaceport during your recent visit. We are currently reviewing this matter with staff to ensure we provide an excellent level of service for all customers. I’m pleased you enjoyed the space dome show...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

For £22 for a family of four... booked online... we really enjoyed this. We had a free simulator ride, saw a Star Wars exhibition, a Star Wars show and met Darth Vader,,, we were chuffed to bits. And the staff are really helpful especially at...More

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MTAttractions, Guest Relations Manager at Spaceport, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Thanks for the great review and its lovely to hear that you and all your family enjoyed themselves at Spaceport and experienced all the activities to do. We will pass on the compliments to the staff at Spaceport as well at how helpful you found...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2018

We visited during half term but didn't find it too busy. Managed to get a free parking space at the front of the building (always a bonus). The staff were very efficient and polite . I had high expectations on entering as there was a...More

Thank yvonne d
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MTAttractions, Guest Relations Manager at Spaceport, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review Yvonne. We are glad you enjoyed the dome show. I'm sorry that the Star Wars exhibition didn't live up to your expectations, we will pass on your comments about the gift shop to the...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Had a good afternoon at the spaceport & ferry & U boat museum. The spaceport has free parking which is a bonus. The ferry has great views of the Liver building et al. Having been to the spaceport 9yrs ago we found it entertaining &...More

Thank Peter S
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MTAttractions, Guest Relations Manager at Spaceport, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Hi Peter, thanks for your review. I'm so glad you enjoyed your day out at Spaceport, U-boat Story and on the Mersey Ferry too - sounds like loads of fun! Thanks for the recommendation and we hope to see you again soon.

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mj75_11
23 January 2018|
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Response from kate h | Reviewed this property |
Hi No I don't think it would unless they were REALLY into star wars as children wont notice the damage to the exhibits. Sorry if this is not the answer you were looking for but my advice for a bright 3 year old in this area... More
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leedsmillie
1 October 2017|
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Response from Lisaefildes | Reviewed this property |
Probably for younger children .
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Alan J
13 April 2017|
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Response from chef1Liverpool | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is open over Easter.
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