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Merseyside Maritime Museum

Albert Dock, Liverpool L3 4AQ, England
+44 151 478 4499
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At Merseyside Maritime Museum you can explore the history of the great port of Liverpool, with four floors of galleries: Seized! The Border and Customs uncovered; the Emigration gallery; Liverpool: World Gateway; the Titanic, Lusitania and Empress of Ireland gallery; the Battle of the Atlantic; the Art and the Sea Gallery; and the temporary exhibition space. The museum also includes the 2010 Michelin Guide-listed Maritime Dining Rooms, a café, shop and lecture theatre.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Albert Dock, Liverpool L3 4AQ, England
+44 151 478 4499
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Reviewed yesterday

Spent several hours in the Merseyside Maritime Museum which was really enjoyable time and very interesting. Worth visiting while in Liverpool

Thank Tim T
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Located on Albert dock and plenty to see while here.Free entrance and some really good exhibits for those interested in liverpool maritime history

Thank shatner1975
Reviewed yesterday

We didn't have a massive amount of time to explore, would definitely go back. We focused on the Slavery Exhibits which we thought were really informative and felt we actually learnt something about Liverpool whilst we were there.

Thank merry707
Reviewed 2 days ago

This museum is over two floors with a big focus on the Lusitania and a bigger focus on the Titanic. The halcyon days of ship building in Liverpool is well covered, also displays on Liverpool role in the 2 world wars. Admission is free, but...More

Thank Stephen W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very interesting museum to visit. Huge shipping history in Liverpool and this is covered in the museum. Worth a visit and it is free. The Lusitania exhibition was really good and the propeller in the dock is worth a visit.

Thank Fiona D
Reviewed 3 days ago

I wasn't aware of the lovely restaurant at the top of the museum only for a good friend gave me the tip. It opened at 1130 am and just nice as we just completed the tour at the first floor where titanic history was displayed....More

Thank chris w
Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited this fabulous place. It was a fascinating journey and we felt we could spend hours here. We plan to return in future with our family as this was certainly a place of interest. There is a café too where you can buy food...More

Thank nimnim2009
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was so interesting, from the time you walk in till you walk out so glad i went in, did het a bit hot though in places

Thank Linnyjd
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you like maritime stuff that's the place for you to go. Also if story of titanic interest you it's a lots of stuff about it as well. Worth to go with family

Thank barti82
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had a lazy bit fun day and decided to take the kids out to the pier head and visited the museum the kids absolutely loved it and all at no expense. Great day out

Thank Luke C
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Jane W
17 August 2017|
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Response from Phil R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, probably even more at present as it is still school holidays.
Jane W
17 August 2017|
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Response from RichC_K | Reviewed this property |
there's plenty of interactive exhibits, plus the usual hidden item trail you get in museums. not sure about crafty things as I wasn't really looking for them, but there should be plenty to keep them entertained
13 August 2017|
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Response from pajg245 | Reviewed this property |
No need, we just walked in and there was no queue