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Victoria Gallery & Museum

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Have been there on many occasions after Uni and do not really want to say this as I hope it never... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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What A Place

Lovely to go inside this museum / gallery. A hidden gem. Part of the old Liverpool University and... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2018
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Victoria Gallery & Museum is housed in the stunning architecture of the University of Liverpool's famous flagship 'redbrick' building. Please note: The Tate Hall is currently closed for an exhibition changeover and will open on the 12th July with...more
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Victoria Gallery & Museum Ashton Street | University of Liverpool, Liverpool L69 3DR, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been there on many occasions after Uni and do not really want to say this as I hope it never gets too busy. It is a gem of a place, the staff are great and the food excellent, so good we went for a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 6 December 2018

Lovely to go inside this museum / gallery. A hidden gem. Part of the old Liverpool University and the space has become a really nice small gallery & museum. Not crammed with loads of stuff but beautifully laid out. The exhibitions were changing on my...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Howard-Liverpool
Vicky_VST, Visitor Service Team at Victoria Gallery & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2018

Dear Howard-Liverpool Thanks for taking the time to visit our little slice of Liverpool life here at the Victoria Gallery & Museum. The majority of the changing exhibitions have now been completed and opened, so please do come back and visit us to see the...More

Reviewed 26 November 2018

Lovely building, lot of the internal wall are clad in glazed tiles. The exhibitions are great and you get to see some of the other rooms, again spectacular. The coffee shop serves good coffee and lunchesMore

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank R W
Vicky_VST, Visitor Services Team at Victoria Gallery & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2018

Dear R W A much appreciated 5/5 from you, dear Visitor, many thanks! We are really happy to note you rate the building as highly as the exhibitions as we take great pride in both. Your kind words about our cafe have been noted and...More

Reviewed 28 October 2018

Great to see these views of the city. Great staff, really helpful and good value for money. Really good lifts!More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Vicky_VST, Visitor Services Team at Victoria Gallery & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Hi kathtownsend Thank you for your kind review, but we think you meant to review the Cathedral. With their amazing views and brilliant lifts for very little money, it could only be them. Also, for anyone reading, we are free to enter. We'll take the...More

Reviewed 15 October 2018

This has the appearance of an old hospital. The gallery and museum is not large but certainly worth wandering round. I had to leave early because of the fire alarm! They have a great collection of LPs and 78s.More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Helen17112013
Vicky_VST, Visitor Services Team at Victoria Gallery & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2018

Hello Helen17112013 Thank you for taking the time to review and I'm sorry your visit was cut short by the fire alarm. It is regulation that we test our fire alarms on a regular basis and it is unfortunate that this coincided with your visit...More

Reviewed 26 September 2018

The outside of this building is very lovely, with a clock tower and a corner turret an long windows making it a bit fairytale castle-like. Inside, the place is equally eyecatching, and in some ways reminiscent of an old railway station's decorated arches - much...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Robert L
Vicky_VST, Visitor Services Team at Victoria Gallery & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Hello Robert L Thanks for your detailed review, it is much appreciated. We're really glad you found the building as beautiful as we do. The Brendel models have certainly been a big hit with our visitors and it is great to see that reflected in...More

Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

The building is very beautiful & captivating since the first time I got here, very classic & vintage, and so the interior. Unfortunately the place is not big enough for a museum & gallery, so they dont provide muchMore

Date of experience: September 2018
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Vicky_VST, Visitor Services Team at Victoria Gallery & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Dear Jessica I Thanks for taking the time to visit us and to write a review. You are correct in that we are quite small, but I do think we are perfectly formed, and the gallery spaces, museum and lecture theatre really are artworks in...More

Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

The highlight is the building with beautiful tiling inside. The contents while limited in range are very interesting and add considerably to the experience. A nice restaurant.More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Vicky_VST, Visitor Services Team at Victoria Gallery & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Hello Colin B Many thanks for popping along to our little slice of Liverpool. We are quite small but perfectly formed and have a varied range of changing exhibitions alongside static displays from the University of Liverpool's 130 year old collections and archives. The restaurant...More

Reviewed 2 September 2018

Amazing place we really enjoyed it and we like everything we'll done Liverpool amazing city we will be back

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank jdcdnorthwales
Vicky_VST, Visitor Services Team at Victoria Gallery & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Hello jdcnorthwales Thanks for taking the time to give us a little review on TripAdvisor! We hope to see you again soon. Kind regards Vicky

Reviewed 1 September 2018

A marvellous gallery: wonderful building , fascinating exhibits (I visited on Saturday 1st September 2018) great cafe and friendly and enthusiastic staff. My friends and I loved our visit here. It will become a regular stopping off point on my way into Liverpool. If you...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank elizabethmL5466LZ
Vicky_VST, Visitor Services Team at Victoria Gallery & Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Hello elizabethmL5466LZ You are correct, we do enthuse about our wonderful building, marvellous gallery and its fascinating exhibits. Thank you for noticing, visiting and reviewing! We look forward to becoming your regular stop-off point for many Liverpool visits to come! The cake changes frequently, so...More

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Phillip S
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Hello all! I am sorry we seem to have missed this question. As many of you have said, the galleries and museum are open from 10am - 5pm Tuesday - Saturday. If you are in town early, please feel free to visit us for... More
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