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Wirral Transport Museum & Heritage Tramway

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Great Atmosphere

Plenty to see and do - check opening times before you decide to go. On operating days has trams... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ken J
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Transport gathering Sunday 7th October

Once again a great event and well done to the volunteers who work tirelessly to keep the museum... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Steve H
Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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“trams and buses”(12 reviews)
“ferry terminal”(13 reviews)
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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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
1 Taylor Street, Birkenhead CH41 1BG, England
+44 151 647 2128
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago 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 10 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
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Hi just had a great couple of hours out visiting the Wirral transport museum. We went yesterday 31st August, my little girl, partner and elderly father really enjoyed themselves, when arrived the staff told us that team was ready to leave if we wanted to...More

Thank julie p
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

The transport museum is a lovely place to visit on a Saturday or Sunday afternoon. Lots to see and the highlight is a ride on the tram approx 60p, to Woodside ferry. Until recently there was a lovely cafe in the terminal but now the...More

1  Thank edwinaj302
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We were very pleasantly surprised to find out the museum is free entry, amazing considering the selection of things to see in there. There are trams, buses, motorbikes, bicycles, cars, a fire engine, and other displays like a substantial model railway. All of that is...More

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10 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 Kieran M | Reviewed this property |
It's just off Taylor Street, which you can access from the A554 between Victoria Dock and Cammel Laird.