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Liverpool and the May Blitz, 1941

2016 is the 75th anniversay of the May Blitz.  In May 1941 Liverpool was targeted by German Luftwaffe over a 7 day period from 1 May - 7 May causing enormous damage. 

Bombed out! World Museum and the Blitz

The online exhibition, Bombed Out! World Museum and the Blitz tells the story of the night the museum nearly died on 3 May 1941.

Bomb damage in Liverpool 

From our Museum of Liverpool collections, photographs show how Liverpool was affected by bomb damage

Liverpool's docks and the Blitz

Photographs and records from our collections help tell the story of Liverpool's docks and the Blitz including Albert Dock and also what happened when the ammunition ship 'SS Malakand' blew up in Huskisson Branch Dock Number 2.


A day in the life of the Blitz