The tragic loss of the Children's Ship during the Second World War.
The longest and most crucial campaign of the Second World War.
The former pilot cutter ship in dry dock opposite the museum.
A training ship that was based in the Mersey for more than 80 years.
Highlighting connections to the war that ended on the Mersey.
Revealing a time of great change on Liverpool's central waterfront.
Our collections range from the largest object in National Museums Liverpool's collections, to a ship model in a light bulb.
Our collection includes more than 70 full size boats including working vessels and leiure craft.
An extensive collection of maritime books and documents spanning three centuries.
Paintings, posters and watercolours provide a comprehensive record of Liverpool's shipping activity.
One of the most significant collections in the country, with more than 2,000 models, mostly of merchant vessels.
In a previous blog about the On the Waterfront exhibition I named a glass lantern slide view of George’s Dock as one of my favourites.
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