Ship models collection
Merseyside Maritime Museum's extensive collection of ship models is one of the most significant in the country and contains more than 2000 models, mostly merchant vessels - from steamships to sailing ships, builders models to ships in bottles.
The Dashwood-Howard collection of ships in bottles is of particular note.
You can see many ship models from the collection on display, especially in the following galleries:
Find out how some of the models have been conserved by our ship and historic models conservators and read about their recent projects on the blog.