Your visit

museum entrance in an old brick warehouse in Liverpool's docks

© Pete Carr

Free entry! Open daily 10am-5pm. The Piermaster's House is open daily 10am-4.30pm.

Security update

In the interests of public safety we will be carrying out bag checks. Please do not bring large or heavy bags, as we cannot store these and they will not be allowed on the premises.  Prams and pushchairs will also be checked before they can be stored. 

The Maritime Archives and Library is open on Mondays and Tuesdays (except Bank Holidays), 10.30am-12.30pm and 1.30-4.30pm.

Planning your visit

Video tour of Merseyside Maritime Museum

Seasonal opening

All of National Museums Liverpool's venues are open 10am-5pm every day except on 24, 25, 26 and 31 December and 1 January, when they are closed all day.