Your visit

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

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

Temporary closures

The first floor of Merseyside Maritime Museum is closed to the public from Monday 23 to Friday 27 February to allow for essential gallery refurbishment. The Battle of the Atlantic and Life at Sea galleries (including the Derbyshire and Hello Sailor! displays) and the Sea Urchins play area will be closed on these dates.

Access to other floors is not affected. During March there may be further dates when first floor public access is affected. Please check the website for updates before you visit.

Explore Merseyside Maritime Museum and find out what there is to see and do in our introductory video.

Planning your visit

Seasonal opening

Closed from 2pm on 24 December and all day 25 and 26 December and 1 January.