Tourist information

Albert Dock

History of the Albert Dock

The Merseyside Maritime Museum is at the heart of the Albert Dock, which played a key role in the heyday od the port of Liverpool.

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    City Explorer bus tours

    Buy tickets from us for the City Explorer buses - a great way to see highlights of the city, including World Museum| and the Walker Art Gallery|, hosted by a live guide. Every ticket sold at our venues supports National Museums Liverpool.

    Full details, including prices and the 'Do the double' offer with Mersey Ferries, are on the City Explorer buses page|.

    Other museums to visit

    If you enjoy Merseyside Maritime Museum then you might also like to visit the International Slavery Museum|, which is in the same building on the third floor. The Museum of Liverpool| is a short walk away at the Pier Head and World Museum| is about a 20 minute walk away in Liverpool city centre.

    Liverpool Waterfront website|