Tourist information

People outside the museum at dusk

© Pete Carr |

History of the museum

The Museum of Liverpool opened in 2011 to great acclaim.  Find out more about the creation of the Museum of Liverpool | .

Useful links


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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  Merseyside Maritime Museum |  and the  Museum of Liverpool | , hosted by a live guide. Every ticket sold at our venues supports National Museums Liverpool. Find out more about City Explorer bus tours |.

Other museums to visit

If you enjoy the Museum of Liverpool then you might also like to visit the Merseyside Maritime Museum | and the International Slavery Museum | , which are a short walk away in the Albert Dock, or World Museum | , which is about a 20 minute walk away in Liverpool city centre.

Liverpool Waterfront website |