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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 .
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.
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 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.