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Museum of Liverpool

The Museum of Liverpool offers a wide range of educational opportunities, making it an ideal place to engage learners of all ages from formal education and community groups.

Booking a group visit

Introductory sessions for teachers

If you are interested in bringing a group to the Museum of Liverpool, we run introductory sessions for teachers. Sessions include:

  • A walk through the museum.
  • Essential preparation for a group visit, from coach parking to lunch facilities and risk assessments.
  • Introduction to key objects and interactives for each key stage.
  • An introduction to the menu of museum staff led sessions that are on offer.

For more information or to find out the date of the next session please ring 0151 478 4543.

Essential guides

Whether you are coming on a general visit or taking part in a workshop, we strongly recommend that you download the following information sheets. 

These handy guides contain practical information to help teachers and group leaders prepare for a visit, including lunch rooms, safety information and sample risk assessments. 

Workshops

Workshops are free of charge and usually link to the national curriculum through our collections and displays. Many sessions are led by a member of our team, while some are self-led. Booking well in advance is advised. Popular topics include local history, the influence of the River Mersey, the 1960s, and the city's iconic buildings. It's also a great place to examine Victorian Liverpool and court housing. Younger groups can pre-book the hands-on children's gallery Little Liverpool.

Resources

Download the following pdf leaflets and trails for use in the Museum of Liverpool. Images for classroom use can also be downloaded below.

Trails

Please note that the Wondrous Place gallery is not currently part of the trails.

Images

The following high resolution images can be downloaded for classroom use:

Please note that these images are copyright of National Museums Liverpool and may only be used for educational purposes.