Your visit

Exterior of the world museum

Free entry! Open daily 10am - 5pm

Reduced opening hours and gallery closures

The Weston Discovery Centre is only open Saturdays and Sundays during term time. It is open Monday-Sunday during school holidays.

The Clore Natural History Centre is closed from 3.30pm on Thursdays during term time.

The Ancient World gallery, which includes the ancient Egyptian, ancient Greek, Anglo-Saxon and Roman displays, is now closed.  This is due to an exciting development project for our Egypt galleries, including the addition of a new 'Mummy room'. The new Ancient Egypt Gallery will open in Spring 2017. Find out more about the Egypt gallery developments.  

Planning your visit

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Award winning 

World Museum is the proud winner of Best day out for under 12s, in 2014's Family Go Live awards. 

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Seasonal opening

All of National Museums Liverpool's venues are open 10am-5pm every day except on 24, 25, 26 and 31 December and 1 January, when they are closed all day.