Getting to World Museum

 World Museum 
William Brown Street 
L3 8EN 

Transport links:

Map showing the World Museum

If you can't see the Google map above you can download a printer-friendly information sheet with details of how to get to the World Museum including a map:

Find out the best way to get here by using the  Merseytravel journey planner or by calling Merseytravel on 0871 200 2233.


By road:

World Museum is in Liverpool city centre, close to the entrance to the Queensway Tunnel and Lime Street station.

Use the AA Route Planner to plan your journey.

By train:

Lime Street Closure

  • Liverpool Lime Street is currently undergoing renovation works, and will be partially closed from 2 June – 29 July 2018.
  • The local rail service operating on the Merseyrail loop line will remain open but many national rail services that would normally begin and end at Lime Street are likely to use Liverpool South Parkway instead.
  • If you are travelling to World Museum by train on a national service, you will board the Northern Line at Liverpool South Parkway, and can either get off at Liverpool Central (10 minutes walk) or Moorfields (8 minutes walk).

 Everyone’s journey is different, so just make sure you leave some extra time for your travel, and use the Merseyrail website, or National Rail website to plan ahead. You can also find further information at

Nearest train stations:

  • Liverpool Lime Street - Wirral and national services
  • Moorfields station - Northern line services (Southport - Hunts Cross)
  • Liverpool Central - Wirral and Northern line services.

Use the Merseyrail website or National Rail Enquries to plan your journey. 

By bus:

Nearest bus stations:

  • Queens Square bus station
  • Liverpool One bus station

Use the Merseytravel website to plan your journey.

By coach:

Nearest coach station:

  • Liverpool One bus station

Use the National Express website to plan your journey.

Car and coach parking

There is pay and display parking outside the museum on William Brown Street and behind the museum on Hunter Street. The nearest other car park is at Queen Square.

Get 10% off parking if you pre-book at Q-Park Liverpool ONE using code ‘NML10'. Liverpool ONE is a short way away from our city centre museums and galleries, including World Museum. 

William Brown Street is designated a drop off and pick up point for coaches, with a maximum stay of 15 minutes. Group bookers travelling by coach can visit the Liverpool Travel Trade website for more information on suitable long stay coach parks.