Café and shop

Cafe with people sitting at tables


We offer a great choice of places to eat and shop at World Museum. 

Coffee shop

Our coffee shop is situated on the ground floor accessible from the museum atrium. It serves a selection of hot and cold food made by our in house chefs using fresh seasonal produce 

We offer light bites including soup and pasties, alongside a selection of freshly made sandwiches, cakes and pastries, snacks, hot and cold drinks.

  • View our coffee shop menu 

Early opening for the Giants!

The World Museum's ground floor café and shop will be open from 9am on Friday 25 and Saturday 26 July, to coincide with the Giants passing the museum on their journey around Liverpool.

Opening times: Daily 10am - 4.45pm (hot food is served from 11.30am to 3.30pm)

Contact us:  For bookings and enquiries call 0151 478 4336 or complete our online enquiries form here. |

We offer: 

  • Highchairs
  • Free standing tables and chairs
  • Children’s menu
  • Group packages available
  • Free wifi 

Top floor café 

Situated on the fifth floor our café offers modern affordable food made by our in house chefs using fresh seasonal produce.

Take in the roof top views across the city while enjoying a hearty lunch or a light snack. Our café serves a selection of hot meals, soup, salads, a selection of freshly made sandwiches, cakes and pastries, snacks, hot and cold drinks.

Our café offers a comprehensive children’s menu including hot and cold meal options perfect for a family lunch.

Opening times: Daily 11am - 4pm (hot food is served from 11.30am to 3pm, Monday to Friday; 11am to 3.30pm, Saturday and Sunday)

Contact us:  For bookings and enquiries call 0151 478 4336 or  complete our online enquiries form here. |

We offer:  

  • Free wifi
  • Highchairs
  • Free standing tables and chairs
  • Children’s menu
  • Group packages available

  Shop

We have two shops located on the ground floor both accessible from the museum atrium. We stock a wide range of toys, gifts, books and souvenirs specially tailored to the younger visitor, whether your little ones are interested in roaring dinosaurs, Egyptian mummies, creepy crawly bugs or becoming a space explorer. We offer a great selection of pocket money priced toys too. You’re sure to find a suitable souvenir of your visit.

If you’re shopping for a special gift why not visit our soft toy emporium. We have a wide range of cuddly toys from wildlife to sea-life, dinosaurs to monsters. These make great gifts for special occasions or a treat for the little ones.

A selection of our product range is also available from our online shop |

All purchases made in our shops and cafes help support National Museums Liverpool

Corporate hire, private events and weddings

We offer a range of venues and spaces across our museums and galleries which are available for hire. Whether you prefer the stunning backdrop of the World Heritage Liverpool waterfront or Victorian architectural grandeur to host your event our venues are sure to leave a memorable impression.

We are fully accessible and equipped with state of the art facilities, able to accommodate up to 600 people for corporate conferences, dinners, weddings, drinks receptions. Please contact our Events team for more details on  0151 478 4780  or email us at  corporate.events@liverpool museums.org.uk

Visit our corporate hire pages here for more information 

Christmas 2014

wine glasses by a Christmas cracker

Looking for somewhere different for your celebrations in 2014? Hold a bespoke Christmas event or a festive lunch at the World Museum, or take advantage of a National Museums Liverpool all-inclusive party package.

Download the Christmas 2014 leaflet (pdf).|

Contact our events team on 0151 478 4780 or email us at corporate.events@liverpoolmuseums.org.uk| to make a booking or find out more.