Sea Urchins

Early years play area

Cartoon illustration of liner at sea with lots of wildlife

Sea Urchins is a drop-in play area for families with young children, age five and under.

The free maritime-themed activities on offer include activity sheets and story books for young visitors, to inspire some seafaring adventures - without ever leaving dry land!

Sea Urchins is on the first floor of Merseyside Maritime Museum, at the end of the Life at Sea gallery.

Download the Sea Urchins trail (pdf) for more things to do.

Colouring sheets

Why not download one of these fun pictures from Sea Urchins to colour in at home?

Other things to do

  • Test your skills loading ships in the docks with the fun game Cargo-a-go-go
  • See if you're an underwater medal winner in our Fish Olympics game