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World Museum Liverpool is a fantastic family day out. As well as fascinating objects from around the world, we also have an aquarium, a bug house, a theatre and a planetarium. And it is all FREE!

On the ground floor you will find a Cafe, shops, cloakroom and information desk where you can get floor plans and reserve places for special events and acitivites.

On the first flor is  the aquarium and the Treasure House Theatre - find out what's on at the theatre in the 'events and activities' section.


On the second floor you meet the natural world. You can hold and examine objects in the Clore Natural History Centre, including plants, animals and rocks. In the Bug House you can see and be seen by bugs including spiders and insects.

On the third floor you learn about the human world. There's the World Cultures gallery with objects from the Americas, Africa, Asia and Oceania. You can also explore ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome and see Anglo Saxon objects. In the Weston Discovery Centre you can handle objects from around the world.
On the fourth floor you'll find out about the earth. There are dinosaurs, fossils and animals from around the world.

The top floor is closest to the sky so here we have displays on space and time including rockets, moon rocks, telescopes, clocks, sundials and many scientific instruments. There's also the Planetarium and a restaurant.

Open 10am-5pm daily.

FREE ADMISSION to the museum and all exhibitions and events.

Getting Here:
World Museum Liverpool is in Liverpool city centre, close to the entrance to the Queensway Tunnel and Lime Street Station.

World Museum Liverpool is a short walk from Liverpool Lime Street station - Liverpool's mainline train station.

World Museum Liverpool is within walking distance of the bus stations at Queen Square and the Paradise Street Interchange.


Contact Details:

World Museum Liverpool
William Brown Street
L3 8EN
Telephone: 0151 478 4393