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Merseyside Maritime Museum

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Address: Albert Dock, Liverpool L3 4AQ, England
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+44 151 478 4499
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10:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
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At Merseyside Maritime Museum you can explore the history of the great port...

At Merseyside Maritime Museum you can explore the history of the great port of Liverpool, with four floors of galleries: Seized! The Border and Customs uncovered; the Emigration gallery; Liverpool: World Gateway; the Titanic, Lusitania and Empress of Ireland gallery; the Battle of the Atlantic; the Art and the Sea Gallery; and the temporary exhibition space. The museum also includes the 2010 Michelin Guide-listed Maritime Dining Rooms, a café, shop and lecture theatre.

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If interested in things Matitime this is a must

As a retired Mariner I loved the Museum, if is full of all things I found interesting and nostalgic. The building itself has the façade of old Port buildings, and is very well... read more

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Rotorua, New Zealand
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68 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

As a retired Mariner I loved the Museum, if is full of all things I found interesting and nostalgic. The building itself has the façade of old Port buildings, and is very well suited to this use. Being free from admission cost is surprising, but great.

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Chester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 171 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This museum tells the story of Maritime Liverpool. It was very interesting with many varied exhibitions.

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Thank vacationgirl58
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We went in hoping that the museum was primarily titanic themed but it was more about other boats that we didn't really know of or care about. There was a bit of titanic stuff but not really worth the visit for us. For someone interested in boats it would be ideal.

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Chester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Popped in here, and was not disappointed. The displays had a good amount of useful and interesting information. The Titanic and Lusitania exhibits were very well put together and moving. Apart from the Air-con needing to be a bit cooler this was a very good attraction. The slavery museum a few floors above is also worth visiting but every emotionally... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you like stories of the sea me hearties then grab your cutlass and eye patch and get yourself off the this ere museum.

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Maidstone, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

A lovely museum for the hole family and people who love the navy it was very interesting and you could find out about all the ships who was sailing to the new world

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Thank Rainer B
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Not been since I was a bit younger but somthing for every you could get lost in their for hours not cheap but worth it

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Swadlincote, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Interesting visit, enjoyed the Titanic exhibition and play. We went due to the weather but would recommend to visit.

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Richmond, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

What an amazing place to go and have a look around - actually get a chill when you go to the list of name of all who lived or died on the Titanic.

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Thank Ronda-Coyle
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

So much to see in one place in one visit, very informative, great set up , lovely gift shop, nice staff .

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