Museums Liverpool - World Museum

Museums Liverpool – World Museum

For a fantastic day out!

At World Museum you can enjoy a fantastic day out and enjoy five floors of historic treasures for free. From Japanese Samauri armour to bugs galore, from ancient Egyptian mummies and dinosaurs, to outer space, there’s something for everyone.

Discover treasures from around the world, explore outer space and meet live creatures!

Baby changing and prams

There are baby changing facilities on levels 1, 3 and 4.

Prams can be stored in the cloakroom near the main entrance. Please ask a member of staff for assistance.

Things to see and do

  • Visit our ‘Things to see’ page for our top ‘must-see’ list.
  • Check the ‘What’s on’ listings for family-friendly activities to do at the museum
  • Our quarterly Family Guide has details of our free family exhibitions, events and activities. It can be requested through our register with us page. A large print version is also available.

Group visits

If you would like to visit the museum and have specific access requirements for your group, please contact Gina Couch (, Steve Cross ( or Mike Graham ( to discuss these.

Learning sessions

Learning sessions are free of charge and usually link to the national curriculum through our collections and displays. Many sessions are led by a member of our team, while some are self-led. Booking well in advance is advised.

World Museum has a fantastic science offer taking in the Aquarium, Planetarium and Bug House, all of which run specially-devised sessions for schools. Top themes include Ancient Greece and Ancient Egypt, and there are also opportunities to study world cultures and natural history in our dedicated hands-on centres.

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Opening Times

Mon – Sun: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Williamson Brown Street, Liverpool
L3 8EN ‎

0151 478 4393