The Merseyside Maritime Museum is a museum dedicated to displaying Liverpool’s influence on the world through its dock. The museum was opened in 1980 and is situated in block D of Albert Dock. It has displays that show the international importance of Liverpool as a gateway to the world with displays on its influence in the transatlantic slave trade and the Merchant Navy.
The museum is situated at Albert Dock. If travelling to the dock by bus, the C4, C5 and City Link services stop at Albert Dock and the Liverpool ONE bus station is opposite the dock. By train, ‘Liverpool Lime Street’ is a 20-minute walk away but you can get the train from there to ‘Liverpool James Street’ station which is a 5-minute walk away. If travelling by car, follow the signs for Albert Dock on the M62 motorway, parking is available close to the dock at a cost.
Opening Times and Admission
The museum is open daily 10am-5pm. The museum is free for all to enter. Normal museum rules apply.