Liverpool is a thriving capital of culture with museums and galleries for every taste, many of which are free to explore. Dip in and emerge inspired.
Liverpool has more museums and galleries than any other UK city except London, attracting leading international exhibitions to its many world-class cultural institutions.
National Museums Liverpool operates seven museums and galleries including the newly opened Museum of Liverpool, kids’ favourite World Museum Liverpool, the fascinating Merseyside Maritime Museum, stunning Walker Art Gallery and thought-provoking International Slavery Museum. All are open seven days a week with free admission.
Tate Liverpool, located at Albert Dock, is a must-visit for contemporary art lovers, and is the UK’s most visited gallery of its kind outside London.
FACT (Foundation for Art and Creative Technology) is the UK's leading media arts centre, based in the centre of Liverpool. It offers a unique programme of exhibitions, film and participant-led art projects, and there’s no other place quite like it.
Liverpool is in northwest England, just over 2 hours from London by train.