Discover treasures from around the world, explore outer space and meet live creatures at the World Museum!
World Museum is the largest and oldest of the National Museums Liverpool, founded in 1851 when the 13th Earl of Derby left his substantial natural history collection to the city.
Museum, Science centre
- Lady Lever Art Gallery
- Walker Art Gallery
- Sudley House
- Museum of Liverpool
- Merseyside Maritime Museum
- International Slavery Museum
Closed: 24 December, from 2pm.
25, 26 December
World Museums is free for all, including the Planetarium.
Its collections are world-wide in scope, and world-class in quality. They cover archaeology, ethnology and the natural and physical sciences. The popular Planetarium is now free to all.
Archaeology, Archives, Coins and Medals, Costume and Textiles, Decorative and Applied Art, Personalities, Science and Technology, World Cultures
Key artists and exhibits
- Planetarium; Dinosaurs; Aquarium; Greeks; Romans; Egyptians; Mummies; Space; Archaeology
William Brown Street