Things to do: Liverpool in one day

Published 17 August 2016

Only have a day to enjoy Liverpool's cultural hotspots? From Museum of Liverpool to World Museum, we've picked the perfect route.


Museum of Liverpool

  • Merseyside
  • Free to all

10am: start your day off at the Museum of Liverpool at the waterfront. This is the world's first national museum devoted to the history of a regional city. Explore Britain and the world through the eyes of Liverpool.

Tate Liverpool

Tate Liverpool

11.30am: take a three minute walk to Tate Liverpool at Albert Dock, home of the national collection of modern art in the North. After admiring the gallery's works of art, why not enjoy lunch at the cafe, which was transformed by Sir Peter Blake.


Victoria Gallery & Museum

  • Merseyside
  • Free to all

3pm: next stop is Victoria Gallery & Museum, a 16 minute walk from FACT. The museum holds an assortment of curiosities from the 120-year history of the University of Liverpool, while the gallery is home to a significant collection of fine art.


World Museum

4pm: last stop is World Museum, 18 minutes from Victoria Gallery and Museum. Filled with fascinating objects from around the world, this is one of the UK's best multidisciplinary museums.

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