Port Sunlight Museum | Day Out With The Kids

Port Sunlight Museum

Wirral, Merseyside, England

Attraction Information

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Suitable for ages: Young Children (4-8), Older Children (9-12) and Teenagers (13-18)

Venue type: Indoor and Outdoor


The new Port Sunlight Museum has exhibits for all types of visitor, including a reconstruction parlour room, state-of-the-art audio-visuals and interactives, a model of the village and a typical Port Sunlight house, and historical items from the village's past.

You can:

Meet the village's creator 'Soap King' William Hesketh Lever and discover his vision for the village and its residents;

Find out about the architects who designed the houses, principal buildings and landscapes, and what influenced them;

And experience what it was like to live and work here during the Edwardian and Victorian periods and encounter characters from the village's past!


The village itself is certainly worth a stroll around too, it has an interesting history and the architecture is gorgeous; you can purchase a self guided trail of the Village from Port Sunlight Museum for just £1. Activity sheets for children aged 5 to 12 are also available.

Guided walking tours for general visitors are on offer during the high season too.

Facilities

  • Restaurant Restaurant Onsite
  • Toilets Toilets Available
  • Baby Baby Changing Available
  • Disabled Disabled Toilets Available
  • Wheelchair Wheelchair Friendly
  • Parking Parking Available On-site

Getting There and Contact Information

Address

23 King Georges Drive, Wirral, Merseyside, CH62 5DX, England

Contact

Click here to visit Port Sunlight Museum's website
0151 644 6466

Standard Opening Times and Pricing

Opening hours

Museum: Daily 10.00am - 5.00pm

Pricing

No information available.

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