Liverpool War Museum | Day Out With The Kids

Your shopping basket

Your basket (0 tickets)

Liverpool War Museum

Liverpool, Merseyside, England

  • Map room where commanders worked every day and night at Liverpool War Museum
  • Map room in Liverpool War Museum
  • Girls as flight attendants next to aircraft at Liverpool War Museum
  • Staff demonstration in Calderstones School at Liverpool War Museum

Attraction Information

  • Museums and Art Galleries icon Museums and Art Galleries

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

Venue type: Indoor

The Liverpool War Museum, also called 'Western Approaches', is a restoration of the WWII Command Centre that operated throughout the Battle of the Atlantic, which was the longest running conflict of WWII!

It was the site of an underground headquarters with an intricate labyrinth of rooms to explore, and allows you to discover what it was like during 1940's wartime Britain in this top secret nerve centre set beneath the streets!

The displays contain original artefacts from the period and this is a unique display of our wartime past. There is a soundproof phone booth that had a direct line to the office of Churchill in London, and even has a secret red telephone!

The whole family will really get a good insight into the lives of the brave men and women that worked under constant pressure in this reconstructed maze set on the original site of dramatic wartime history, which includes a Map Room to investigate. Please be aware that due to the nature of the building, it does not have wheelchair or pushchair access.

The Bunker is open between March and November, but special arrangements can be made for group bookings during winter.

Facilities

  • Wheelchair Friendly Wheelchair Friendly
  • Toilets Available Toilets Available
  • Parking Available On-site Parking Available On-site
  • Parking Available Nearby Parking Available Nearby

Getting There and Contact Information

Address

1 to 3 Rumford Street, Near Town Hall, Liverpool, Merseyside, L2 8SZ, England

Contact

Click here to visit Liverpool War Museum's website
0151 2272008

You must enable JavaScript to see this map

Standard Opening Times and Pricing

Opening hours

1st March through 31st October

Monday to Thursday 10:30 - 16:30 (last admission 15:30)

Saturday 10:30 - 16:30 (last admission 15:30)

Closed Friday and Sunday.

Pricing

Standard: £6

Concession (Senior citizen, child, student): £4

Families from: £16

Under 5s: Free

Reviews

Sorry, no reviews are available for this attraction.

Please sign in or register to write a review

Liverpool War Museum

Liverpool


Inspiration to your inbox + exclusive partner benefits

Want to know more?

Book Online

Liverpool War Museum

Liverpool, Merseyside, England

Step 1: Choose a date


Step 2: Available Tickets

Please select a date above to see available tickets


Step 3: Who's going

Please select a date and ticket above to choose

Total: £00.00