20 Best Museums and Art Galleries In Backford Cross Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Museums and Art Galleries In Backford Cross

We've rounded up the best museums and art galleries in Backford Cross in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 68 Backford Cross museums and art galleries to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including tourist attractions. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the museums and art galleries we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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Outside view of National Waterways Museum in Ellesmere Port

National Waterways Museum

  • Ellesmere Port
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

With its stunning location on the banks of the Mersey and the Manchester Ship Canal, extensive in-door displays, boat trips and historic buildings, t...

Staff in costumes at Dewa Roman Experience in Chester

Dewa Roman Experience

  • Chester
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Dewa Roman Experience is located at the heart of the site of a legionary fortress that was discovered by archaeologists in 1991, with the excavations...

Outside view of Grosvenor Museum in Chester

Grosvenor Museum

  • Chester
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Grosvenor Museum covers a diverse selection of topics from habitats to transport, portraits to vicious Vikings. You can explore how these different s...

Outside view of Cheshire Military Museum in Chester

Cheshire Military Museum

  • Chester
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Cheshire Military Museum is a fantastic place to find out about the military history of the Cheshire regiments during many battles across the world....

Outside view of Port Sunlight Museum in Wirral

Port Sunlight Museum

  • Wirral
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The new Port Sunlight Museum has exhibits for all types of visitor, including a reconstruction parlour room, state-of-the-art audio-visuals and inter...

Kids doing lab experiments at Catalyst Science Discovery Centre in Widnes

Catalyst Science Discovery Centre

  • Widnes
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Catalyst is an interactive science centre whose aim is to make science exciting and accessible to people of all ages and abilities. At weekends and d...

Famous picture at The Beatles at Beatles Story in Liverpool

The Beatles Story

  • Liverpool
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

As John Lennon and the Beatles are now featured in the National Curriculum, The Beatles Story provides the ideal educational day out! Embark on a diz...

Kids playing with boxes at Tate Liverpool

Tate Liverpool

  • Liverpool
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Channel your inner artist at the Tate Liverpool, it doesn’t matter if you’re a seasoned art geek or just want a unique day out with regular changing...

Outside view of Merseyside Maritime Museum in Liverpool

Merseyside Maritime Museum

  • Liverpool
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

A visit to theMerseyside Maritime Museum is fun on a variety of levels, so whether you have small ones who want to stare at the big things and run on...

Exhibit at International Slavery Museum in Liverpool

International Slavery Museum

  • Liverpool
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

International Slavery Museum is an accessible and informative collection of displays aimed at older children and adults, spread over 3 main galleries...

Bluecoat

Bluecoat

  • Liverpool
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Discover the best of contemporary art at Bluecoat - the oldest centre for contemporary arts in the UK. See works by modern artists and craftsmen, and...

Exhibition of railway collections at Museum of Liverpool

Museum of Liverpool5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Liverpool
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Museum of Liverpool reflects the city's global significance through its unique geography, history and culture. Explore how the port, its people, thei...

Outside view of Victoria Gallery and Museum in Liverpool

Victoria Gallery and Museum

  • Liverpool
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Victoria Gallery and Museum is a family friendly day out offering 'I Spy' trails around the building and interactive exhibits. Dress up as a Vict...

Outside of the building of the British Music Experience

British Music Experience

  • Liverpool
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Are your kids mini music stars in the making? Then head over to the British Music Experience in Liverpool for a rocking day out for all the family!...

Inside of Western Approaches HQ

Western Approaches HQ

  • Liverpool
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Western Approaches HQ (previously  The Liverpool War Museum) is a restoration of the WWII Command Centre that operated throughout the Battle of the A...

Exhibits at Walker Art Gallery in Liverpool

Walker Art Gallery

  • Liverpool
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The esteemed Walker Art Gallery is known for it's Victorian and Pre-Raphaelite art and Tudor Portraits, but it's also surprisingly child friendly, wi...

Girl touching skull at World Museum Liverpool

World Museum Liverpool5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Liverpool
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

There's no better place to explore the wonders of the natural world than World Museum Liverpool, where you can see everything from live colonies of i...

Monastic ruins at Norton Priory Museum and Gardens in Runcorn

Norton Priory Museum and Gardens

  • Runcorn
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Norton Priory Museum and Gardens is a brilliant place to explore and enjoy as a family. Get up close with nature in the Walled Garden, with quizzes a...

Kids fishing in pond at Greenfield Valley Heritage Park in Holywell

Greenfield Valley Heritage Park

  • Holywell
  • Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Open the door to history at the Greenfield Valley Heritage Park. Enter the industrial revolution museum and learn all about the lives of those who li...

Liverpool Football Club Museum and Tour

Liverpool Football Club Museum and Tour

  • Liverpool
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Sports Stadiums

Walk on, walk on, with hope in your heart! Liverpool Football Club Museum and Tour is a must for any Reds fan, and a great way to learn all about you...

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