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Merseyside Maritime Museum, Liverpool

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World heritage site · Specialty Museum · Museum
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Find out about the longest and arguably one of the most important campaigns of World War II at Merseyside Maritime Museum, occupying warehouse block D at the Albert Dock. The city’s seafaring heritage is brought to life at this museum, which was designed to narrate the history of Liverpool’s ongoing international maritime importance. Discover the city’s role in the transatlantic slave trade, emigration, the development of the merchant marine, and the story of RMS Titanic. The museum’s exhibit marking the centenary of the Titanic's sinking includes numerous personal items recovered from the wreck, such as watches, cups, spectacles, and tiepins. The site also includes award-winning dining rooms, along with a gift shop, cafe, and lecture theater. To visit Merseyside Maritime Museum on your trip to Liverpool, use our Liverpool trip builder site.
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  • Excellent modern museum with FREE entry and a £5 suggested contribution. If you’re not interested in ships then the Slavery Exhibition is a must and is very well put together. If you’re interstate in....  more
    Excellent modern museum with FREE entry and a £5 suggested contribution. If you’re not interested in ships then the Slavery Exhibition is a must and is very well put together. If you’re interstate in....  more »
  • A very interesting museum if you are interested in maritime history, North Atlantic convoys or the slave trade. There are some really poignant and thought provoking exhibits covering all. As with... 
    A very interesting museum if you are interested in maritime history, North Atlantic convoys or the slave trade. There are some really poignant and thought provoking exhibits covering all. As with...  more »
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  • Lovely museum. More spacious than I remembered. Staff were brilliant, allowing my disabled friend inside with her trike. Thank you very much!
  • Very interesting museum. Maritime and slavery same building. Staff very helpful too.. top marks...steve on ground floor was really helpful and a credit

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