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Things to do in Liverpool

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Visiting Liverpool and Merseyside with the kids is always brilliant – there’s just so much to do and see and Liverpool has a unique vibe, exciting culture and is always a great day out.

Here’s our top 5 fantastic days out in Liverpool. 

Merseyside Maritime Museum & International Slavery Museum 

Head over to the Albert Dock and visit the Merseyside Maritime Museum  this place is amazing – find out all about Liverpools rich maritime history, the development of the docks, ports and it’s key role as gateway to the new world.

The Albert Dock in Liverpool with an old boat in the water and the dock buildings in the background
International Slavery Museum 

The International Slavery Museum tells the story of slavery right from it’s beginnings – it’s fascinating and thought provoking and really gives visitors a great insight. Thoroughly interesting day out for kids. 


It’s easy to spend a day at Formby, exploring glorious beaches and fantastic coastal pinewoods. Home of the red squirrel and countless other wildlife you can spend a day walking through the woods and along the coastal walks. Head down to the beach for sandcastle building or a paddle in the sea and don’t forget to look out for the prehistoric footprints of our ancestors – you can see these when the tide is out. 

The Beatles Story 

No trip to Liverpool would be complete without a nod to The Beatles. Take a trip to The Beatles Story at the Albert Dock and soak up the brilliant atmosphere as you learn all about the fab fours rise to fame. 

Liverpool One

Round off your day in Liverpool with a trip to Liverpool ONE  this place is fantastic! Packed with great shops, cafes and restaurants it’s the perfect place to relax, chill out and spend time with friends or even treat the kids to a visit to the cinema a great end to the day. 

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