Visiting Tate Liverpool

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Visitor Attraction Quality Assurance SchemeTate Liverpool

Albert Dock
L3 4BB
Telephone: 0151 702 7400 (international +44 151 702 7400)
Fax: 0151 702 7401
TextPhone: 18801 7027400
Email: visiting.liverpool@tate.org.uk

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Charter Mark
Charter Mark

Tate Liverpool has been awarded a Charter Mark, the government's national standard for customer service excellence.

Your comments are valuable to us so if you have any comments about your experience of Tate Liverpool then write or email us at the address above and if you leave your details we promise to reply and to do everything that we can to improve our service to you.

Opening Hours

October - March

Tate Liverpool is open Tuesday – Sunday, 10.00–17.50

Closed Mondays (except Bank Holiday Mondays)

Closed on Good Friday and 24–26 December

April - September

Tate Liverpool is open Monday – Sunday, 10.00–17.50

Open until 21.00 (Last admission 20.00) every Tuesday – Saturday in August 2008.


Admission to Tate Collection at Tate Liverpool is free.

Ticket prices for special exhibitions are published on the exhibition pages.

Tate Members

Become a Tate Member and see exhibitions for free.

Getting Here

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On Foot

The Gallery is within walking distance from Liverpool Lime Street station.

Due to the exciting developments in the city, Chavasse Park and Canning Place are temporarily closed. To access the Albert Dock from the city centre please use James Street or Liver Street. All pedestrian routes are well signposted.

By Train

The nearest mainline train station is Liverpool Lime Street.

By Bus

The City Centre Circular Route S1 operates every 10 minutes linking Lime Street railway station with the Albert Dock and other central tourist attractions.

Route 11 links the Albert Dock with the city centre and Brunswick railway station – every 30 minutes (Monday – Saturday).

For more information and help to plan your journey by public transport, call Traveline on 0871 200 22 33 or visit www.merseytravel.gov.uk.

By Car

Follow brown signs to the Albert Dock. There is a multistory car park at Kings Dock (5 minutes walk).

Q-Park Strand Street with 2000 underground spaces can be accessed from the centre of Strand Street which runs past the Albert Dock.

By Air

Fly to Liverpool John Lennon airport from a number of European destinations. There is a regular bus service from the airport to the city centre, alternatively take a 20-minute taxi journey to the gallery.