So, the City may not be firing on all cylinders at present but that’s not to say the great City of Liverpool isn’t quietly preserving her energy and revving up to open up (as soon as safe to do so) and welcome back it’s visitors in droves. Once you have been, you’ll get the ‘Scouse’ bug and want to return time and time again!
Famed for its music and sporting achievements, Liverpool also hosts a lot of hidden gems and we are here to share with you the top family attractions, so you can get planning your staycation now!
When traveling with the family, who really needs the hassle of airports and planes, the travelling time and don’t even start with trying to master the currency exchange let alone the lingo….! No, when visiting Liverpool, your quid is a quid and your journey to good old family fun is ahead of you with these top tips from a true Scouser!
For you budding musicians, Liverpool has all the inspiration you need to kick start your music career, just walking the streets you will of course hear the music of and see the statues of The Fab Four – but for a more in depth look, step through the doors of The Beatles Story Museum or even The British Music Experience where you’ll be transported through the years of the British Music scene and learn a thing or two along the way.
Music not your thing? Don’t worry – Liverpool has thrill and adventure seekers covered (and then some!). Check out the Adventure Dock Co. where you’ll navigate the giant inflatable obstacle course on the water! Whilst you’re wet you can also pop along the River Mersey to Southport where you’ll discover Splash World and Southport Pleasure Beach! Once you’ve dried off, Darkstar Laser Arena is a great way to finish off an exhilarating day of fun!
Any Nature lovers out there thinking a City break may not be for them? Well, you can think again – Liverpool has plenty of top attractions for animal lovers with nearby Knowsley Safari park and Chester Zoo within easy access being only the start of the offering. Head out to Formby Red Squirrel reserve or pop on a Mersey Ferry to The Wirral and seek out the ever popular Farmer Ted’s Adventure Farm. Not to forget to pretty gorgeous beaches in the likes of West Kirby and Waterloo where you can spot a Gormley figure or two!
Also for the littles ones, Liverpool provides plenty of activities to tire them out and aid a full night’s sleep – they can discover their favourite characters at Mattel Play at the famous Albert Dock, explore the soft play world of The Yellow Sub, head for Bubbles World of Play or engage their curiosities at Imagine That! Science & Discovery Centre.
Culture Vultures are well catered for with The World Museum, The Museum of Liverpool, Mersey Maritime Museum, The Slavery Museum, U-Boat Story, TWO Cathedrals, Tate Liverpool, The Walker Art Gallery, Lady Lever Art Gallery amongst others……….
Shops & Restaurants
On top of all the above AND with all the best loved shops and restaurants on offer…..you’d better think about extending your Liverpool Staycation this year – the greatest City is ready and waiting to welcome you and keep you entertained!
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