Liverpool has more museums and galleries than any other UK city outside London. It is a city rich in culture and was voted European Capital of Culture in 2008.
The Tate gallery has an excellent collection of 20th Century and Modern art, including pieces by Picasso, Dali and Andy Warhol. The Walker art gallery has a collection dating from the 1700s, including painting and sculpture.
The world museum has both an aquarium and a planetarium inside. The Albert dock has three museums including the Maritime museum and the brand new Museum of Liverpool, the largest museum to open in the UK for 100 years. Every two years there is the Biennial art exhibition, where art, sculpture and photography are in galleries, shops and on the street, throughout the city.
There are a wide range of theatres in the city, including The Everyman and Playhouse, The Unity, The Royal Court and The Empire.
The city of Liverpool is famous as a creative city, if you visit the city, we guarantee you will never be bored!
Follow this link to find further information on all of the museums and galleries in Liverpool.