Lady Lever Art Gallery

Port Sunlight Village, Wirral, Cheshire, CH62 5EQ

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Tel: 0151 478 4136

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About Us

Situated in the picturesque village of Port Sunlight, Wirral, the Lady Lever Art Gallery is regarded as one of the finest art galleries in Europe.

The Gallery was founded by William Hesketh Lever (1851-1925) and is dedicated to the memory of his wife Elizabeth. Lever wanted to share his incredible collections with the public and personally selected works of art for the Gallery. The best of Lever’s personal art collection can still be seen in the Gallery today.

It has the best collection of Wedgwood jasperware anywhere in the world and its collection of Pre-Raphaelite paintings is internationally renowned, featuring works by Millais, Rossetti, Burne-Jones and Holman Hunt.

Don’t forget to check the website before your visit for information on temporary exhibitions and for details on the Gallery’s popular free events programme.

Complete your visit with a browse in the gift shop before relaxing in the Gallery café, which offers a delicious selection of hot and cold food.

Open Wednesday to Sunday, 10am to 5pm. Free entry, Booking essential https://bit.ly/3n5ZgsY

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Opening Times

All year, 2021 (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)
DayTimes
Monday - TuesdayClosed
Wednesday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00

* Closed 24, 25, 26 and 31 December and 1 January.
*Booking Essential

Directions

Road Directions

From the M53 leave the motorway at junction 4 and follow the brown & white road signs for Port Sunlight Village. Once you are in the village follow the fingerpost signs for The Lady Lever Art Gallery. Parking for cars and coaches is available in front of the gallery.

Blue badge parking spaces

There are three blue badge parking spaces immediately outside the gallery by the ramp entrance to basement level, for the shop and café (on the side by the fountain).

Another three blue badge parking spaces are about 20 yards main the main ramped entrance to the gallery.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest train stations:

Bebington or Port Sunlight station (Wirral line - services to Chester or Ellesmere Port)

Nearest bus stops:

464 bus to Bebington Road (from Sir Thomas St in Liverpool).

38 bus to Bebington rail station (runs between Clatterbridge Hospital and West Kirby station).

Nearest coach station:

Norton Street (Liverpool city centre)

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Recent Reviews:

  • Philfromcheshire
    Cheshire
    "A hidden Gem"
    4 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 2nd April 2020
    This is a lovely museum to visit and is set in the beautiful village of Port Sunlight. It is free admission and opens at 10am.As you walk through each room it is full of furniture and paintings from... Read full review
  • Garethfromllandudno
    Llandudno, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Fabulous
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 19th December 2020
    Fabulous building and wonderful collection of art, including ceramics, furniture and statutes. Ask to see the famous Welsh painting ' Salam' which is protected by a curtain to preserve the... Read full review
  • Chris W
    Manchester
    Great gallery
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 4th January 2021
    The Lady Lever Art Gallery is a beautiful building which houses a large art collection. Classical sculpture, furniture, porcelain, tapestries and paintings are all here. Definitely worth a visit. Read full review

Facilities

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp / Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Attraction Facilities

  • All Weather Attraction

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Picnic Site

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)

Payment Methods

  • Groups Accepted

Printed Material in Foreign Languages

  • Chinese printed material
  • French printed material
  • German printed material
  • Italian printed material
  • Spanish printed material
  • Welsh printed material

Provider Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted
  • Printed Material in Foreign Languages
  • Toilets

Provider Features

  • Indoor Attraction
  • Marketing Cheshire Member
  • No Smoking Attraction
  • Village Location

Target Markets

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed Towards Families
  • Marketed Towards Senior Citizens
  • Marketed Towards Students / Youth

Travel & Trade

  • Wi-fi available

Contact Us

Tel: 0151 478 4136

Tel: 0151 478 4136

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