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Museums, Art Galleries & Historical Sites

World Museum

World Museum Liverpool

The World Museum has extensive collections covering archaeology, ethnology and the natural and physical sciences. Key exhibition areas include Astronomy, Space and Time; Human History; and Natural History.

Historical Objects and Exhibits of the World Museum:

Further information about the World Museum is available via the following links:


Walker Art Gallery:

  • Name:                   World Museum
  • Former Name:    Derby Museum and Liverpool Museum
  • City:                      Liverpool
  • Established:        1851
  • Location:             William Brown Street, Liverpool, England, United Kingdom


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