The Joy of Museums

Finding Beauty & Meaning in Museums

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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