welcome to
The Docklands Trail

Situated on the dock quay overlooking the River Mersey.

Discover the history of north liverpool & Bootle docks...

...by visiting our exhibition held within customised shipping containers on the dockside.

Discover how the Northern Liverpool and Bootle docks supported Britain's ongoing industrial revolution.

View the docks and surroundings from inside the dock walls accessible to the general public for the first time.

See our dedicated section on the history of Bramley Moore Dock and its future with Everton Football Club.

the future is near

Located next to Collingwood Dock, our vistors will have the chance to see the ongoing construction of Everton Football Club’s new 52,888-capacity waterfront stadium, with work commencing during the summer of 2021. 

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opening hours

Merry Christmas to all from us at the Docklands Trail!

We are now closed for Christmas, returning on February 7th 2024.

Monday – Open on Request*

Tuesday – – Open on Request*

Wednesday – 10:00 – 13:00

Thursday – Open on Request*

Friday – Open on Request*

Saturday – Open on Request*

Sunday – 10:00 – 13:00

* For groups of 10 or more visitors

Where to find us?

Vistor Centre

Collingwood Dock


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A Thank you to our partners