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National Museums Liverpool comprises eight venues. Our collections are among the most important and varied in Europe and contain everything from Impressionist paintings and rare beetles to a lifejacket from the Titanic. We attract 2.5 million visitors every year.

  • 22 September 2019

    79 years ago today the child evacuee ship the City of Benares was sunk by a u-boat. Could a seafaring superstition explain the survival of one of the children? We take a look on the blog: