Discover Liverpool, Activities and Family Activities
Where to start? There’s so much to do in Liverpool city region, the only problem might be deciding exactly what to do first. Cultural capital, birthplace of The Beatles and UNESCO world heritage site, Liverpool has world-class attractions, a proud sporting history and beautiful coast and countryside - making it the perfect location for a UK city break.
Liverpool is officially the World Capital of Pop, with more Number One hits than any other city. And you can hear live music anywhere from a top arena to an intimate bar-room venue. With numerous numbers of fabulous theatres showcasing every style of performance, cinemas and comedy nights, night-time Liverpool is vibrant and energetic.
The city is famous for nightlife, and rightly so; the range of pubs, bars and clubs is astounding, with each part of the city having its own distinct style and atmosphere. Families will also have a great time in Liverpool with lots of attractions suitable for all ages. The museums, libraries and galleries all have regular family-friendly events and exhibitions on.
From Premiership football to the world’s most famous steeplechase, the finest stretch of championship golf and the most successful Rugby League club of the modern era, Liverpool city region’s sporting heritage is unrivalled. Find out more here. Liverpool has more parks than Paris.. And outside the city centre, Formby natural coast and the Wirral Peninsula has beaches and beautiful countryside, fantastic for walks or days out. Knowsley, too, offers visitors a unique experience, with everything from wildflowers to wildebeests.
If you're looking for a new place to go, days out and things to do, either with the family or without, Liverpool is the perfect place for you. You'll be amazed how much there is to do in Liverpool and nearby area, whatever the weather!
Ideal for Days Out or things to do - As a city, Liverpool is diverse, energetic and exciting: from celebrating It's 800th birthday in 2007 to being the European Capital of Culture in 2008; The architecture is world-class, with more listed buildings than any UK city outside London. Whether you're coming to Liverpool for arts and culture, sport or family outings you'll be spoilt for choice in this great city.
Further a field you can explore the City Regions with breathtaking views of both coast and country locations. There are also interesting attractions for all to enjoy in Southport, Wirral, St.Helens, Halton and Knowsley.
Spend a day with the kids in a Liverpool or nearby theme park. It’s no doubt the rides and attractions which will tower above the event that will create a stir. There is the free family entertainment on selected days including meet and greets with Hollywood legends and film star lookalikes. Have your picture taken with Captain Jack Sparrow or Ed Sheeran, meet Anna or Elsa and you can even see the Ghostbuster car!
There’s plenty to eat and drink too so Mum and dad can sit back and relax with a hot drink coffee and cake while the thrill seekers head outside to sample an amazing array of attractions.