Visiting Information

Williamson Art Gallery & Museum is open 10am-5pm Wednesday & Thursday, 10am – 9pm Fridays, and 10am – 5pm Saturdays.

The cafe is open during gallery hours and serves hot and cold drinks, light meals and cakes.

Exhibitions at the Williamson Art Gallery & Museum are free.

Opening Hours

Sunday, Monday & Tuesday: CLOSED

Wednesday & Thursday: 10am-5pm

Friday: 10am-9pm

Saturday: 10am-5pm


Toilets are located between the Café and the entrance to the Green Gallery.

Baby change facilities are located in the accessible toilet in the Foyer.

How to get here

Williamson Art Gallery & Museum, Slatey Road, Birkenhead, CH43 4UE

By Train

The nearest station is Birkenhead Central.

By Car
Our free car park is accessible via Mather Road. Please note this can become very busy during events; please be considerate of our neighbours when parking.


There is a disabled ramp up the outdoor steps. All doors are push/pull double doors with a single door being wide enough for disabled access.

The entire internal gallery is single-floor with no stairs or lifts required. Doors between galleries are kept open during opening hours except for if a gallery is closed for a private function or exhibition changeover.

There is an access lift into the Green Gallery.

We have an accessible toilet located in the Foyer, opposite the Front Desk. This toilet is registered with Changing Places and full facility details are available on the Changing Places website.