Great family days out

Mersey Ferry, River Explorer Cruise,

searching for a fun day out? look no further!

Whether you live in Merseyside or you and your family are visiting for the weekend, with amazing ticket offers combining the world famous Mersey Ferry with our other loved attractions, we're sure there's something that'll float your boat!

From sailing down the River Mersey and soaking up the sights of the Liverpool waterfront, to blasting off into space, travelling on the City Explorer bus, experiencing views from the UK's tallest cathedral tower or visiting the Beatles Story, a day out with Mersey Ferries is a must do in Merseyside!

Ideas for a great day out

River Explorer Cruise*
Take a 50 minute cruise along the Mersey aboard the famous Mersey Ferry, taking in the sights, listen to interesting commentary & sing along to 'Ferry cross the Mersey! River Explorer Cruise tickets include admission to U-boat Story at Woodside terminal. Family tickets available for £25.

Spaceport*
If you're interested in all things science & space then you need to check out Spaceport at Seacombe terminal. Through the hands on activities you will discover what it takes to be an astronaut and see the universe from a different perspective and don't forget to check out the Sci-Fi Icons exhibition upstairs - it's a must for Star Wars fans! Family tickets available for £24.

Jedi School - Live Interactive Show at Spaceport for October half-term 2018*
Welcome to Planet Typhoon - part of the Deep Core System - where Jedi Masters are looking for new Padawan recruits to be schooled in the mystical and powerful force! This interactive show is running throughout half-term (22nd - 26th October) and is suitable for children aged 6+. Admittance is included in normal ticket price but spaces are subject to availability.       

River Explorer Cruise & Spaceport*
Like the sound of a River Explorer Cruise and a trip to Spaceport? Well, why not combine the two with a great family ticket offer for just £37.


Do the Double
See Liverpool from land and water with Mersey Ferries and City Explorer Open Top Bus! A unique experience for all the family for just £43.

Do the Treble
If you've always wanted to take a ferry 'cross the Mersey, explore Liverpool from the City Explorer Open Top Bus and climb up the Liverpool Cathedral tower then Do the Treble is just for you! Family tickets available for £57.

Day Tripper
Big fan of The Beatles? Well, how about a ticket that combines two of Liverpool's iconic experiences - Mersey Ferries & The Beatles Story. The Day Tripper ticket includes access to the fabulous Beatles Story at Albert Dock and a River Explorer Cruise experience. Family tickets available for £74.50


How to book your tickets
You can buy your tickets for all of the above attractions online, over the phone 0151 330 1003 and at Pier Head, Seacombe and Woodside ferry terminal.

*Book online and save
Save money by booking online in advance for Mersey Ferries & Spaceport tickets (at least one day before you travel). If you buy your tickets on the day at the ferry terminal you will not receive the discounted prices as listed above.