Radisson Blu Hotel, Liverpool



Liverpool’s passion for art is evident as the city boasts the largest collection of galleries outside of London. Every two years, the city comes alive with the Biennial dedicated to contemporary art from all over the world. Stay close to some of the best galleries with Radisson Blu Hotel, Liverpool, and spend days exploring historic pieces and contemporary art.

What to see at Walker Art Gallery
Known as “the National Gallery of the North”, the impressive Walker Art Gallery was founded in 1877 and is located on William Brown Street in the heart of the city. From marble sculptures by Raphael and Michelangelo to the contemporary exhibit featuring the entries and winners of the John Moore Painting Prize, there’s loads to explore.

  • Marvel at the Tudor portraits, Victorian and Pre-Raphaelite art and magnificent renaissance masterpieces.
  • John Warrington Wood’s “Spirit of Liverpool” sits on the roof of the Gallery.
  • Kids up to 8 years can enjoy the Big Art for Little Artists, open daily from 10:00 – 17:00.

Plan your visit to Walker Art Gallery

Located a 20-minute walk from the hotel or a 5-minute taxi ride

Opening hours:
  • Gallery: Open daily 10:00 – 17:00
  • Café: Open daily 10:00 – 16:45
  • Closed: 24, 25, 26 & 31 December and 1 January
Admission fee:
  • Admission is free, except for special exhibitions
Visit the Tate Liverpool
Explore four floors of modern and contemporary art by both British and international artists at Tate Liverpool. Tate Liverpool is educational and fun for the whole family as kids will be too busy to be bored.
  • Enjoy tours, talks, workshops and activities related to the exhibitions.
  • Discover The Clore Learning Centre, a space designed for family activities. Learn more about the kid friendly exhibits and events.
  • Take in the great view of the Mersey from the top floor.

Plan your visit to Tate Liverpool

Located a 15-minute walk from the hotel along the riverside

Opening hours:

  • 10:00 – 17:00 (Monday to Sunday)
  • 10:30 – 17:00 (First Wednesday of every month)
  • Closed: 24 & 25 December
Admission fee:
  • Admission is free, except for special exhibitions