Travelling by train to the Williamson Art Gallery & Museum is super-simple. The nearest railway station to the Williamson Art Gallery & Museum is Birkenhead Central, which is served by Merseyrail services throughout the day. It's 22 minutes to the Williamson Art Gallery & Museum on foot. Just head left out of the station along Borough Road, turn right at Balls Road East. Stay on Ball's Road and then turn right onto Slatey Road and you're there.

The Williamson Art Gallery and Museum is a family-friendly space, with changing contemporary exhibitions and collections reflecting local and national heritage and arts. The gallery hosts an active programme of workshops and activities for both adults and children - visit the Williamson Art Gallery & Museum website for the latest details. The gallery is also home to a delicious cafe (cash only) and shop stocking work by local artists and craftspeople. In addition, local independent businesses Artfix and Oxton Books have premises in the foyer. The Williamson Art Gallery & Museum is kindly supported by supporters' charity the Williamson and Priory Friends. Part of Wirral Council.


This attraction has free entry for all.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Friday Saturday 05:32 - 00:07
Sunday 07:34 - 00:07
Ticket MachineUnavailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelFull time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionUnavailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Shops noteNews agent
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
Station Buffet notes
Food vending machine
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Departure screens
Baby changeAvailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer help pointsAvailable
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces30
Sheltered cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
on Liverpool bound platform
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Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Ticket office and platforms are step free. Lifts access to each platform but only 800mm wide access.

Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesUnavailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable
Accessible taxisunknown
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