Welcome to Prescot Museum

Prescot Museum

The Prescot Centre, Prescot Shopping Centre, Aspinall Street, Prescot Knowsley L34 5GA

There is an entrance to The Prescot Centre from the Aspinall Street car park and can be accessed via stairs or lift. There is also an entrance to The Prescot Centre within Prescot Shopping Centre on the upper level by the escalators. As well as the Aspinall Street entrance to Prescot Shopping Centre, there are two entrances on Eccleston Street: the one nearest Urbano Chiringuito will take you to the upper level and The Prescot Centre.

Opening Times

Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm (last admission 4.30pm), Saturday 10am – 1pm (last admission 12.30pm).  Prescot Museum closes for Christmas at 1pm on Saturday 21 December 2019 and re-opens in the New Year at 9am on Thursday 2 January 2020.

Accessibility

The Prescot Centre is an accessible venue, with facilities including:

  • Full wheelchair access throughout the building
  • A hearing aid loop
  • ‘Changing Places’ facilities and disabled toilet
  • Disabled parking spaces at rear of shopping centre

Car Parking

There is a free, long stay car park situated at the back of Prescot Shopping Centre off Aspinall Street. There are also pay and display car parks: short stay off High Street/Leyland Street and long stay off High Street/Moss Street.

Disabled Parking

All car parks mentioned above have disabled bays, the nearest being the Aspinall Street car park. As a general note, disabled users get an extra hour free in those pay and display car parks.

Coach Parking

Coaches can drop off with prior arrangement at the bus station. The coach can then park at Whitakers Garden Centre (Liverpool Road, Prescot L34 3LX). Mini buses can park at the back of Prescot Shopping Centre in the staff parking/loading bay area (only by prior arrangement), located behind the large grey gates which will be unlocked by prior arrangement or by calling the number on the gate. Please contact us at least 3 days in advance to notify us of your group’s visit.

Public Transport

Prescot Train Station is a 10-15 minute walk way. There are regular bus services to Prescot, calling at Prescot Bus Station or stopping along High Street/Warrington Road; both just a 5 minute walk along Eccleston Street.

Buses: 10 St Helens/Liverpool, 10A St Helens/Liverpool (via Whiston,  Rainhill & Thatto Heath), 61 Widnes/Liverpool (via Rainhill Stoops & Huyton), 89 St Helens/Liverpool John Lennon Airport, 99 Whiston/Prescot Circular, 239 Prescot/Broadgreen Hospital, 289 Kirkby/St Helens (via Rainhill Stoops), 297 Kirkby/St Helens (via Knowsley Village)

Check timetables/routes here

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