Calling all our diamond readers, you are cordially invited to experience period drama bliss right under your nose using Merseyrail.
We might not be able to provide you with the gossip of the tonne like Lady Whistledown, but we can help you fill the Bridgerton sized void in your life until season 3 with gorgeous, scenic locations across Merseyside that are perfect for leisurely courting strolls and beautiful balls.
Bee bold and see for yourself, your grace, and plan your journey using our journey planner on our website here.
Palm House, Sefton Park
Of course, the iconic Palm House had to be on the list. The stunning Victorian building could easily be one of the many ball venues where one dances the night away. Whilst there may not be any balls being hosted at this location yet, there are numerous events that take place including fitness related, markets and musical concerts.
Website: Palm House Sefton Park
Address: Sefton Park, Liverpool L17 1AP
Nearest Station: St Michaels, 20 minute walk to location
Lady Lever Art Gallery
The beautiful gallery that displays one of the UK’s finest collections of art will exude the luxury of the Bridgerton era. Immerse yourself in their lifestyle and feel like a Lady or Lord as you look at art from a variety of collections and stop off at the Victorian themed shop or perhaps the café for some afternoon tea.
Website: Lady Lever Art Gallery
Address: Village, Lower Rd, Port Sunlight, Bebington, Wirral CH62 5EQ
Nearest Station: Bebington, 6 minute walk to location
The picturesque Port Sunlight provides the perfect surroundings for a brisk walk, as well as entertainment with a museum nearby where you can travel back in time and learn all about the history of William Lever and how the village developed over the years. You can also attend regular events, ideal for displaying your diamond status.
Website: Port Sunlight
Address: 23 King George's Dr, Bebington, Wirral CH62 5DX
Nearest Station: Bebington, 10 minute walk to location
One of the best episodes in Bridgerton Season 2 is Episode 2, ‘Off to the Races’, so it is only right to include Aintree Racecourse. With so many events other than just racing, this is the ideal place for plans with family or friends, and definitely somewhere where you would find the Bridgertons, Featheringtons and Sharmas.
Website: Aintree Racecourse
Address: Ormskirk Rd, Aintree, Liverpool L9 5AS
Nearest Station: Aintree, 13 minute walk to location
Take in, and burn for, the scenery at Birkenhead Park. With gorgeous grounds, wide range of facilities including a café, playground and woodland walks, you can’t go wrong. It’s truly one for the Lords and Ladies as it acknowledged as the first publicly funded civic park in the world.
Website: Birkenhead Park
Address: Park Drive, Birkenhead, Wirral, CH41 4HY
Nearest Station: Birkenhead Park, 7 minute walk to location
We hope you enjoy these Bridgerton inspired locations, which are again, just a short walk from one of our stations. If you travel to one of these locations using Merseyrail, let us know! We would love to hear your thoughts and see your pics! Just tag us on our social media channels @merseyrail
A Day Saver covers unlimited off-peak travel for just £5.60 so you can visit multiple of the destinations and travel from anywhere on the Merseyrail network with a Day Saver. Find more information and buy your Day Saver ticket online here.
For more locations, events and guides, make sure to check out our Destination Merseyside page on our website.