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Pirates on the Dock

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Get ready for a high seas adventure as, Pirates on the Dock returns with two days of spectacular family fun!

The swashbuckling adventure is returning to the Royal Albert Dock on the 15th and 16th of September. It is promised to be the most explosive one yet.

This year sees the return of the stunning two mast brig Phoenix, as she is the centerpiece of the dramatic live cannon battle. Expect pirates, mermaids and shipshape shenanigans across the two day event. The Mermaid parade is back and families are encouraged to dress to impress in their best Mermaid and Pirate costumes.

Over the two days there will be Pirates on segways, beats of the Mersey Batala, Jugglers, Pirate Combat Show, Childrens Show stright out of Peter Pan, Pirate Boat show, Pirate Tressure Hunts and many, many more.

Mersyside Maritime Museum will also be celebrationg with free pirate-themed fun, including face painting, pitate crafts and live music (1-4). 

The FREE event transforms the Albert Dock making Pirates on the Dock the perfect day out for the family, with unlimited fun to be had.

 

Sponsored by John West

For more information click here.

Get to Pirates on the Dock by Train

Get there with a Family Day Ticket, it can be used for up to a family of 5 and costs just £11! The ticket covers children aged 5 - 15 travelling with 1 or 2 adults. 

Or you can buy an All Zone Day Saver that costs just £5.20 for adults and £2.60 for Young People (aged 5 to 18) for unlimited travel on the Merseyrail network.

The Day Saver and Family tickets are valid for unlimited travel on the Merseyrail network anytime except 6.31am - 9.29am Monday - Friday. 

Nearest Stations

James Street is a short walk away for people travelling on the Wirral Line. Liverpool Central is the nearest station for people using the Northern Line.

Day Saver - Unlimited off-peak travel for £5.20 or less

Day Saver  - Unlimited off-peak travel for £5.20 or less

A Merseyrail Day Saver is valid for unlimited travel after 9.30am weekdays and all day weekends and bank holidays from just £3.90!

Find out more Day Saver - Unlimited off-peak travel for £5.20 or less

Free Merseyrail App

Free Merseyrail App

Keep up to date on the day with directions to stations, live train times, service updates & share your live train progress.

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A Family of 5 travel for just £11!*

A Family of 5 travel for just £11!*

*A Merseyrail Family Ticket covers up to a family of 5 for unlimited travel after 9.30am weekdays and all day on weekends and bank holidays. The ticket covers children aged 5 - 15 travelling with 1 or 2 adults.

Find out more A Family of 5 travel for just £11!*

Escalator Safety

Escalator Safety

If you have luggage, prams, or a bicycle please use the lifts at the station. If you require any assistance please ask staff, we're here to help!

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