The Great Brick Adventure
25-27 August 2018
The family event of the summer is coming to Liverpool!
The Great Brick Adventure, taking place from the 25th to 27th August, will feature three interactive zones that will showcase some of the world’s best LEGO® brick models. Children young and old are sure to be in awe at their scale and size at this fully immersive event. Here is a little taste of what to expect:
THE SAFARI ZONE
Over 80 life sized animal attractions including Earl Grey the Elephant and Harriet the Hippo! All the models are displayed in realistic jungle scenes and the Safari Zone will feature one of the famous ‘Brick Pits’ for the kids to enjoy.
This zone brings the ancient world of heroes and monsters to life from Cyclops and Hercules right through to a life-sized dragon! Some pieces have sound and smoke effects as well as animated features that participants can get their hands on. Plenty of opportunities for those all-important photos.
LEGO brick robots in combat! With eight robots to choose from and up to four fighting at any one time the arena will be littered with the remains of battling robots with every bout! Each Warriorbot has a unique character and a variety of brick-built weaponry to cause mayhem with their opponents. Have you got what it takes to come out victorious?
PLUS MUCH MUCH MORE!
Complete a speed build challenge, create LEGO brick wall art or get into one of the six selfie features. You can also help transform cancer care in Liverpool through the Clatterbridge Cancer Charity replica building where you can buy and place a brick for a small £1 donation.
Advance discounted tickets are now on sale, make sure to secure yours today!
Adult Ticket £13.95
Children’s Ticket £11.95
Family Ticket £39.80
Ages 3 and Under Free
ON THE DOOR (IF AVAILABLE)
Adult Ticket £16.95
Children’s Ticket £14.95
Family Ticket £49.80
Ages 3 and Under Free
(Online advance tickets close at 5pm on Friday 24th August or while stocks last)
From the south...
Virgin Trains operates hourly, direct services from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street (with a journey time of just over two hours). Other long-distance rail services also operate into Liverpool Lime Street station.
Exhibition Centre Liverpool is a 20-minute walk from Lime Street or a short taxi ride. You can also transfer at Lime Street onto the underground Wirral Line trains to James Street station (10 minute walk) or catch the CityLink Route C4 (7am – 8pm) directly to the venue. If travelling from outside Merseyside, you can catch an underground train to James Street station from Lime Street station, inclusive of the cost of your ticket.
Flying into Liverpool John Lennon Airport...
A taxi from the airport to the city centre will take approximately 20 minutes or the express bus service Route 500 will take approximately 25 minutes, dropping you off within a five minute walk of Exhibition Centre Liverpool.
Most Liverpool city centre bound buses will call at either Queen Square bus station (a 15-minute walk) or Liverpool ONE Bus Station, which is only a five minute walk to Exhibition Centre Liverpool.
The CityLink Route C4 bus links Queen Square bus station, James Street rail station and Liverpool ONE Bus Station to the venue. CityLink Route C4 operates every 20 minutes on Mondays to Saturdays and every 30 minutes on Sundays, between 7am – 8pm, with a maximum fare of £1 per journey. Merseytravel prepaid tickets, National Concessionary bus passes and Arriva day tickets are all valid on this service.
For up-to-date information on all bus, train and ferry services, call Traveline Merseyside on 0871 200 22 33, open 8am – 8pm, 364 days a year or visit www.merseytravel.gov.uk
For all car journeys it's best to follow the white on brown tourist route signs for the Waterfront. These signs are visible on the major routes into the city. Exhibition Centre Liverpool is situated on the Kings Dock directly adjacent to the south side of the Albert Dock. Upon arrival, the Kings Dock entrance is clearly sign posted.
From the North...
Leave the M6 at junction 26 and follow signs for M58 Liverpool. Follow to end of M58 and then take signs for A59 Liverpool. Continue to follow Liverpool City Centre until picking up signs for the Waterfront.
From the South...
Leave the M6 at junction 21A and take the M62 to Liverpool. At the end of the M62 follow signs for Liverpool City Centre along Edge Lane, picking up and following signs for Waterfront.
There is onsite parking and plenty of parking nearby, more information on driving to the venue and parking can be found here.
- Merseytravel (rail, ferry and bus timetables)
- Liverpool John Lennon Airport
- Manchester Airport
- Visit Liverpool (Tourism website)
- Virgin Trains (mainline services from Liverpool Lime Street)
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