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Crosby Beach

Cambridge Road or Mariners Road or Hall Road West, Crosby, Merseyside

Tel: +44(0)345 140 0845

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Sunset from Crosby Beach

About

Crosby Beach is now the permanent home to ‘Another Place’, the sculpture by internationally acclaimed artist, Antony Gormley.

The beach has been awarded the Quality Coast Award by Keep Britain Tidy.

The QCA award tells visitors that the standards of beach management are of the highest quality in the UK.

Visitors can walk along Crosby Beach and the Coastal Path and take in views of the sea, the Wirral and North Wales.

Access to this strip of coast is good with four train stations and free car parks at Crosby Marine Lake, Mariners Road and Hall Road.

The 22 mile Sefton Coastal Path starts here and a section of the national cycle path network runs the length of the Park.

Please take note of beach safety flags and signage.

Codes of conduct available.

Lifeguard cover.

Crosby Coastal Park and Crosby Beach is managed by Sefton Coast and Countryside Service.

Facilities

Other

  • Dogs Accepted - Please keep under close control and take care not to disturb flocks of wading birds. Poop scoop area.
  • Groups accepted - Please book before visit (see contact details)

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking - Free parking at Cambridge Road, Mariners Road and Hall Road car parks.

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2020
  • Excellent
    417
  • Very Good
    242
  • Average
    49
  • Poor
    18
  • Terrible
    20

Recent Reviews:

  • 53nikic
    Derby, United Kingdom
    Fish and chips on the beach
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 2nd September 2020
    Fantastic beach only a few miles out of Liverpool (15 minutes by car). Big, sandy beach with plenty of parking and portaloos. we got fish and chips from the Good Catch in Crosby and sat on the beach... Read full review
  • mctraveler23
    Erskine, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Walking with sculptures
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 3rd September 2020
    We have wanted to see these sculptures for some time, and previous visits to Liverpool did not allow, glad we made some time this visit, parked next to the Crosby leisure centre, its free, however... Read full review
  • MrsCWR
    Somerset, United Kingdom
    It really is "Another Place" like no other
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 17th September 2020
    Have wanted to come to Crosby Beach to see the Anthony Gormley "Another Place" sculptures for some time and I was not disappointed. The beach is located a few miles north of Liverpool it is sign... Read full review

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Approximately 5 miles north of Liverpool, less than 1 mile west of Crosby/Waterloo and 20 miles south of Southport off A565.

Public Transport Directions

Different parts of Crosby Beach can be reached by train via the Northern Line (Merseytravel) stopping at:

Waterloo Station: 3/4 mile walk
Blundellsands & Crosby: 3/4 mile walk
Hall Road: 2 Minute Walk

Local Bus service contact Merseytravel.

Awards

  • Beach Awards Quality Coast Award 2011

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