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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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Crosby Beach, with a Another Place statue

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 2019
  • Excellent
    397
  • Very Good
    227
  • Average
    49
  • Poor
    15
  • Terrible
    17

Recent Reviews:

  • Michael C
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Day Out
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 8th October 2019
    Had a great day. Loads to do and generally very clean. Dog friendly too so our pup got to run around and make some new friends too Read full review
  • Nefeli L
    Very nice choice for a short escape from the city
    4 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 9th October 2019
    Interesting place, with very nice statues with meaningful existence. Of course, I do not suggest this place for swimming, just for a walk. Check the time of the tide, in order to enjoy the gradual... Read full review
  • Haham13
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Afternoon at Crosby beach
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 13th October 2019
    It’s was cold but it was a nice long walk. The kids enjoyed counting the statues. The beach was clean. It wasn’t too crowded. We had fun 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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