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The Atkinson

The Atkinson, Lord Street, Southport, Merseyside, PR8 1DB

Tel: 01704 533 333

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 496 reviews496 reviews

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The Atkinson

Facilities

Other

  • Accept Credit/Debit Cards
  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Cafe/Restaurant
  • Disabled Access
  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Event Venue
  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors
  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors
  • Family Fun
  • Free Admission
  • Gift Shop
  • Large Parties
  • Local
  • Marketed towards children
  • Marketed towards families
  • Marketed towards senior citizens
  • Marketed towards student/youth
  • No Smoking Attraction
  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Permanently Free Admission to attraction
  • Schools Accepted
  • Shop
  • Street Parking
  • Toilets
  • Toilets
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre

Children & Infants

  • Child Friendly

Catering

  • Licensed Bar

Payment Methods

  • Delta accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Special group rates
  • Switch accepted
  • Visa accepted

Establishment Features

  • Conference facilities

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2016

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    315
  • Very Good
    133
  • Average
    28
  • Poor
    11
  • Terrible
    9

Recent Reviews:

  • HMG47
    Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Don't miss
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 20th April 2017
    We only stayed in Southport three nights but went to the Atkinson twice. Really interesting local history collection and also a fascinating small Egyptian museum. Enjoyed the Sefton art exhibition... Read full review
  • stanretired
    Ormskirk, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Great little place for a gig
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 19th April 2017
    Went to see Sari Schloor on a cool Saturday evening in the Studio. Set up club style with tiered seats on the balcony, cosy but appropriate for a blues and rock gig. The place is great and she was... Read full review
  • Stuart G
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Brilliant Place in Gods Own Town
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 15th April 2017
    Fantastic Arts Centre and Gallery - great gig venue and the Southport Exhibition is spot on. Great memorabilia of the old Victorian Sea Bathing Lake. Read full review

Map & Directions

Special Offers

  • Book three Children's Theatre events and get 20% off. Applicable to specific shows, tickets must be booked at the same time. For more information please visit The Atkinson website.

    Offer link: Ticket Offers

Opening Times

* General Opening Times
Monday to Friday: 10am – 5pm
Saturday: 10am – 4pm
Sunday: 11am – 4pm
Museum & Gallery
Monday to Saturday: 10am – 4pm
Sunday: 11am – 4pm
We are also open when there are shows on, please see our website for details www.theatkinson.co.uk

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