The Port Sunlight Experience

Make the most of your visit to Port Sunlight and see it all with one special ticket.

We don’t want you to miss a thing on your trip to Port Sunlight, so we’ve created the unique Port Sunlight Experience ticket. This gives you entry to:

  • Explore the history of this special village at Port Sunlight Museum
  • Experience what life was like here over a century ago in the Edwardian Worker’s Cottage
  • Immerse yourself in the story and science of soap at the interactive SoapWorks

You can also extend your experience by booking a place on a walking tour. It’s your chance to join one of our expert guides to discover the beautiful architecture of the village and uncover the layers of its history.

Pre-booking tickets isn’t essential, however we recommend booking in advance for our walking tours – book online here.

Opening times

Port Sunlight Museum, the Edwardian Worker’s Cottage and SoapWorks
Open Wednesday-Sunday, 10am-4.30pm.

Port Sunlight walking tours
Wednesday-Sunday, departs from Port Sunlight Museum at 11.30am and ends at 1pm (90 minutes). Spaces are limited.


Port Sunlight Experience Ticket:

Adult £8.00
Concession £7.00 Student; and 60+
Child (5-16) £5.50
Family (2+2) £24.00


Walking Tours:

Adult £7.00
Concession £6.00 Student; and 60+
Child (5-16) £4.00


Port Sunlight Experience Ticket + Walking Tour:

Adult £13.00
Concession £11.00 Student; and 60+
Child (5-16) £7.00
Family (2+2) £34.00

Eating and drinking

There are several places to eat and drink in Port Sunlight. From traditional tea rooms and a comfortable pub to takeaway treats on the Museum Green, you can find our recommendations here.


Port Sunlight Museum and SoapWorks have toilets, including an accessible toilet and baby changing facilities.

Port Sunlight Museum and SoapWorks have level, step-free access. The Worker’s Cottage has one step at the entrance. Due to the nature of the property, the first floor is only accessible via a narrow staircase, however we can provide you or your guest with a tablet to enjoy a virtual tour of the Worker’s Cottage.

Only assistance dogs are allowed inside our attractions (Port Sunlight Museum, the Edwardian Workers Cottage and SoapWorks), however dogs are very welcome outside in Port Sunlight and we have plenty of green spaces for you explore together. Please tidy up any dog waste using the bins provided around the village.

If you have any queries regarding accessibility, please email or call 0151 644 6466.


There is plenty of parking available around the village. Please park responsibly and be considerate of local residents. Go to our getting here for more information.