World Museum, National Museums Liverpool
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- World Museum is the oldest of the museums and galleries operated by National Museums Liverpool. It first opened on 18 March 1853 in the Ropeworks district of Liverpool as the Derby Museum of the Borough of Liverpool, and it moved to its present site on William Brown Street in 1860.
It has expanded to become one of the great museums of the British regions, with collections and displays of life sciences, earth sciences and human cultures around the world.