International competition: National Museums Liverpool: Waterfront Transformation

We are looking for a multi-disciplinary design team to transform this historic waterfront industrial landscape into a leisure and cultural destination, with a powerful heritage narrative....

The winning team will be diverse and highly skilled with the right approach and ethos, to partner with our client the National Museums Liverpool, and deliver a project that is acknowledged and recognised for its innovation, inclusion, excellence and delight.

  • Looking across Canning Half Tide Dock towards the Pier Head from Hartley Quay © Alison Gidman

The competition has been funded by the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority and is being run as a 2-stage competition, following public sector procurement procedures:

  1. Stage 1: Expressions of interest using a Standard Questionnaire
  2. Stage 2: Shortlisting and Invitation to Tender
  • Liverpool’s waterfront © Visit Liverpool
  • Aerial view of Liverpool waterfront / Canning Dock © National Museums Liverpool

To find out more please visit the competition web page.