Detail of bright dress

There are some 20,000 examples of Western European costume and textiles in the collections of the National Museums Liverpool. They date from the last 300 years and stretch right up to the present day.

If you wish to see a particular piece of costume, please contact us |in advance to check it is on display.

Costume collection highlights


Costume displays

We have changing displays| in the Craft and Design gallery.


Online fashion game!

Feather hat illustrationYellow shoes illustration|

Dress up our two fashion designers and create your own outfits to share with your friends online! Play the game here.|