Liverpool Crown Courts venue hire
QEII Law Courts
Railway: Lime Street Station 1.3 miles/2.1 KM
Motorway: M57 8.8 miles M62 5.5 miles
Type of court
Crown Court and Criminal Youth Court
Modern building, which is imposing and striking in appearance. Purpose built Court Building making it the largest Crown Court centre outside London.
Date and period
Prime quayside location located opposite the Albert Dock and with magnificent views of the Mersey and the three Graces. The courtrooms are functional and user friendly. There are 22 criminal courts and 4 youth courts. There is also an impressive ceremonial staircase from the ground floor up to the 2 nd floor. Friendly staff, are very keen to assist. Built on the site of the Liverpool Castle with Original Millstones still on site, which heavily influenced the new building design, which includes a dry moat. There is a spacious forecourt that is dominated by the impressive Queen Victoria Monument.
Imposing building which is 8 storeys high. Built to resemble the original castle that was on this site.
Mood and feel
Modern building, bright and airy
Weekends & Bank Holidays only or 2-3 hours after 1700 on weekdays.
The Law Courts is regularly used as a venue for school and university Bar Mock Trial competitions.
There is a large car park beneath the building where technical and support vehicles can be parked.
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