Don't let the rain put you off having a great day out in Liverpool and the North West with kids. Whatever the weather, there are always plenty of family events, activities and places nearby to keep the kids occupied.
The best things to do on a rainy day are ideally indoor activities - and if they're free that's even better. A trip to the museum or art gallery can make for a perfect family day out and we have plenty more ideas too.
Here's some really cool places to go on a rainy day in Liverpool and other parts of the North West.