News & Events
The Fat Controller is Right on Time!
13th March 2017
The Fat Controller is now welcoming guests to Sodor and would like to invite you to join the really useful crew. Your little engineers can come along and join him and the other really useful engines Read More
Daily character appearances!
19th July 2016
As part of your Mattel Play! experience, you and your little one can enjoy interactive character appearances from Bob the Builder or Fireman Sam between 10am and 4pm every single day. These appearances give you the Read More
17th May 2016
We're currently recruiting for roles across cash control and administration, cleaning and catering. To see full details of all available positions and for information on how to apply please click here. Read More
Amazing customer reviews!
23rd March 2016
We've received some amazing customer reviews from promiment Mummy bloggers since opening! To read the full reviews please take a look at our blog or check out the snapshots and links below: ‘I was really impressed with just how Read More
TV Presenters open Mattel Play!
23rd March 2016
Mattel Play! Liverpool, which is the first family attraction of its kind in Europe, has opened its doors. Children’s TV presenters Jen and Olivia from Channel Five’s Milkshake! were on hand to cut the ribbon at Read More
Characters arrive in their new home!
15th March 2016
Bob the Builderᵀᴹ and Fireman Samᵀᴹ have finally arrived in Liverpool. The iconic Characters, including those from the world of Thomas & Friendsᵀᴹ have been getting used to their new surroundings in preparation for the opening Read More
Interactive world of Mattel Play! Liverpool revealed.
19th February 2016
The interactive world of Mattel Play! Liverpool is being revealed following the release of the latest designs of the multi-zoned attraction. It’s just weeks until the family entertainment centre, the first of its kind in Europe, Read More
New £1.5m family entertainment centre comes to Liverpool.
7th December 2015
Mattel Play! Liverpool is the first branded attraction of its kind in Europe and will feature Thomas & Friends, Bob the Builder and Fireman Sam. The Grand Hall at the Albert Dock is the venue for Read More
City Mayor welcomes Mattel Play! Liverpool
4th December 2015
The Mayor of Liverpool is welcoming the £1.5m investment by Heritage Great Britain PLC to bring Europe’s first Mattel® branded family entertainment centre to the city. The success of the city’s visitor economy and Heritage Great Read More
We have no specific events planned at this stage, however please check back soon to see what exciting activities we have planned for later this year. Read More
Autism Session - Wed 26th April
Join us at our next autism evening on Wed 26th April between 17:00 and 19:00.
At Mattel Play! we often welcome children with autism during our opening hours – but we do realise that a busy attraction isn’t always a comfortable or viable option. As such, we want to encourage Read More