Knowledge Quarter Liverpool

Knowledge Quarter Liverpool (KQ Liverpool), a 450-acre urban innovation district, is home to some of the world’s most influential players in science, health, technology, education, music and the creative and performing arts.

Knowledge Quarter, LiverpoolWith over £1bn of new developments recently completed or currently underway – and a further £1bn in the pipeline – KQ Liverpool is bringing forward new development opportunities, successfully attracting new investment, increasing the city’s employment figures, improving graduate attraction & retention rates and establishing the Liverpool City Region as a key player in the Northern Powerhouse.

KQ Liverpool’s world-leading strengths in life sciences, infection & disease, sensor technology and materials chemistry has already attracted the Royal College of Physicians, who are moving into ‘The Spine’ – a stunning new building at the 30-acre Paddington Village development. The KQ Liverpool partners are the University of Liverpool, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, the Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust, Liverpool City Council, Liverpool City Region Combined Authority, the Hope Street CIC and Liverpool Vision.

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Knowledge Quarter Mayoral Development Zone
Paddington Village
Knowledge Quarter Gateway

Discover our key sites and buildings

1 Liverpool Life Sciences Accelerator
2 The University of Liverpool Health & Life Sciences Campus, including the Liverpool Bio Innovation Hub and Biobank
3 The Royal Liverpool & Broadgreen University Hospital and The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre
4 Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine
5 Sensor City
6 The Victoria Gallery and Museum
7 Materials Innovation Factory
8 Liverpool John Moores University, Mount Pleasant Campus
9 University of Liverpool, The Foundation Building
10 Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts (LIPA)
11 City of Liverpool College
12 Liverpool Science Park
13 Liverpool John Moores University, City Campus
14 RCP North (The Spine)
15 Liverpool Hope University, Creative Campus

Discover places of interest

A Liverpool Cathedral
B The Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King
C The Echo Arena & Convention Centre
D Lime Street Station
E Liverpool Philharmonic
F Liverpool One
G The Royal Liver Building
H Albert Dock
I Everyman Theatre
J The Town Hall
K Central Library
L China Town
M Exhibition Centre Liverpool
N Walker Art Gallery
O The World Museum
P Unity Theatre
Q Liverpool Playhouse Theatre

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