Welcome to The Athenaeum

The Athenaeum is an iconic institution; a place to relax, to stay up to date with the latest news, to debate, discuss and share ideas. Above all a place to entertain friends, family, colleagues and clients in the most luxurious and historic surroundings the City of Liverpool has to offer.

Now Available!

A New Publication by The Athenaeum: A Visit to Demerara: 1828 – 1829

This hardback book, a limited special edition of 250 copies, is printed throughout in colour and features more than 50 illustrations.

To find out more about the book and to purchase your copy, please click here.


The Athenaeum Today

The Athenaeum Today

Relaxed, friendly environment, modern amenities and the most attentive service delivered by the Club’s fabulous staff.



Join our diverse membership and enjoy range of benefits including our network of reciprocal clubs.

Social Programme

Venue Hire

Wedding celebrations, private events and business functions can be individually tailored to your requirements, offering exclusive use of the Athenaeum.