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The Beatles Story

Britannia Vaults
Albert Dock
Liverpool
Merseyside
L3 4AD

Tel: 0151 709 1963

The Beatles Story

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adults£14.95 per ticket
Children (ages 5-16 years)£9.00 per ticket
Concession (senior citizens 60+ / students)£11.50 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

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About

The Beatles Story, Albert Dock

The Beatles Story, Albert Dock is the world’s largest permanent exhibition purely devoted to the lives and times of The Beatles. The exhibition is located on the UNESCO World Heritage site at the Albert Dock and will guide you through the music, culture and story of the band that changed the world.

Join The Beatles on their journey; first conquering Liverpool, and then the world through immersive recreations of key locations from the band’s career including The Casbah Club, The Cavern Club, and Abbey Road Studios.

With information, imagery, memorabilia and video interviews with Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Olivia Harrison and Yoko Ono, the Beatles Story, Albert Dock tells the story of the fab four.

The Beatles Story, Pier Head

The Beatles Story, Pier Head is the Beatles Story’s second site and is located in Merseytravel’s eye-catching Ferry Terminal Building. The Beatles Story, Pier Head offers two exhibitions and also a unique multimedia experience.

The British Invasion: How 1960s beat groups conquered America (at the Beatles Story, Pier Head)

The Beatles Story and The GRAMMY Museum present a new exhibition, The British Invasion: How 1960s beat groups conquered America. The new exhibition opens with previously unseen photographs and memorabilia.

Pattie Boyd: George, Eric and Me (at The Beatles Story, Pier Head)

A new exclusive photographic exhibition from Pattie Boyd, former wife of music legends George Harrison and Eric Clapton, has opened at The Beatles Story, Pier Head.

The former supermodel, who was the inspiration for hit songs ‘Something’, ‘Layla’ and ‘Wonderful Tonight’ has selected the intimate portraits from her personal archives and, through Pattie’s lens, they provide an insight into her life with two musical icons. The exhibition features 57 original images and will be open to the public for six months, until Autumn 2016. It’s part of the Beatles Story ticket.

The Fab4 StoreTM

With two branches of the Fab4 Store, one on each site, you’ll be sure to find something to remind you of your visit. From t-shirts, CDs, posters and books to unique gifts and limited edition merchandise, you'll be sure to find that perfect gift.

The Fab4 CafeTM

A Fab4 Cafe is situated at both sites and are open all year round. The perfect place to relax and re-fuel after your visit to the attraction. With free Wi-Fi, it is also the ideal place for a business meeting.

Video

  • Beatles Story 25 Ambassadors
  • The Beatles Story

Facilities

Other

  • Accept Euros
  • Coach Parking
  • Disabled Access
  • French audio guide
  • German audio guide
  • Gift Shop
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Guides Available
  • Italian audio guide
  • Japanese audio guide
  • Large Parties
  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Portuguese audio guide
  • Russian audio guide
  • Schools Accepted
  • Spanish audio guide

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre

Children & Infants

  • Child Friendly

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking - Charges Apply

Payment Methods

  • American Express accepted
  • Delta accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Switch accepted
  • Visa accepted

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Car and Coach parking is available on the Kings Dock, which is adjacent to the Albert Dock. A small charge is made for this service.

Additional parking available at Arena and Convention Centre Multi-storey car park and Q Park on Liver Street.

Public Transport Directions

Rail: Liverpool Lime St (mainline) is 15 min walk or 7 min taxi from The Beatles Story.

Bus: The Beatles Story is 5 min walk from Paradise Bus Station & 10 min walk from Queens Square Bus Station. Bus routes 1 & 4 stop at Albert Dock.

Air: Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 9 miles from The Beatles Story (20 min taxi). Manchester Airport is 40 minutes by road or train.

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2016

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    2859
  • Very Good
    1358
  • Average
    503
  • Poor
    134
  • Terrible
    74

Recent Reviews:

  • beachteach234
    Lancaster, PA
    Trip type:
    Couples
    Great History of The Beatles
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 15th January 2017
    Went to The Beatles Story during the Christmas Holiday. Place immerses you in a timeline of The Beatles. Everyone gets an audio guide, which was very helpful, but because of that, the museum just... Read full review
  • LordRaffles
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Family
    Day out at the Beatles Story
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 14th January 2017
    What a fantastic experience. Well organised, great audio/visual guide, the story was spot on as was the museum. Can't rate the whole thing high enough. Great even if you don't know about the band... Read full review
  • CowboyOckham
    Birmingham, Michigan
    Trip type:
    Friends getaway
    Interesting even if you aren't a serious fan
    4 of 5 stars
    Friday, 13th January 2017
    I appreciated the Beatles, but they done by the time I was into music. That said, the tour was a fascinating human story of the band and its members - no need to be a rabid fan. Buy your... Read full review

Opening Times

Winter Opening Hours (1 November to 31 March) (1 Nov 2016 - 31 Mar 2017)
Summer Opening Hours (1 April to 31 October) (1 Apr 2017 - 31 Oct 2017)

* last admission 5pm. The Beatles Story is open every day, Monday – Sunday (excluding 25th & 26th December)

Awards

  • National AwardsDisabledGo DisabledGo 2013
  • Local AwardsThe Mersey Partnership Tourism Awards The Mersey Partnership Tourism Awards 2010
  • Local AwardsLiverpool City Region Annual Tourism Awards Liverpool City Region Annual Tourism Awards 2012
  • National AwardsTripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2014 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2014 2014
  • International AwardsAttractiontix Worldwide Attraction Awards 2015 – Best Attraction in the North & Scotland Attractiontix Worldwide Attraction Awards 2015 – Best Attraction in the North & Scotland 2015

Gradings

  • VAQAS VB Attraction VAQAS
VAQAS VB Attraction VAQAS

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