St John's Beacon (Radio City Tower Viewing Gallery Experience)

St John's Beacon
1 Houghton Street
Liverpool
Merseyside
L1 1RL

Tel: +44 (0)151 472 6800

A drone shot of the radio city tower above the city. The shot looks towards the waterfront and the buildings can be seen below.

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Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult Ticket£7.00 per ticket
Child Ticket£5.00 per ticket
Concession£6.00 per ticket

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

About

Radio City, one of the UK's most successful radio stations, gives you a unique opportunity to view Merseyside's ever changing skyline over 400 feet above the heart of the city centre. St Johns Beacon, one of Liverpool's most iconic landmarks, offers breath taking panoramic views of the Wirral, North Wales, Lancashire and as far as Snowdonia and Blackpool on clearer days. 
 

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

Located in the centre of Liverpool City Centre. Road access to Merseyside is excellent with the motorway network making access to central areas quick and easy. From the M6 follow the M56 or M62 to Liverpool.

Public Transport Directions

100 Yards from Queen Square BUs Station and 200 Yards from Lime Street Station. Regular services to and from Liverpool make it one of the most accessible cities on the UK rail network. Virgin trains operate a London-Liverpool service, with a journey time of just over 2 hours. National Express operate regular services from all major towns and cities in Britain to Norton Street Coach Station, Liverpool.

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Tripadvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Travelers Choice 2022
  • Excellent
    834
  • Very Good
    434
  • Average
    125
  • Poor
    16
  • Terrible
    7

Recent Reviews:

  • bparkercars
    Yateley, United Kingdom
    Radio City
    4 of 5 stars
    Monday, 11th April 2022
    As a visitor to Liverpool in search of Liverpool One just look for St. John's Beacon. It's over 450 ft tall and can be seen for miles. Closer it reads Radi City. For £7 you can take the lift up to... Read full review
  • 690russelc
    Surrey, United Kingdom
    Fantastic views!
    4 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 9th June 2022
    Great experience for visitors to Liverpool who won't get to see much of the city from the ground! We had planned to visit on our first day in Liverpool, but the weather was wet and cloudy so we... Read full review
  • 923Dan
    Swindon, United Kingdom
    Fantastic views - though beware heavily restricted opening hours
    3 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 18th June 2022
    Whilst in central Liverpool, took the time to visit the St Johns Beacon - originally built as a ventilation shaft, and later converted into a radio station. Turned up and was surprised by the heavily... Read full review

Opening Times

Open (1 January 2022 - 31 December 2022)
DayTimes
Monday11:0017:00
Tuesday11:0017:00
Wednesday11:0017:00
Thursday11:0017:00
Friday11:0017:00
Saturday10:3017:15
Sunday11:0017:15

Awards

  • National AwardsDisabledGo DisabledGo 2013

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