The Beatles Story

Britannia Vaults
Royal Albert Dock
Liverpool
Merseyside
L3 4AD

Tel: +44 (0)151 709 1963

A mock up Cavern Club stage. The middle of the stage features the iconic 'The Beatles' bass drum and 3 guitars.

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adults£16.00 per ticket
Children (ages 5-16 years)£9.00 per ticket
Concession (senior citizens 60+ / students)£12.50 per ticket
Extra Child with Family Ticket£9.00 per ticket
Family Ticket (2 Adults and 2 Children)£42.00 per ticket

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

About

Tickets must be pre-purchased in advance of your visit. To purchase tickets on the day, please speak to a member of our staff on arrival and you will be allocated the next available timeslot, subject to availability. 

To book tickets and find out more information on their social distancing measures please visit their website

The award-winning ‘The Beatles Story’ is the world's largest permanent exhibition purely devoted to telling the story of The Beatles’ rise to fame.

Located in the Fab Four’s hometown of Liverpool on the stunning UNESCO World heritage waterfront at the Royal Albert Dock, The Beatles Story is Liverpool’s leading Beatles’ attraction taking visitors on a unique immersive journey through the lives, times, culture and music of the world’s greatest band.

Find out more about Liverpool’s famous sons by joining The Beatles on their journey; first conquering Liverpool, and then the world, through recreations of key locations from the band’s career including The Casbah Club, The Cavern Club, and Abbey Road Studios.

Multi-media audio guides are available in twelve different languages including English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin, Polish, Russian, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Korean and Cantonese. Beautifully narrated by John Lennon’s sister, Julia, the FREE guide is packed with information, imagery, and features video interviews with Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr, giving visitors a fascinating insight into the story of the Fab Four.

A must for any music fan, The Beatles Story features an impressive collection of memorabilia including the band’s original instruments, John Lennon’s New York piano, Ringo Starr’s drum kit, rare album sleeves, photography and original hand-written lyrics.

The award-winning attraction celebrates its 30th anniversary in 2020 and visitors can see newly introduced items and exhibits including a display to celebrate Ringo’s 80th birthday, new immersive experiences in the replica Cavern Club room and John Lennon’s White Room and exciting new memorabilia.

Finish your perfect historical experience in one of two Beatles-themed Fab4 Cafes or browse through a fantastic range of gifts available from one of the Fab4 Stores.

For more information and to buy tickets please visit beatlesstory.com

Book Tickets

Video

  • The Beatles Story

Facilities

Other

  • Audio Commentary in Foreign Languages
  • Cantonese audio guide
  • Coach Parking
  • Disabled Access
  • Event Venue
  • French audio guide
  • German audio guide
  • Gift Shop
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Guides Available
  • Italian audio guide
  • Japanese audio guide
  • Large Parties
  • Mandarin audio guide
  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Polish audio guide
  • Portuguese audio guide
  • Russian audio guide
  • Schools Accepted
  • Spanish audio guide

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking - Charges Apply

Payment Methods

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

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre

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

Tripadvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
    • Excellent
      4974
    • Very Good
      2319
    • Average
      893
    • Poor
      244
    • Terrible
      127

    Recent Reviews:

    • nwynn
      Manchester, United Kingdom
      Trip type:
      Friends getaway
      Very interesting insight!
      4 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 26th December 2020
      I'm not the biggest Beatles fan by far, however I did go to this museum during my stay in Liverpool and I wasn't disappointed. It told the story of the band's success very well through replica and... Read full review
    • WymeswoldOFB
      Leicestershire, England
      Well laid out
      4 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 22nd May 2021
      The story is well told with a good mixture of displays - both photos and exhibits. It is well augmented by the audio provided, which has various key contributors. Very fair and balanced. A good... Read full review
    • GGCathyB
      Great experience
      4 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 23rd May 2021
      Fabulous items to see and read all about the Beatles... Well worth the visit ...and I highly recommend it. Read full review

    Opening Times

    Summer Opening Hours (1 April to 31 October) (1 April 2021 - 31 October 2021)
    Winter Opening Hours (1 November to 31 March) (1 November 2021 - 31 March 2022)

    * The Beatles Story is currently operating on restricted opening times during the 2020/21 Winter Season.

    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
    • Regional AwardsLiverpool City Region Tourism Awards Winner 2017 Liverpool City Region Tourism Awards Winner 2017 2017
    • Visit BritainWe're Good to Go We're Good to Go 2020
    • Regional AwardsWTTC Safe Travels WTTC Safe Travels 2021

    Gradings

    • VAQAS VB Attraction VAQAS
    VAQAS VB Attraction VAQAS

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