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
  • Travelers Choice 2020
  • Excellent
    4972
  • Very Good
    2316
  • Average
    891
  • Poor
    244
  • Terrible
    127

Recent Reviews:

  • Travelanna1
    London, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Solo travel
    The Story in Full Detail
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 20th November 2020
    You really need sufficient time to visit this museum. It sets the story of their early beginnings right through to their fame. I had 1.5hrs and that still was not enough. Absolutely brilliant. Read full review
  • 293neilk
    Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Friends getaway
    A must for fans of the fab four.
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 16th December 2020
    The Beatles Story is a superb attraction for fans of The Beatles and for anyone with a passing interest in music. Charting the rise of The Beatles from early days to superstardom ,there's lots of... Read full review
  • 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

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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