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 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 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 celebrated 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.

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    Recent Reviews:

    • michaela96
      Farnham, United Kingdom
      Trip type:
      Solo travel
      Just Brilliant!!!!
      5 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 20th October 2022
      The Beatles Story on the Albert Docks is wonderfully presented, great value for money and extremely instructive. From the very earliest days in Liverpool (pre-Cavern) all the way up to the break up... Read full review
    • nancyrcurtis
      Florida
      a comprehensive review
      5 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 31st December 2022
      This was our second visit to this museum. The first was with a group, and we did not have time to take in all the details. This time, we enjoyed all the details that we missed. This is a great... Read full review
    • Leytongirl99
      London, United Kingdom
      Trip type:
      Business
      Lots to learn, even if you think you know everything about the Beatles
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 2nd January 2023
      The entrance in tucked away on the outside edge of the Albert Dock, down some stairs. Your entrance ticket includes an audio guide which is definitely worth using. I was a little sceptical about... Read full review

    Opening Times

    Winter Opening Hours (1 November to 31 March) (1 November 2022 - 31 March 2023)
    Summer Opening Hours (1 April to 31 October) (1 April 2023 - 31 October 2023)

    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
    • 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

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