The Beatles Story achieved a record year before having to temporarily close due to coronavirus
A Liverpool tourist attraction is celebrating 30 years in the city this spring and has announced a record year for visitor numbers.
Although the coronavirus pandemic has now meant The Beatles Story has had to temporarily close, the attraction is celebrating is best-ever year of attendance.
A record number of 317,156 visitors enjoyed the exhibition in 2019/20, which is an increase of 5,481 on the previous year and a new record for the attraction.
“Even though we had no reported cases at The Beatles Story, we had a duty to our employees, visitors and the community to help stop the spread of the virus.“Credit goes to the whole team for all their hard work and the part they have played in this success. “We know that there’s still lots of work ahead when we re-open the doors again, but we are confident that the measures and reassurances we have put in place with our valued partners will see these visitors returning to us and to the city of Liverpool and that we can build on this success for the future.”
The Beatles Story celebrates its 30th anniversary on May 1, having opened on that day in 1990, however the celebrations are for now on hold.