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Lancashire and the Peaks Sights

U-Boat Story

  • off A41 Map It
  • Birkenhead
  • Military Site

Updated 05/29/2014

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Explore the claustrophobic world of life onboard a German World War II submarine, one of only four left in the world. Sunk in 1945 by RAF depth charges, U-534 was hauled off the sea bed in 1993. Now she's docked at Birkenhead, beside the Woodside Ferry Terminal. As well as listening to interviews with crew members, you can decode enemy messages on an Enigma machine and take charge of a model submarine.

Sight Information

Address:

Woodside Ferry Terminal, off A41, Liverpool, CH41 6DU, England

Map It

Phone:

0151-300–1000

Sight Details:

  • £6; combined ticket with River Cruise £12
  • Daily 10–5; last admission 30 mins before closing

Updated 05/29/2014

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