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Mersey Ferries - River Explorer Cruise and U Boat Story Ticket & Hotel Deals

Explore different sections of the U-Boat

1/5: Explore different sections of the U-Boat

  • Explore different sections of the U-Boat
  • U-534 is one of only four U-Boats on display around the world
  • The exhibition includes artefacts and items belonging to the crew
  • See iconic landmarks from the Mersey Ferry
  • Liverpool waterfront is a UNESCO World Heritage site
  • U-534 was sunk in 1945 and salvaged in 1993
  • Includes a trip on the Mersey Ferry plus entry to The U-Boat Story
  • A great day out for families
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Mersey Ferries - River Explorer Cruise and U-Boat Story Breaks

A great way to see the famous city sights and explore an actual Second World War submarine!

About Mersey Ferries - River Explorer Cruise and U-Boat Story

A world-class city. A world-famous ferry. This is THE way to see Liverpool. Hop aboard one of Liverpool's daily Mersey River Explorer Cruises for stunning views, fascinating history and unlimited sea air. An iconic Mersey Ferry will take you on a 50-minute journey with a commentary that lets you explore the River Mersey's rich past and present. You'll see world-renowned architecture and Mersey wildlife; hear stories of smuggling, music and war; and be touched by the lives of city's famously friendly people. The U-boat Story is a visitor attraction telling the story of World War II German submarine U-534. You will see into the cross-sectioned submarine and discover its amazing story through a highly interactive and exciting exhibition. View the amazing life onboard a real German U-Boat. With original film archive and interactive displays, you will witness all the dramatic action!

Mersey Ferries - River Explorer Cruise and U-Boat Story Highlights

  • River Explorer Cruises depart hourly from the Pier Head Terminal
  • See some of Liverpool's famous landmarks such as the cathedrals, the Liver building and the Albert Dock
  • The U-Boat Story is located at Woodside ferry terminal, just step off the boat and you're there!
  • The U-Boat Story contains fascinating artefacts and personal items recovered from the wrecked submarine


What Makes it Super

A great way to see the sights of Liverpool while cruising on an iconic Mersey ferry. The accompanying commentary is informative and amusing and tells some great stories about Liverpool's past and its colourful characters. The U-Boat story is built around U-534, a real life WW2 German submarine which was sunk during the war and raised from the depths to be put on display. It is one of only 4 U-Boats on display around the world.


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