Win a family ticket for four to The British Music Experience, situated on Liverpool’s Pier Head (a UNESCO World Heritage Site). 

On August 1, 2020 The British Music Experience safely reopened in line with government guidance. The museum, housed in the stunning Cunard Building, will once again welcome guests who will be able to explore the last 75 years of British rock and pop history with visitor and staff safety measures in place.

The BME, which has recently achieved the Good to Go industry standard seal of approval for following coronavirus prevention government guidance, tells the story of British music through costumes, instruments, performance and memorabilia. Whatever age you are, and whatever you are into, there is something there for you.

Jackie and ZiggyThere are outfits worn by artists from Freddie Mercury and Dusty Springfield to the Spice Girls, Adam Ant and Little Mix, and musical instruments played by some of the world’s most renowned artists from Noel Gallagher to the Sex Pistols. There’s even have handwritten song lyrics from Adele, the original statues from the Brits, and the Apple Corp front door from Savile Row.

You can also get involved. You can learn a musical instrument with the best music equipment available, from drum kits to keyboards. Teenagers will love to try their hand at being a rock star by testing the vocal booth and smaller children can enjoy the show and dance the decades in our dance pop routines studio. After the main event, browse an exclusive range of gifts, clothing, books and memorabilia from the Merch Store and you can rest those dancing feet with a selection of delicious snacks and meals in the Star Café.

The competition

The British Music ExperienceFor your chance to win a family ticket for four to The British Music Experience, situated on Liverpool’s Pier Head, sign up to the Northern Soul newsletter (details of how to do this are on the right-hand side of the page) and send an email to with the title ‘The British Music Experience’ and remember to include your name and address in the body of the email. Tickets need to be used by the end of 2020. 

Closing date: August 9, 2020

A winner will be picked at random and notified by August 10, 2020


BME_logo_BlueThe British Music Experience will open from 10am – 6pm from Wednesday to Sunday with limited tickets available each day and recommended advanced booking. Tickets will be bookable in 15 minute slots with strictly limited capacity allowed into the space at any one time.