Educate Magazine Review for family & school visits

We were recently visited by Educate Magazine who wrote a fantastic review about what we offer and why we are of interest and should appeal to families looking for something to do with the children and also to Schools looking for informative and fun trips Click here to read the review

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Workshops & Tours for Schools

We offer workshops & guided tours for schools – for more details click here Workshops cover topics such as – Rationing – exploring what rationing meant and why it was implemented with group-based activities and games. Coding and Ciphers – Looking at the role of codes and intelligence in WW2 and today with group-based activities […]


Half Term Spy Club

We are offering a special mission for visitors during half term – October 25 to November 3. All Spy activities are free, normal admission applies. Under 5’s are free, family tickets are available. You will also benefit from free hot drinks and juice and a free return visit. A tour usually takes approx. 1 hour […]


Free Yoga Session – September 20th

Join us and Liverpool Yoga Company for a free Yoga session – No booking needed, bring own mat


Free entry for teachers & teaching assistants

Calling all Teachers & Teaching assistants – free entry for you and your families *during the summer holidays. We wish to show off our secret WW2 HQ to as many schools as possible as we know we are a fascinating place to visit and experience real history, so we are inviting teachers & teaching assistants […]


Winston Churchill will attend our Time Travellers weekend on August 3rd

We are very pleased to announce we will have a VIP visit from Winston Churchill, on August 3rd during our Time Travellers weekend, as we spin back in time, to the day when Churchill came to visit the HQ. Churchill will be available to meet and greet all our visitors and hopefully recite some of […]


Item donation request

We had a lovely meeting from an ex-plotter who worked in Western Approaches during the war.We really enjoy meeting people who have had a connection with the HQ and we are keeping and cataloguing all their stories and any items they give us in our archives. The plotter’s name was Marjorie Jackson and she also […]


Mikron Theatre presents All Hands On Deck – August 31st at 6pm

August 31

Tickets are £13 & Conc are £11 – To book a ticket click here A love story between the Royal Navy and their loyal ‘Jenny Wrens’ New WRNS recruits Ginger and Lily, are looking for wartime adventure. Lily wants to serve on dry land but Ginger is desperate to serve at sea – and the […]


Travel review of Western Approaches

We are very honoured to have had a wonderful review written detailing a visit to our secret bunker, looking at the venue as a tourist destination and interesting place to visit in Liverpool. The feature also includes some marvellous and atmospheric photographs. To read the review Click Here


Our first Youth Ambassador – Max Gilmore

We were delighted to welcome Max Gilmore and his family to Western Approaches. Max is a WW2 enthusiast and has a lot of knowledge about the war and especially the speeches of Winston Churchill. We were so impressed with Max’s enthusiasm we made him our very first Youth Ambassador and presented him with a certificate. […]


We have launched Gift Vouchers

We now sell gift vouchers which can be purchased through our website Click here to buy a gift voucher which entitles the recipient to a free visit to our bunker.