The Storybarn

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Book Tickets

Sessions suitable for children aged 3 – 8, book tickets for brand-new adventure The Storyhunters – WEIRD AND WONDERFUL.

Sessions suitable for newborn to 3, book tickets for Incy Wincy Rhymers. NOW Every Friday, SATURDAY AND SUNDAY.


The Storybarn is an interactive story-centre for children to explore, share and discover a love of books and storytelling.

Located in the magical surroundings of Liverpool’s Calderstones Park, The Storybarn creates a thrilling world of imagination where children can embark on a literary adventure with live-reading from our friendly Story Hunters, lots of exciting crafts and games, and a giant slide!

Our indoor / outdoor public Storyhunters sessions run every Saturday and Sunday (more during school holidays). Tickets are available in person from The Reader Ice Cream Parlour, but sessions can sell out in advance, you can  pre-book your visit to avoid disappointment.

Throughout the week we welcome school groups to enjoy a storytime adventure in The Storybarn and the surrounding park, incorporating National Curriculum targets in all our activities. If you’d like to learn more about our schools packages and opportunities to become a Storybarn Member, visit the Schools section of our website.

Did you know we also host birthday parties? Find out how to plan your party with our Story Hunters.

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