Discover the magic of Liverpool in this tour and immerse yourself in the birthplace of the world’s most famous and beloved band: The Beatles. In this tour, we explore the city as we learn about the early years of the Beatles leading up to their leap to megastardom. We roam the streets and alleyways that have inspired generations of musicians and artists, making Liverpool the European Capital of Culture in 2008. As we explore the story of The Beatles, we also unravel the story of Liverpool itself. Travel with us to the Second World War and see the incredible preservation of the bombed-out church in the heart of the city, a landmark which now serves as a symbol for the resilience of this vibrant city.
With your guide, you’ll journey through the city and through history, seeing how culture has shaped Liverpool and been shaped by it in turn; admire the largest Chinese Arch in Europe and other examples of architecture which define Liverpool’s artistic dynamism. We venture into some of the most atmospheric nooks and crannies of the city, from great landmarks to hidden treasures, and even witness the places where many great Hollywood movies have been and will be filmed. This 2.5 hour* walking tour covers the following: • Lime Street Station • The David Lewis stores • Adelphi Hotel • The Bombed-Out Church • Anglican Cathedral • China Town • Metropolitan Cathedral • St James’ Cemetery • 22 Huskisson Street • Liverpool College of Art • The Hope Street suitcases • Royal Philharmonic Hall • Philharmonic Dining Rooms ...and much more!