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The Beatles and Cathedrals Free Tour

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: English, Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on June 12, 2020

We are a group of local tour guides who are passionate about Liverpool's amazing history. Our aim is to make our visitors feel welcome, giving them a tour full of humor and knowledge. We have prepared a history tour related to one of Liverpool's most famous and successful bands - the Beatles, the history of the city often revolving around the port, its development and the secrets of its streets. So what are you waiting to discover about Liverpool?

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Welcome to an exciting walking tour through the historic streets of Liverpool, where the legend of The Beatles comes to life!

Our adventure begins at the impressive Beatles Statue, a symbolic tribute to the band, overlooking the historic waterfront.

As we walk through the lively streets, we'll reach the legendary Cavern Club, the birthplace of The Beatles' extraordinary career. Immerse yourself in the musical energy that shaped their early years as we explore the very place where they first captured the hearts of their fans. (P.S We also would like to talk about Pete Best, The Beatles' former Drummer)

Continuing our journey, we encounter the moving statues of Eleanor Rigby and Brian Epstein, reminding us of the profound impact of The Beatles' music on the world.

We'll visit The Jacaranda Club, a historic venue where The Beatles performed during their formative years. Feel the echoes of the past, just like at The Philharmonic Pub, a majestic Victorian establishment, and Ye Cracke, a traditional pub with a fascinating history – all places where The Beatles occasionally enjoyed a drink.

Venturing further, we arrive at the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts (LIPA), founded by Sir Paul McCartney. Explore the institution that continues to nurture emerging talents, following in the footsteps of the founding members of The Beatles: George Harrison, Stuart Sutcliffe, and John Lennon.

We'll conclude our tour in front of the imposing Liverpool Anglican Cathedral, a monumental structure that serves as a testimony to the city's rich heritage.

Join us on this walking tour, in English and Spanish, where the melodies of The Beatles intertwine with the historic charm of Liverpool, creating an unforgettable experience for fans and music lovers alike.

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Highlights

What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Pier Head, Liverpool L3 1BY, UK
    Pier Head, Liverpool L3 1BY, UK
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    I'll be waiting by the Beatles Statue - in Pier Head wearing a multicoloured umbrella.

  • 1
    Outside visit
    The Beatles Statue
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Mathew Street
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Bold Street
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Jacaranda Record Store
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Philharmonic Dining Rooms
  • 6
    Outside visit
    LIPA Primary School
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Ye Cracke
  • 8
    Outside visit
    Gambier Terrace
  • 9
    Outside visit
    Liverpool Cathedral

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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4.77
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4.67
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Irene 04 Dec 2023
Madrid

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Travelled in group - Dec 2023
Nos ha encantado conocer un poquito de esta ciudad con Iván. Muy bueno explicando, muchos datos curiosos y suuuper ameno y dinámino!!! volveremos a tomarnos otra pinta con él!
Lule 13 Nov 2023
Barcelona

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Travelled in couple - Nov 2023
Ivan hizo de un día con mucho viento y frío en Liverpool, una experiencia muy amena y agradable. Conocimos lugares e historias muy interesantes y nos vamos felices de haberlos conocido. Muy recomendable. Gracias Ivan, hasta la próxima !
Omri 27 Oct 2023
Tel Aviv-Yafo

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Travelled in couple - Oct 2023
Helen was fantastic and insightful. She knows everything about the city. The tour was very interesting and fun. Most recommended tour.
Brendan 27 Oct 2023
London

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Travelled alone - Oct 2023
Loved the tour, and it was very handy because it was a short walk from my hotel.
Tim Brom 13 Oct 2023
Ayr

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Travelled in group - Oct 2023
Brilliant guide, full of knowledge and very entertaining. But then he does have Liverpool to talk about. A real test would be Tranmere😁 Highly recommended.
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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Does not accept large group reservations.
Pets
Not suitable for pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Only cash payment is accepted.
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