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The 8 Best Things to Do in Liverpool

Look no further for the culture capital of the North. Brimming with a vibrant art scene, unrivaled music heritage, and world-renowned waterfront, Liverpool has plenty of must-see sights to visit. Oh, and you won’t forget the nightlife any time soon.

The Beatles Story

Everything to know about John, Paul, George, and Ringo all under one roof. It’s an award-winning exhibition of rock and roll history, with attractions for all of the family.

Albert Dock

Part of a UNESCO World Heritage site, the dock is lined with iconic architecture and packed with history. Wondering where to eat? You can grab a bite looking out over the marina.

Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral

Perched above the city, it stands proud as an architectural masterpiece. Make sure to time your visit with one of the beautiful music concerts. People of all faiths are welcome.

Walker Art Gallery

The Walker Art Gallery hosts some of Europe's best statues and paintings from the 13th century to modern day. It's one of the largest collections in England, outside of London.

Anfield Stadium

Liverpool fan or not, a visit is a must for football fanatics. If you’re not game for a match, why not try a stadium tour? They’re family-friendly and reasonably priced.

Liverpool Cathedral

Sir John Betjeman hailed it as ‘one of the great buildings of the world’ and it truly is a stunning sight. Go up The Tower to glimpse the cityscape, or take an interactive tour.

Museum of Liverpool

It’s one of Britain’s finest museums and worth a visit. Don’t miss the planetarium and award-winning hands-on Natural History Centre. It’s open 10:00AM – 5:00PM with free entry.

World Museum

With thousands of exhibits, the museum is packed with insight into Earth’s history and cultures. Don’t miss one of Europe’s finest collections of Ancient Egyptian artifacts.

Planning Your Liverpool Visit

Getting Around

With Liverpool John Lennon Airport on the edge of the city, it’s easy to have a flying visit. But once you’re there, the city has plenty of public transport, whether it is by road, rail or river. For any attractions along the waterfront, hop onto a Mersey Ferries service for something different.

Where should you stay in Liverpool?

The city is brimming with hotels, apartments, hostels, and B&Bs. There’s plenty to choose from - whatever your price range - and all with that famous Scouse welcome. For somewhere with a view, why not stay in rooms overlooking The Albert Dock, close to chic restaurants and bars. No matter where you end up, you’ll be able to travel easily to all of the city’s must-see sights.

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    The weather is best from April to September, when the days are longer and the temperatures are comfortable for sightseeing. Do pack a sweater, though, as the evenings can get chilly.

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What people are saying about Liverpool

Great value, informative and very entertaining.

We are local to the area, however our 3 children had never been on the Ferry or bus tour and did not know much about Liverpool's history. The tour guide on the bus was very informative and his scouse humour would have stood up well at the Empire Theatre :-) We would highly recommend the bus tour to everyone, as we learnt lots of new interesting facts about the City. Sorry can't remember our tour guides name, but he looked like a young (Good Looking) Harry Hill :-)

Liverpool: River Mersey Cruise and City Bus Tour Reviewed by Nigel, 09/03/2018

Amazing day at an Amazing world class club

The stadium tour was fantastic and the museum showed how historical the club is with real history and success. The new stadium is amazing and the tour guides/staff were very friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. A truly worthwhile day out

Liverpool Football Club: Anfield Stadium Tour Reviewed by DAN, 08/23/2018

Really fantastic deal well worth the money and a good few hours

Really enjoyed this deal. A good chance to see Liverpool all in one go. Fantastic xx

Liverpool: River Mersey Cruise and City Bus Tour Reviewed by Marie, 08/22/2018

Great tour, plenty of guides, even got some Anfield grass

Really enjoyable tour, really easy to book, went for a meal in the boot room after, really nice food. Cant fault it.

Liverpool Football Club: Anfield Stadium Tour Reviewed by David, 08/22/2018

A dream come through for a dad and his 3 sons.

The new look anfield is a fortress.and will again put the fear back in opposition as years go on . I would highly recommend a visit .do the tour visit shop museum.and talk to all the very friendly Liverpool staff .thank you all at Liverpool f2f.

Liverpool Football Club: Anfield Stadium Tour Reviewed by Jim, 08/15/2018