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Independent Beatles Day Trip to Liverpool from London by Train
"Take a Day trip by train to the historic port city of Liverpool – a vibrant place of culture and heritage the city’s strong identity has made it a must visit destination for music lovers and football fans from all over the world.Departing from Euston Station at 8am why not head for the UNESCO World Heritage Waterfront on your arrival at Lime Street Station ? Make sure to take a photo of the iconic Royal Liver Building the tallest building in Europe at the time of its construction in 1911 before arriving at Albert Dock.Brimming with museums galleries and a wide variety of bars and restaurants the Dock was transformed in the 1980’s but still retains the largest collection of Grade l listed buildings in the country.The award-winning Beatles Story is the largest visitor attraction dedicated to the lives and times of the ‘Fab Four’. Hear
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Beatles and Liverpool Rail Day Trip from London
"Your day starts with a relaxing train journey to the historic city of Liverpool European Capital of Culture in 2008. Arriving at Liverpool Lime Street you'll have time to explore this Victorian city perhaps taking a stroll along the stunningly refurbished Albert Dock Complex housing the Merseyside Maritime Museum and Tate Liverpool art gallery.Your tour includes entry to the Beatles Story where you can re-live the Fab Four's meteoric rise to fame. Your visit takes you from the cobbles of Matthew Street and the Cavern through the hysteria of Beatlemania to the final live performance on the Apple rooftop and beyond!The Cavern Quarter is a vibrant city center area and the focus of Beatle history. There's the famous Cavern Club where the lads played 292 times
From GBP138.00
 
Mersey River Explorer Cruise from Liverpool
"Whether you’re looking for a relaxing way to see Liverpool or you want a full day of family-friendly attractions the Mersey River Explorer Cruise with optional upgrades is your ticket to Liverpool fun. The standard Mersey River Explorer Cruise lasts a leisurely 50-minutes with scheduled stops at Seacombe and Birkenhead Woodside ports. Enjoy the cruise as a hop-on hop-off tour to see what interests you most - simply hop off when you want and re-board the boat when you're ready to continue to the next stop.While taking in views of Liverpool's riverside architecture and wildlife you can listen to entertaining audio commentary about the River Mersey's fascinating maritime history. Hear tales of smuggling music and war - three diverse influences that have touched this friendly city over the years and given it a unique charm.Make a full day of it by upgrading your hop-on hop-off cruise to include tickets to the Spaceport attraction at Seacombe. Thi interactive exhibits and audio-visual experiences. Highlights include a ""Wallace and Gromit in Space"" feature - a themed display that showcases the popular main characters from the British animated short films. Alternatively
From GBP9.00

More Transportation in Birkenhead

Ferry Cross The Mersey

Around 1150 Hamo De Massie, who owned a considerable amount of land on Wirral, founded a Benedictine priory, dedicated to St. Mary and St. James, the remains of the Birkenhead Priory still stand...
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Feb 04, 2004

Tram

You can board a tram at Woodside Visitor Centre and take a ride around the Heritage Trail, stopping off at Shore Road Pumping Station, Pacific Road and Egerton Bridge - not a great distance, but OK...
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Jan 06, 2003

Hamilton square Station

This station on the Merseyrail network, just 5 mins journey from Liverpool Lime street mainline staion is ideal for exploring the Hamilton Square area, Birkenhead Priory, the Pumphouse and the Docks...
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Jan 01, 2003
 
 
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Things to Do Near Birkenhead

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Ferry Cross the Mersey

Some people may know the song "Ferry Cross the Mersey" sung by Gerry & the Pacemakers, turns out there is still a ferry cross the Mersey, used as both a tourist attraction and by commuters. Since...
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Chinatown

Liverpool as the oldest Chinese community in Europe. A Chinese quarter is known since 1834 and grew due to increasing silk trade. Of course, this is the place to go out if you like to dine out in a...
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Central Library

Largest Liverpool Library housed in a listed (Grade 2) building which opened in 1860 as the William Brown Library and Museum Building. The building was extended with the Picton Reading Room (1879),...
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Albert Dock

When it was opened in 1846, Albert Dock was the 1st of it's kind, the 1st enclosed, non-combustible dock warehouse system in the world, and the 1st structure in the UK to be built entirely of cast...
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Chester Zoo

Chester Zoo is a Zoo park/ Zoological garden centre which was originally opened in 1931. I have been to a few different Zoos in England and Chester Zoo is by far my favourite. It is home to many...
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Chester Cathedral

My visit to the new falconry garden at chester cathedral was so amazing that it's prompted me to join virtual tourist!! What a little gem it is after the hustle and bustle of shopping in the city....
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Top 5 Birkenhead Writers

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"Birkenhead"
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"Birkenhead"
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"Birkenhead"
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jhorsfield30

"Birkenhead - A mix of ups and downs"
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stevemt

"Across the mersey from Liverpool"
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