The Guided Tours

The Penny Lane Walking Tours map from Liddypool
The Guided walks. These could be taken out of this book and put into a separate one if you like. However, with the maps produced, this could take Liverpool to the Beatles fan. Inside the book you will find detailed maps, photographs and directions to discover The Beatles’ Liverpool.

These are:

Liverpool City Centre – five tours with their starting points:

Tour 1 – The Cavern Quarter, including Mathew Street, NEMS, Hessy’s and many more famous sites.

Tour 2 – The Town Hall, plus the Iron Door and other venues.

Tour 3 – The Empire Theatre, including Mount Pleasant Registry Office and Brian’s birthplace at 4 Rodney Street.

Tour 4 – Metropolitan Cathedral, including John’s birthplace at Oxford Street Maternity Hospital, Liverpool Institute and the Art College.

Tour 5 – Liverpool Anglican Cathedral, including LIPA, Gambier Terrace and the Jacaranda.

Penny Lane walking tours:

Tour 1 – A walking tour along Penny Lane, plus an explanation of the song.

Tour 2 – A walk starting from the Penny Lane roundabout, up to George Harrison’s house and also sees Brian Epstein’s home.

Tour 3 – A second walk from the Penny Lane roundabout along Smithdown Road including Holyoake Hall, the Dutch Café, Cynthia’s flat and Greenbank Drive Synagogue where Brian Epstein’s funeral was held.

The Dingle Walk

A walk around Ringo Starr’s childhood area, including his birthplace at 9 Madryn Street, childhood home at 10 Admiral Grove and his schools.

The Woolton Walk

Starting at Mendips, discover where John lived, where he met Paul at St. Peter’s Church, Strawberry Field and Paul’s home at 20 Forthlin Road.

Liddypool by David Bedford
Liddypool by David Bedford