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Great piece of street art.

A Case History is a fantastic piece of street art located in the wonderful Georgian Quarter of... read more

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293neilk
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Unique sculpture that evokes that time in recent history when many immigrants passed through the city of Liverpool on their way to start a new life in Ireland and North America.
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A Case History is a fantastic piece of street art located in the wonderful Georgian Quarter of Liverpool. The work of John King ,the suitcases have been around since 1998 and if you examine the labels on the cases you will see they belong to...More

Thank 293neilk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

...this exhibit is a tribute to those immigrants arriving into, or passing through, the city of Liverpool. it's such an unusual sight to come across on your average street that it made us stop for a few minutes to take it in and learn about...More

Thank Andy-S60
Reviewed 17 September 2018

A Case History by the Canadian artist John King (1998) is located at what used to be the junction of Mount and Hope Street. This wonderful piece of concrete street art comprises of bags and cases strewn and stacked across the public thoroghfare. Labels on...More

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Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Members of my own family passed through Liverpool on their way to the New World, so I have a particular fondness for this unique sculpture which reflects on the numerous journeys made by immigrants from across Europe and beyond. A striking and poignant peace of...More

Thank Howi58
Reviewed 31 January 2018

Where else would you get a collection of suitcases of old famous faces except in fabulous Liverpool. This is street art from the heart, it is great to be able to touch the art. You almost feel connected to the people and their journeys. Check...More

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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Need to know the history and read about it before visiting as it's just a pile of suit cases on the ground. It's not a busy or typical attraction in Liverpool.

Thank weeezoo
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I had read about this when researching what to do in Liverpool and then promptly forgot all about it. So it was a very pleasant surprise when we stumbled upon it whilst traversing between the two cathedrals via Hope Street. The why and wherefore has...More

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Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

A Case History is an awesome piece of street art that at first glance appears to be a set of random concrete cases that pass as some sort of clever street art ,this was my first impression when I saw it but after a little...More

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Reviewed 4 February 2017

We stumbled across this fascinating little piece of street art, and were then really pleased to see that it is a memorial to John Lennon. Some of the other reviewers of this feature seem to have been somewhere utterly different. It looks like a collection...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

A CASE HISTORY is a wonderful piece of street art that can make you smile with its quirky random layout and location and also make you stand and think about the imagination that has taken place from our city over the many years. The cases...More

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