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i visited the museum and watched the video of the slave trade. i never realised that the rich... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2018
Durham, United Kingdom
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Impressed by a nation will have a museum to tell the back site of her before. How many nation can... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2018
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

i visited the museum and watched the video of the slave trade. i never realised that the rich merchants were even trading in slavery. it was very interesting and should be in every school curriculum

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank gillianhumble2276
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Impressed by a nation will have a museum to tell the back site of her before. How many nation can do this?

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

My Sister visited Liverpool last year and mentioned her tour with Mr Eric Scott Lynch an honorary Ghanaian. So I was determined to go. Events prevented us from visiting during the summer but 6 of us travelled up from London and managed to take a...More

Date of experience: November 2017
6  Thank Jane S
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Great tour. Gives informative, accurate & important information about Liverpool's part in slavery. Really interesting & worth doing if you're visiting Liverpool.

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank LiverpoolLass1412
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Eric is one of the most informed and lovely people you will meet in Liverpool. He is a fountain of knowledge, which makes for a fascinating city walk. This is a must for any visitor to Liverpool and will definately be booking him again if...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Doctoroliver
Reviewed 22 July 2017

I went to Liverpool for a couple of days and was told by my friends to visit the Slavery museum as how good it was. I was disappointed with it as there was not much artifacts just plenty of text and models. The staff were...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank MillerMad
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Very good experience, the writings on the wall are very inspirational, when entering the museum, a staff member mad a comment, sure it was a bit racist, but, that did-not put me off what the musem had to offer. Free entry so the abuse i...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 26 January 2017

I've taken this tour twice with my students--in 2012 and 2014. I just booked again for the next group. Eric shows visitors how the history of empire and slavery are written on Liverpool's buildings and institutions. Each time my students raved about how it taught...More

Date of experience: May 2016
4  Thank ncprof
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Eric provided an illuminating insight into the Liverpool slave trade and pointed out architecture directly portraying Liverpool slavery history. Took 2.5 hrs but fascinating !

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Neil A
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

My solo visit to Liverpool was enhanced by a historical tour of the slave trade of Liverpool lead by the knowledgeable Mr Eric Scott Lynch, Liverpool Historian. If you no nothing of the slave trade of Liverpool you will by the end of the two...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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7 August 2018|
Response from GillianHumble |
sorry i don't know if it is still going. I did the slavery museum myself.there are videos to watch and loads of artefacts to see. I found it very interesting and didn't realise just how much wealth in Liverpool was made from... More
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Eric Lynch Google him his contact details are available