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Mersey Tunnels Tour

Liverpool L3 1DD, England
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A great tour of my daily trip!

I was part of a Professional Liverpool tour, and as a Merseyside resident I confess to being blasé... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Ledgo
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New Brighton, United Kingdom
Fascinating tour

Very interesting and entertaining behind the scenes tour. Excellent guides who clearly know their... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
mcb1025
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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"queensway tunnel"
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"control room"
in 82 reviews
"behind the scenes"
in 75 reviews
"ventilation system"
in 22 reviews
"two hours"
in 53 reviews
"dock building"
in 20 reviews
"feat of engineering"
in 13 reviews
"hard hat"
in 11 reviews
"double act"
in 13 reviews
"below ground"
in 9 reviews
"fascinating insight"
in 16 reviews
"knowledgeable guides"
in 12 reviews
"scouse humour"
in 11 reviews
"well worth the effort"
in 7 reviews
"fantastic value"
in 9 reviews
"small group"
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"flights of stairs"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I was part of a Professional Liverpool tour, and as a Merseyside resident I confess to being blasé about the tunnels, however I found the tour fascinating and great entertainment. We were a mixed age / sex / shape / fitness group, and the pace...More

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MTAttractions, Guest Relations Manager at Mersey Tunnels Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for the great review, we are glad you all found the tour fascinating and that there were no wardrobe disasters!. We do try and make the tour as inclusive as possible so it's good to hear the pace suited everybody. We will pass...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Very interesting and entertaining behind the scenes tour. Excellent guides who clearly know their subject from 1st hand experience.

Thank mcb1025
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MTAttractions, Guest Relations Manager at Mersey Tunnels Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us this great review - we will pass on your compliments to the guides.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour involves going behind the scenes of the Mersey Tunnel. It is real value for money and extremely interesting. I visited with my two children, aged 14 and 10 who absolutely loved it. Ryan and Alison the tour guides were informative and really friendly....More

1  Thank anitamahon
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MTAttractions, Guest Relations Manager at Mersey Tunnels Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for leaving us a lovely review Anita, we are glad you and the boys had a great visit. Thanks also for the recommendation and we will pass on your compliments to Ryan and Alison.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my 3rd tour and without doubt the best. Phil & Ryan (not forgetting Mike, MTPO) were very interesting, informative and amusing. We all had some fun whilst learning everything there is to know about the Queensway Tunnel. If you haven't been on this...More

Thank Catherine L
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MTAttractions, Guest Relations Manager at Mersey Tunnels Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for the lovely review Catherine - it's great to hear that this was your 3rd visit! We are glad you found it such good value for money and we will pass on your compliments to Phil, Ryan and not forgetting Mike in the Tunnels...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A fascinating tour of the workings of the old Mersey tunnel and its control room. If you like history or engineering it's a must - but even if you don't, Billy and Phil will have you in stitches with their interesting and funny stories. We...More

Thank suffolkmc
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MTAttractions, Guest Relations Manager at Mersey Tunnels Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank for this great review, we are so glad you enjoyed your tour with Billy and Phil and that they kept you entertained! We will pass on your compliments to them.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Billy and Alison gave us a warm welcome and took us on a wonderfully informative and fun tour today. Their knowledge was extensive and the tour itself extremely interesting. Both guides made sure we were safe and comfortable at every stage. What made it really...More

Thank fran_wilkie
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MTAttractions, Guest Relations Manager at Mersey Tunnels Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the lovely review Fran, we are glad you found our tour informative and fun. We will pass on your compliments to Billy and Alison - they certainly have a fun way of putting the facts across! Thank you for recommending the tour...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went with a group from work as part of a team building exercise. if you like history, engineering and all things tunnels get on this tour. Our hosts Allison and Billy were knowledgeable and entertaining. Really enjoyed it.

Thank SteveFWirral
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MTAttractions, Guest Relations Manager at Mersey Tunnels Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the great review Steve, we are glad you and your colleagues enjoyed the tour. We will pass on your compliments to Alison and Billy. Once again, thanks for coming on the tour.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked myself and 2 friends on this tour having found details about it whilst researching the history of Liverpool. What a hidden gem! Our tour guides Phil and Jenny were very knowledgeable and entertained us with some funny anecdotes. The Art Deco architecture and...More

Thank Cerys B
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MTAttractions, Guest Relations Manager at Mersey Tunnels Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the lovely review Cerys, we are so pleased you enjoyed your tour and that you found it all so interesting. It is a beautiful Art Deco building and what lies behind the exterior is some fascinating engineering. We will pass on your...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on Wednesday with work colleagues. Great from start to finish. Phil and Jenny were both great guides, with plenty of scouse humour! Very interesting. ..especially if like I do, you drive through the tunnel for your daily commute. Even got to go into the...More

Thank Andrea B
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MTAttractions, Guest Relations Manager at Mersey Tunnels Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review Andrea, we will pass your lovely compliments on to Phil and Jenny (they work hard at their double act!). We are glad you got to see what happens behind the scenes of your daily commute and that you found...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My son booked this for himself and I as a surprise, what a fabulous two hours , our guides Billy and Phil were great , they were very knowledgeable and very funny and made the tour a wonderful experience, I would highly recommend this .

Thank Helen W
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MTAttractions, Guest Relations Manager at Mersey Tunnels Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the lovely review Helen, we are pleased you enjoyed the tour and that you found it such a wonderful experience. We will pass on your compliments to Billy and Phil. Thank you again for coming on the tour.

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Andrew J
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unfortunately it does state you have to be 10.but certainly something for him to look forward to in a few years time it will certainly be an on going avent.
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Sadly probably not as there are several hundred steps altogether, some uneven floors and confined spaces.
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