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The Beatles' Childhood Homes


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Woolton and Allerton, Liverpool, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

In order to go inside John and Paul’s homes you have to make a reservation ahead of time. Homes are owned by the National Trust. Sylvia and Colin were our guides in the homes and they were fantastic. They were knowledgeable and had many stories...More

Thank Cheryl B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The house has been sensitively restored with as many features from the 1950s as could be found. Some of the furniture was from aunt Mimi’s Own collection and this was displayed alongside photos of her during the height of John’s fame in the sitting room....More

Thank Sue C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the only tour that will take you inside the childhood houses of John and Paul. The houses belong to the National Trust and you can only see the outside of the houses from any other tour. Prices at time of writing are £24...More

Thank Herta F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked our tour through the national trust. If you do this you are able to actually go into the homes of Paul and John. So nostalgic and rather moving bought a lump to the throat. Simply a must if you are going to Liverpool...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Such a special experience to walk in the steps of John and Paul growing up. John our driver was so helpful and funny then Colin and his wife gave us a glimpse of what life was like for both families. Wonderful commentary. A must for...More

Thank Debbie P
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing time on this trip on Sunday 9th September. The house tours were amazing - so interesting with very knowledgeable guides. However on the day the biggest shout out for us is for Joe the driver who made sure we got to...More

Thank Elaine H
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Lovely to see both homes. Quite different styles of commentary from both guides, but they were great. Good to see the homes and gardens, hear how John and Paul travelled about, and met up with their various friends. Spent over an hour in each home,...More

Thank BandDBirmingham
Reviewed 21 August 2018

I first did this tour back in April 2016 with my Dad and we were lucky enough to go back to the UK this August with my Aunt and knew we had to do this tour again. Going up to the childhood homes of Paul...More

Thank chrissylou82
Reviewed 21 August 2018

This is a must do but it has to be booked first. It is the ONLY way to go into the houses. We saw lots of groups of people only able to see the outside from the pavement. The childhood homes of Lennon and McCartney...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

This was the highlight of our 3 day Beatles trip to Liverpool. It is great to see where they wrote so many early songs and got to know each other in those early days. You get about an hour in each house. The guide in...More

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10 July 2018|
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Response from JEAN L | Reviewed this property |
If you stay at Jury's Hotel or nearby you are able to wait in reception and the mini bus driver comes into reception to collect you. Not on every visit to the houses though we went on the 10 past two and was licked up and... More
12 March 2018|
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Response from maloricsmam | Reviewed this property |
Hubby and I did the outside viewing 3 years ago and you have to remain outside the gates but you can have a photo taken outside. This year being hubby's 65th I booked the Beatles Childhood homes with National Trust and... More
14 April 2017|
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Response from Carol157 | Reviewed this property |
We are National trust members so the above answers apply I would say if going from Speke Hall the guidebooks are available from their shop so you could see whether you want them. Do the tour though it is fab you... More