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Explore Liverpool with Liverpool City Walks' interesting range of guided walks around the city.

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Walk this way… for a chance to see how Liverpool One transformed our city centre.

 

Starts: Victoria Monument, Derby Square – 2pm Tuesdays

 

In 2008 Liverpool One opened to great acclaim. On this walk we can see how, thanks to bold decisions by the council, planners and designers, the city centre was reconnected to the waterfront and the business district in ways that were innovative and yet respectful of the city’s great heritage.

INTRODUCTION TO LIVERPOOL
DISCOVER WATERFRONT WORLD HERITAGE
BEATLES WALK
SLAVES, SHOPS & SEAFARERS

Walk this way... to take in an abundance of culture and heritage at Albert Dock & the Pier Head, two distinct areas of our World Heritage City, with their iconic buildings and wonderful attractions.

 

Starts: Tourist Info, Albert Dock – 2pm daily

Enjoy a walk along the riverfront, hear some of the history of the Albert Dock and Pier Head, areas of the UNESCO World Heritage City, as well as sampling the cultural attractions that this riverside location offers, including the Museum of Liverpool, Tate Gallery and Maritime Museum. Find out more about iconic emblems of our city such as the historic Mersey Ferries and the mythical Liver Bird.

Walk this way…to see the highlights of Liverpool, one of the world’s most interesting cities; check out its culture, architecture, attractions and hear of its development over the past 800 years.

 

Starts: Tourist Info, Albert Dock – 11am daily

Taking in the stunning riverside of Liverpool, from Albert Dock with its many attractions and the Pier Head with its iconic buildings and famous Liver Birds, to the city’s two oldest buildings – the Town Hall and the Bluecoat, via the Cavern Quarter and Liverpool’s most vibrant new development Liverpool One, this walk highlights how centuries of development have transformed this famous maritime city.

Walk this way… in the footsteps of the Beatles with the tour that takes you up close to see fascinating places in the story of their rise to fame.

 

Starts: In front of the Adelphi Hotel - 2pm Saturdays

 

Stories and memories of the "four lads who shook the world"  are etched into the Liverpool landscape charting where their early gigs laid the foundations for a meteoric rise to fame. This 2hr tour takes you to birthplaces, homes and schools as well as clubs and pubs where they began the journey to becoming the biggest band in the world.

Walk this way… for a revealing walk discovering some of Liverpool’s many connections to the USA.

 

Starts: Tourist Info, Albert Dock, 11am 1st Friday of the month.

 

As you walk around Liverpool, stories will be told of emigrants, GI soldiers, Civil War spies, war ships, bankers, an assassin, literary figures, artists, architects and one of the most influential figures in the history of America who was born in poverty in this city!

AMERICAN LINKS WALK

Walk this way... to enjoy a walk along Hope Street with its two landmark cathedrals; between them you’ll find stunning architecture, fascinating culture, and a host of hidden histories.

 

Starts: Piazza in front of Catholic Cathedral, Mount Pleasant – 2pm Sundays

 

”If you want a cathedral we’ve got one to spare.”…Hope Street is flanked by not one but two striking cathedrals.  On the journey between the two you will encounter stunning architecture, a hub of culture, excellent eateries and a host of hidden histories.

PULPITS, PUBS AND PERFORMING ARTS

Walk this way… for a closer look at the incredible history of health and medical ‘firsts’ in Liverpool, ‘Life, death and new ideas in Victorian Liverpool!’

 

Starts:  Main Gates, Anglican Cathedral, 11am, 2nd & 4th Friday each month

 

A walk from St James’ Cemetery to the Medical Institute, to look at the life expectancy and living conditions in 19thc Liverpool and to consider the work of key figures such as Dr Duncan and Kitty Wilkinson. Tracing a medical path through history in the fascinating city of Liverpool.

MUCK & MEDICINE WALK

A self guided Liver Bird Trail for families; see how many of Liverpool’s famous iconic Liver Bird’s you can spot as you follow the trail around some of the city’s interesting areas and buildings.

 

Available from Tourist Info. Centre Albert Dock - £5 per booklet

LIVERBIRD FAMILY TRAIL

A self guided trail for families. Follow the trail, see what you can find around the historic Albert Dock and Waterfront and learn some interesting facts along the way.

 

Available from Tourist Info. Centre Albert Dock - £5 per booklet

ALBERT DOCK FAMILY TRAIL
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