Liverpool is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Liverpool one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Liverpool is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Liverpool or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Liverpool. Explore the historical monuments of Liverpool with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Liverpool guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Liverpool page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Liverpool landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Liverpool.
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St James Mt, Liverpool L1 7AZ, United Kingdom
08:00 am - 06:00 pm
Opened in 1978, the Liverpool Cathedral is known for its fabulous architecture and the sheer grandeur of the place! The serene walk inside, the climb up the tower and the grand view that goes with it all make up for a pleasant time in Liverpool.
The view from the tower.
A perfect way to spend an hour or so while in Liverpool.
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Woodside Ferry Terminal, Birkenhead, Merseyside CH41 6DU
09:00 am - 04:30 pm
Built for World War II in 1942, the U-Boat is one of the 4 German World War II submarines that are well preserved around the world! The U-Boat was used mainly for training and never sank any other ships or boats even though a Royal Air Force Bomber was responsible for sinking this U Boat in 1945.
Today the Submarine U534 is displayed at Woodside, M...
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Cathedral House, Mount Pleasant, Liverpool L3 5TQ, United Kingdom
07:30 am - 06:00 pm
One of the most unique architectural Cathedrals in the country, the Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral was built in 1962 even though plans to construct the church were made in in 1852, 1933 and 1952!
Designed by Sir Frederick Gibberd, it took 5 years for the Cathedral’s construction and since many faults were found in its construction for which...
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251 Menlove Avenue, Liverpool, Merseyside L25 7SA, United Kingdom
12:01 am - 12:00 am
John Lennon is still remembered in the city of Liverpool and the fans of The Beatles never get enough of any of the music legends. This 1930’s property is perhaps the most intimate a fan can get with John Lennon.
The ‘Imagine’ singer stayed here form the age of 5 till he was 22 years old with his Aunt and Uncle. The home now is op...
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Pier Head, Liverpool L3 1BY, United Kingdom
Built between 1904 and 1907, the Port of Liverpool Building is one of the ‘Three Grace’ at pier head. The building is known for its intricate architecture on the exterior as well as the interior. Originally built as a Dock Office, the role of the building has since changed to residential premises as well as accommodating offices in Live...
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St George's Pl, Liverpool, Merseyside L1 1JJ, United Kingdom
10:00 am - 04:00 pm
St George’s Hall was constructed in 1840 and still stands tall amidst the modern Liverpool as one of the most elegantly built structures.
The beautiful granite column, the life-like sculptures, the royal seating area, the tunnel vaulted ceiling all make this place a rather romantic one!
The grand hall with the signature b...
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The Walk, Liverpool, Merseyside L24 1XD, United Kingdom
12:30 pm - 05:00 pm
Located close to the banks of river Mersey, The Speke Hall is perhaps one of the most interesting Tudor manor houses in the city! The house has stood strong through 400 years of history, being originally built by the Norris family to impress individuals far and wide with their beautiful home.
Well maintained garden
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Hope St, Liverpool, Merseyside L1 9BP, United Kingdom
09:30 am - 05:00 pm
Opened in 1849, the Philharmonic Hall is one of the finest venues to catch a performance or movie at. Set in history, the architecture is known for its brilliant acoustics which gives every single person in the audience an unique experience.
Catch a show here live to really understand the sheer popularity and importance of the hall. A must for perf...
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Lime St, Liverpool, Merseyside L1 1JE, United Kingdom
11:00 am - 06:00 pm
The Liverpool Empire Theatre is the performance center of the city. Opened in 1925, the building itself is known for its classical architecture and offers platforms to the some of the most talented theater individuals in and around the city.
Catch a show here of the trending performance or simply take a walk around the theatre to unfold yet another of Liverpool’s creative history!
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3rd Floor of Merseyside Maritime Museum, Albert Dock, Liverpool L3 4AX, United Kingdom
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Learn about the historical and contemporary legacy and struggle of slaves all over the world. Learn about how humanity suffered when West and West Central Africans were sailed trans-Atlantic to become slaves for the Europeans. Their struggles, beliefs, reform- everything is explained in this museum through displays, pictures and articles which trul...
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Crosby Beach, Merseyside, UK
Crosby Beach is one of the beaches around the world which is visited for something more than just the ‘Sun and Sand’ experience. Known for its ‘Another Place’ art by Antony Gormley, the beach has 100 cast-iron, life-like statues which embrace a stretch of around 3 kilometers of the beach.
The idea of the art work is to depic...
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Liverpool Waterfront, Liverpool L3 1HU, United Kingdom
Opened in 1911 to accommodate the Royal Liver Assurance group which provided help to people who lost an earning relative, the building itself is a famous attraction in Liverpool. One of the few buildings built during the time reinforced concrete was used for construction, this was the tallest building in Europe till 1932.
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Croxteth Hall Ln, Liverpool, Merseyside L12 0HB,United Kingdom
10:30 am - 05:00 pm
Built in the 1500s, the present Croxteth House is perhaps only a fraction of what was an original estate of the Molyneux family- the Earls of Sefton. Inhabited by the last of the heirs till 1972, the place now remains open for public and is a famous attraction in Liverpool. The elegant architecture, the fabulous gardens and just the general feel of...
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59 Rodney St, Liverpool L19, United Kingdom
11:00 am - 03:30 pm
The home and studio of E. Chambre Hardman- the famous photographer, 59 Rodney Street is one of the most famous National Trust attractions other than John Lennon’s and Paul McCartney’s House.
See the dark room where the photographer developed his photos or simply see how he lived his life surrounded by images. The place exudes his e...
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Synagogue Chambers, Princes Ave, Liverpool L8 1TG, United Kingdom
09:30 am - 03:30 pm
The Princess Road Synagogue adds to the city’s multi-ethnic culture which truly makes Liverpool a culmination point of diverse cultures. They say you haven’t seen Israel if you haven’t seen the interiors of the Princess Road Synagogue in Liverpool!
Founded in 1860, the Liverpool Old Hebrew Congregation is accommodated in the Synag...