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The Cavern Club

Famous for the Beatles having played their early years at the club, the Cavern Club originally opened as a jazz club and remains a music venue today.

Nearby Attractions

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Cunard Building
The third of the 'Three Graces' in the port, the structure still has remnants of the original port wall, which are visible on the eastern portion of the building.
Liverpool Town Hall
The Town Hall has been operational for over 250 years, and its interior is considered one of the most stunning complete works of Georgian decor.
Radio City Tower
Also known as St John's Beacon, the radio tower has an observation deck 558 steps up in the air. We suggest taking the lift.
Matthew Street
Though it was originally a market street, it is now synonoymous with the Cavern Club and the Beatles.
Eleanor Rigby Statue
In 1982, the statue was dedicated in Liverpool to 'All the lonely people.'
Cilla Black
One of Liverpool's locals - a coat girl at the Cavern Club - who went on to have a successful music career.

Related Tours

Private Walking Tour of Liverpool
Discover the hometown of the Fab Four, and a city of industrial innovation that is rich in arts, music, culture and architecture and blessed with resplendent historic landmarks. On your private walking tour of Liverpool, you will: 

  • Discover the birthplace of the Merseybeat sound and Beatlemania in a city that has music at its heart
  • Understand Liverpool’s role in the arts, music, culture, and architecture, as well as place in the history of industrial innovation
  • Admire the dazzling architectural splendour of some of Europe’s most grand Listed heritage buildings, such as the city’s ‘Three Graces’ 
  • See how Liverpool’s maritime past, and strategic river-meets- the-sea influenced its unique culture
  • Marvel at notable landmarks, part of the city’s UNESCO World Heritage Site, including the Pier Head and St George's Quarter. 
As the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is synonymous with the world’s most musically influential band and the Beatlemania phenomena. On this fascinating private walking tour of Liverpool, we will discover an extraordinary city that not only produced the Fab Four but also pioneered the arts, culture, architecture and industrial innovation. Our first stop is the Royal Albert Dock area, built in 1846 as the world’s first non-combustible warehouse system. Today, this fine collection of Grade I listed buildings forms the heart of Liverpool's UNESCO designated World Heritage Site together with the Pier Head, St George’s Quarter and more. Backdropped by the waterfront, it is also the site of Liverpool’s most-popular selfie spot, an iconic life size statue of John, Paul, Ringo and George.

After marvelling at the intricate decorative splendour at the Royal Liver Building, Cunard Building and Port of Liverpool Building - “the Three Graces” - our next stop is Liverpool’s flamboyant Town Hall, an 18th century marvel adorned with goddesses and pineapples. After Wellington Column, a statue erected in the Duke of Wellington’s honour, formed of melted-down canons from the Battle of Waterloo will be wowed by the dazzling neoclassical design of St George’s Hall before our final stop at The Bluecoat - Liverpool’s hub of creative talent. Your tour ends with a drink at a local pub, where you can ask your guide for the best local recommendations for the rest of your time in the city. 
Private Walking Tour of the Beatles' Liverpool
Follow in the footsteps of John, Paul, George and Ringo from schoolboy haunts and favourite pubs to world-wide Beatlemania. On your private walking tour:

  • Discover the city that brought the world the Beatles from the band’s early beginnings to fan-crazed global fame.
  • Visit clubs where the Beatles auditions, John Lennon’s favourite pub, the site of  Brian Epstein’s shop, and the street where John and Stu Sutcliffe lived.
  • Stop in for a pint or a house wine at one of the many watering holes of the group. 
  • Learn about the beating heart of Liverpool’s iconic music scene and the venues where the Beatles honed their craft, including The Cavern Club - home to seven decades of live gigs.
  • Hear how the Beatles’ famous Scouse humour influenced the lyrics of their songs, for example the way the Fab Four dropped ingredients into songs, such as cornflakes, truffles, honey, turkey, marshmallows, strawberries, eggs, peppers and pies!
  • Enjoy the ultimate selfie shot with the iconic life-size Beatles’ statue on Liverpool's Waterfront, erected to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the band's last home gig. 
As the birthplace of the mop-haired Fab Four, Liverpool is a fascinating pilgrimage site for Beatles’ fans and our private walking tour starts on the Albert Dock at award-winning museum, The Beatles’ Story.  See a replica of the legendary Cavern Club together with original instruments, stage costumes, artworks and other memorabilia. Numerous Beatles’ statues provide perfect Insta opportunities, from Eleanor Rigby to the sculptor Andrew Edwards’ stunning new bronze. A stroll to other Beatles’ sites takes us to Whitechapel where Brian Epstein’s shop was located, Leigh Street, where John and Cynthia Lennon held their wedding reception and Slater Street where John and art-school pal Stuart Sutcliffe loved to hang out. 

In Seel Street, see the Blue Angel where The Beatles enjoyed after-hours jam sessions before a stroll to the Anglican Cathedral, where Paul McCartney auditioned as choirboy.  Next Gambier Terrace, where John and Stu once shared a flat and then legendary pub Ye Cracke in Rice, John’s favourite watering hole before a final stop at the Philharmonic Dining Rooms, a frequent late night haunt of the lads.
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