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Mendips & 20 Forthlin Road (Beatles Childhood Homes)

Woolton & Allerton
Liverpool
Merseyside

Tel: 0151 427 7231

Fax: 0151 427 9860

Mendips & 20 Forthlin Road (Beatles Childhood Homes)

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£23.00 per ticket
Adult (NT Member)£9.50 per ticket
Child (aged 5 - 16)£7.25 per ticket
Child (NT Member)£7.25 per ticket

£23 is the price for a full tour of both Mendips and 20 Forthlin Road.

About

A combined escorted tour of Mendips and 20 Forthlin Road, the childhood homes of John Lennon and Paul McCartney, is your only opportunity to see where the Beatles met, composed and rehearsed many of their earliest songs. 

'Imagine' walking through the back door into the kitchen where John’s Aunt Mimi would have cooked him his tea, or standing in the spot where Lennon and McCartney composed ‘I Saw Her Standing There’.  Join our custodians on a fascinating trip down memory lane, and take a moment to reflect on these incredible individuals. 

Telephone infoline or visit their website for more information. Any photography or duplication of audio tour material is strictly prohibited.  You will be asked to deposit all handbags, cameras and recording equipment at the entrance to both houses.

Visits are by National Trust minibus only (charge including National Trust members).

Please note that during the month of November, there are three tours a day and all will collect from Jury's Inn, Liverpool.

Facilities

Other

  • Audio Tours
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups
  • Guided Tours Available for Individuals
  • Guides Available
  • Ramp/Level Access - The houses are not adapted for disabled access to the first floor rooms, but a photograph album is available.
  • Schools Accepted
  • Toilets
  • Visitor Centre

Map & Directions

TripAdvisor

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2016

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    160
  • Very Good
    15
  • Average
    2
  • Poor
    0
  • Terrible
    1

Recent Reviews:

  • Stephen M M
    London, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Couples
    Wonderful
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 10th April 2017
    As Beatles fans, this is not to be missed! This National Trust visit us the only way to go inside the childhood homes of John and Paul. They are very different, but both are restored in the manner of... Read full review
  • Sheila J
    Banbury
    Trip type:
    Couples
    Highlight of our Liverpool visit
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 29th March 2017
    What a wonderful tour! It started well as we waited to be collected by the minibus in the comfortable lounges at the Jury's Inn hotel. The 2 houses we visited were really interesting and our... Read full review
  • Carol157
    Manchester
    Trip type:
    Couples
    Getting Back to the 60s
    4 of 5 stars
    Monday, 27th March 2017
    This was a good afternoon trip but it could be made even better. The mini bus trip could be improved the driver though friendly enough did not even have any Beatles music on the short journey. We... Read full review

Opening Times

High Season (16 Mar 2017 - 30 Oct 2017)
Low Season (2 Nov 2017 - 27 Nov 2017)
Low Season (26 Feb 2018 - 13 Mar 2018)

* Open Wednesday - Sunday
Open Bank Holiday Mondays

November Tours depart from Jury's Inn, 3 times a day.
16 March - 30 October morning tours depart from Liverpool City Centre, afternoon tours depart from Speke Hall.

Gradings

  • VAQAS VB Attraction VAQAS
  • VisitEngland Quality Assured Tour VE QA Tours
VAQAS VB Attraction VAQAS VisitEngland Quality Assured Tour VE QA Tours

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