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Two people stood looking at records in the record store. Jun 28

Record stores in Liverpool

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There's something undeniably nostalgic and intimate about flipping through vinyl records in a…

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The VisitLiverpool blog is written by in-house Liverpool experts who spend almost every day in the city. Whether they're out looking for the hottest new opening or just enjoying some downtime in the city, their knowledge of Liverpool is second to none. 

Sophie Shields

Sophie is the Communications and Social Media Manager and looks after the social media for VisitLiverpool alongside shouting to the world's press and media about all things Liverpool.

Five reasons to visit Liverpool for the music scene

Looking for somewhere to discover new music? Now is the time for you to embark on a melodious journey through Liverpool, where every chord and chorus tells the story of a city that beats to the sound of music legend and innovation. If you need more convincing, here’s five reasons why you should…

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River of Light family day out

Make a day out of visiting Liverpool for River of Light with the family and fill your day with exciting activities everyone will enjoy. From famous ferries to activity centres, football stadium tours and museums explore our wonderful city in the day before taking in the beautiful sights of River…

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River of Light for culture lovers

River of Light is back in Liverpool with another year of amazing installations to explore across the waterfront. River of Light takes place from 27 October - 5 November with 12 brand new installations across Liverpool's waterfront. Make a day out of your trip to see all the artworks and plan the…

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River of Light at the Royal Albert Dock

River of Light returns to Liverpool from 27 October to 5 November with 12 brand new installations to explore! This year, Royal Albert Dock is home to two installations meaning you can take in all the amazing things to do at the dock whilst exploring the artworks. From museums and galleries to…

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Halloween Events in Liverpool

Spooky season is nearly upon us and there are lots of ways to celebrate Halloween in Liverpool. From ghost tours to haunted scare attractions, rave nights, family friendly days out and even a Halloween Pantomime - we’ve rounded up some spine-tingling events not to miss. Shiverpool Ghost Tours…

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Oktoberfest in Liverpool

Looking for somewhere in Liverpool to get into the Oktoberfest spirit? We’ve picked out some venues in the city to visit to enjoy the celebrations. From special Oktoberfest menus to full on parties, however you want to celebrate, there’s something for you. Baltic Market From 27 September until…

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Things to do in downtime in Liverpool

Liverpool is a city known for its rich history, vibrant culture, and warm hospitality and the perfect place to host a conference or event. If you’re attending an event in Liverpool and looking for things to do in downtime, we've got some ideas for you. From iconic landmarks to hidden gems…

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Beatles attractions to visit in Liverpool

A trip to Liverpool is not complete without exploring all things Beatles. Whether you’re a huge Fab Four fan, just know a handful of songs or know nothing about them at all, you’re in the perfect place to start your Beatles journey. From immersive experiences, museums full of memorabilia, tours of…

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Where To Find The Best Burgers In Liverpool

Looking for some of the best burgers in Liverpool? You can't go wrong with these suggestions! Liverpool has so many places to head to for a burger of your favourite choosing we thought we would help you decide by picking some of the best places in the city to enjoy one. In the mood for some beef…

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Where to find the Soloveiko Songbirds

From 1-14 May follow the Soloveiko Songbird trail to discover the songs and stories of Ukraine as part of EuroFestival. The Soloveiko Songbird - nightingale in English - is the national bird of Ukraine and a symbol of song and happiness. 12 Soloveiko from different Ukrainian regions have travelled…

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