Liverpool is a city overflowing with art and culture and street art is becoming a huge part of our city’s landscape. In all corners of the city artworks large and small are popping up on the sides of buildings using all sorts of themes for inspiration. 

From The Beatles, Liverpool’s famous Liver Birds, football and avocados, there are so many murals round the city that you could spend the day trying to find them. Some of them are also pretty famous too and have even had Royal visits!

See which ones you can find and get those photos for the collection!


PAUL CURTIS - LIVER BIRD WINGS

Find Paul Curtis’ ode to Liverpool on Jamaica Street in the Baltic Triangle to grab one of the most iconic photos of yourself in the city. Titled ‘For All the Liver Birds’, it’s now a must see spot when you’re visiting Liverpool. This piece of artwork has received loads of press attention and has even been visited by The Duchess of Cornwall.


PAUL CURTIS - ABBEY ROAD CROSSING

The Beatles Story commissioned Paul Curtis to create this mural to celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Beatles' album, Abbey Road being released. The Abbey Road crossing mural is on the side of Cains Brewery in the Baltic Triangle and makes for a great group shot recreating the famous scene.


AKSE - JÜRGEN KLOPP

If you’re an LFC fan then you’ll like this one. Manchester based artist, Akse has painted a huge portrait of the red’s manager Jürgen Klopp on Jordan Street in the Baltic Triangle. Adorned with the slogan ‘This Is Liverpool This Means More’ it always goes down well with the reds!


PAUL CURTIS - EVOLUTION OF MAN

Liverpool Life Sciences and Observatory commissioned this piece by Paul Curtis to represent the growth in their students. The primates are evolving as they head towards the college door with the students leading at the front. It also makes for a great photo opportunity! 

Modern day man

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CALUM MEDFORTH - ERNIE THE GIANT 

Calum Medforth's Ernie the Giant is waiting to take a picture of you at Ten Streets Market, a unique market with everything from food, drink, vintage and music under one roof. The roles are reversed in this piece of street art!


TRENT-ALEXANDER ARNOLD - @akse_p19

The Liverpool defender has had himself immortalized in paint in Anfield by street artist Akse. Dedicated to Fans Supporting Food Banks, a local initiative founded in 2015 and commissioned by the Anfield Wrap this giant mural is all for a good cause and makes a great photo for the fans.  


PAUL CURTIS - BALTIC MARKET BEATLES 

Independent Liverpool commissioned Paul Curtis to paint this huge Beatles mural in The Baltic Market to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band album in 2017. Curtis has even painted it the the cartoon style of the Yellow submarine for that added Beatles touch. 


AKSE - STEPHEN HAWKING 

As part of Liverpool’s Contrast Mural Festival Akse painted a tribute to Stephen Hawking on Parliament Street in the Baltic Triangle. The inspirational mural has the quote from Hawking: “However difficult life may seem there is always something you can do and succeed at” - a good one for Instagram.


GUY MCKINLEY - ODE TO MO

Another one for the LFC fans, Guy McKinley’s Ode to Mohamed Salah is on Basnett Street and features a poem by Musa Okwonga alongside McKinley’s illustration of Salah. 


INKIE GRAFFITI - LIVER BIRD MURAL

As part of 2018’s Contrast Mural Fest, London based graffiti artist Inkie Graffiti has painted their version of a Liver Bird on a wall on the ever popular Duke Street.  


DAVE BONZAI - ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE

English graffiti artist Dave Bonzai has added a fitting piece of artwork to The Baltic Triangle as part of 2018 Contrast Mural Fest. Bonzai has painted lyrics to the popular Beatles song, “All You Need is Love” onto the side of The Studio. You might need to take a few minutes to work this one out though. 


ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE 

Sometimes the simple ones are the best ones and this little piece of pink text declaring “all you need is love” on the the side of 60 Hope Street is a little hidden gem of Liverpool street art.


NEIL KEATING - LOVERS

Liverpool based designer Neil Keating has put one of his recognisable designs on the pink wall in the courtyard on Bold Street. As one of the liveliest parts of town people always stop to see this piece of artwork on their stoll down the street. Keating also has loads more pieces dotted around the city for you to find. 


AVOCADO IS BAE

Are you a fan of avocados? Head down to Bold Street to the big pink wall and get a photo of yourself with the giant avocado mural to let everyone know your allegiance to everyone’s favourite food. 


SILENT BILL - STOLEN BANKSY

Silent Bill’s Banksy inspired piece on Jamaica Street makes a dig at the number of original Banksy pieces that were removed from the city and sold to private collectors. However, many believe the street art could have been created by the mysterious artist himself. 


NOMAD CLAN - TEMPEST BUILDING

The Tempest Building on Tithebarn Street is adorned with a mural created by an all-female crew, Nomad Clan. The painting symbolises the struggles and growth of start up business in the city and adds a pop of colour to the building.


THE BALTIC TRIANGLE - BANANA PHONE

This one is pretty self explanatory... 

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CHEBA - BLUE MOON

Head down to Gildart Street to see Cheba’s giant blue moon. The stunning piece of street art was produced as part of Contrast Mural Festival and will be a great addition to your Liverpool street art photo collection. 


THE BALTIC TRIANGLE - BEATLES MURAL

The Beatles are in our ears and in our eyes down at The Baltic Triangle where this tribute to the Fab Four has turned up. A pefect one for your Beatles themed trip to the city. 

Top lads ❤️ #TheBeatles

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NETFLIX MURALS

Netflix recently painted over one of the city's top street art spots with a giant advertising campaign much to the dislike of local artists. so in return the wall has been covered back up with lots of new art by local artists. The wall is constantly changing so everytime you walk passed there will be something different for you to see! 


If you fancy just taking a wander round the city to see what you can spot we’d definitely recommend heading down to the Baltic Triangle and the Ropewalks area of the city - things are always popping up around these places.

How many of these pieces of street art have you found? There are also loads more hiding round the city so let us know if you have come across any new ones over on our twitter @VisitLiverpool


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This blog post has been written by Sophie Shields, Digitial Marketing Assistant for Marketing Liverpool.

Sophie is from Liverpool, loves all things music, particularly the local music scene and Liverpool FC. 

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