Merseyside

Properties and events in Merseyside

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‘From The Grass Roots’.

British Lawnmower Museum, 106-112 Shakespeare St, Southport, Merseyside, PR8 5AJ
In person
Pre-booking required

A unique cutting edge one hour guided tour around the British Lawnmower Museum, by Curator, Author & ex Racing Champion Brian Radam. From the grass roots of the first Lawnmower to untold fascinating stories of WWI & WWII to the first robot mower

“Get Back” to The Fab 4 Beatles walking tour of Southport

Mermaid Fountain, outside Sainsbury’s, Lord street, 592 Liverpool Road, Southport, Merseyside, PR8 3BQ
In person
Pre-booking required

Follow the footsteps of The Beatles during 1962 and 1963 when they appeared in Southport town centre at 6 venues, performing almost thirty times before conquering the global music and modern culture scene.

A Memorable Moment at The Municipal Hotel

The Municipal Hotel & Spa, Dale Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, L2 2DH
In person
Pre-booking required

To celebrate Heritage Week, The Municipal Hotel & Spa will host Heritage Tours, offering a unique glimpse into the Municipal Building's rich history as the former home of the Liverpool City Council.

All Saints Childwall

102 Childwall Abbey Road, Childwall, Liverpool, Merseyside, L16 0JW
In person
Pre-booking not required

The earliest recorded Christian presence in Childwall is l086. All Saints is the oldest Parish Church in Liverpool and is a Grade One listed building. Although the oldest part of the building is 14th century, Saxon stones can be found in the Church.

Brimstage Heritage Orchard Apple, Pear & Plum Day

The Orchard, Brimstage Hall, Brimstage Road, Wirral, Merseyside, CH63 6JA
In person
Pre-booking not required

A delightful orchard of olden-days fruits to visit see, pick and taste next to one of the oldest buildings in Wirral. It is open to visitors just a few days each year, but welcomes helpers and supporters for special events, workdays and courses.

Church of Our Lady of Reconciliation de la Salette

3 Eldon Place, Liverpool, Merseyside, L3 6HE
In person
Pre-booking not required

" A complete revolution in church building "- The Tablet , 1860. See it for yourself.

Church of St. Vincent de Paul , Liverpool L1 5EE

13 Hardy Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1 5JN
In person
Pre-booking not required

Although this inner city dockland church is almost as the architect Edward Welby Pugin left it in 1857 , it is in no sense a museum !The dynamic commitment of its team of clergy and volunteers have developed its diverse local focus.

Church Open Days

St Michael-in-the-Hamlet Church, St Michael's Church Road, Liverpool, Merseyside, L17 &BD
In person
Pre-booking not required

Come to visit our Grade One listed 'Cast Iron' Church with its spectacular east window. One of only two churches in England supported by its cast iron frame, not the walls..

Classic Liverpool Bus Running Day

Street of Liverpool, Liverpool, Merseyside, L2 1AB
In person
Pre-booking not required

To celebrate this year's Heritage Open days Theme of Routes, the Merseyside Transport Trust will be running Classic Buses from our collection giving people the opportunity to travel on buses from Yesteryear on a variety of routes in Liverpool.

Connecting Liverpool Institutions and Enslavement

The Bluecoat, School Lane, School Lane, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1 3BX
In person
Pre-booking required

Michelle Girvan and Lucy Moynihan will explore connections between enslavers, merchants and others involved in The Bluecoat and The Athenaeum.

Croxteth Hall

Croxteth Hall & Country Park, Croxteth Park, Liverpool, Merseyside, L12 0HB
In person
Pre-booking not required

Croxteth Hall & Country Park is a unique historical estate surrounding a magnificent stately home and Victorian Walled Garden bursting with history and heritage.

CWGC Tours 2024 - Liverpool (Anfield) Cemetery

Anfield Cemetery, 238 Priory Road, Anfield, Liverpool, Merseyside, L4 2SL
In person
Pre-booking required

Join us for a Commonwealth War Graves tour of Liverpool (Anfield) Cemetery

Discover the Hartley Hut

Hartley Hut - Museum of Liverpool, Mann Island, Liverpool, Merseyside, L3 1DG
In person
Pre-booking not required

Join us for a rare opportunity to see the Hartley Hut. Located on Liverpool’s iconic waterfront, join our own dock gatemen as he shares stories about the hut and explore finds from recent dockside excavations with the archaeology team.

Friends of St Helens Cemetery - Heritage Walking Tour

St. Helens Crematorium, Rainford Road, Windle, St. Helens, Merseyside, WA10 6DF
In person
Pre-booking required

Join us for a captivating Heritage Walking Tour at St Helens Crematorium, Rainford Road.

Friends of Williamson’s Tunnels - Williamson’s Tunnels

Joseph Williamson's House Site (House Façade with Blue Plaque), Opposite No 39 Mason Street, Edge Hill, Liverpool, Merseyside, L7 3EW
In person
Pre-booking required

Deep below Liverpool's streets are the historic Subterranean tunnels & chambers, built by Georgian philanthropist and merchant Joseph Williamson; come for a guided tour, find out about the unique history of this corner of Edge Hill, Liverpool.

Heritage Family Weekend

The Bluecoat, School Lane, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1 3BX
In person
Pre-booking not required

Join us as for a weekend of creative activities inspired by our history as the oldest arts centre in the UK.

Heritage Open Day at The Reader

The Mansion House, Calderstones Park, Liverpool, Merseyside, L18 3JB
In person
Pre-booking preferred

This Heritage Open Day, we’re celebrating our Mansion House home with a day of live music, performances from local community groups, crafts and good food.

Heritage Open Day: Open Studios

The Bluecoat, School Lane, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1 3BX
In person
Pre-booking not required

Meet some of the Bluecoat’s creative community and find out about their practices as part of Heritage Open Days Festival.

Heritage Tours with Bryan Biggs

The Bluecoat, School Lane, School Lane, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1 3BX
In person
Pre-booking preferred

Join Bryan Biggs, our Director of Cultural Legacies, for a tour of our Grade I listed building.

Hesketh Park Conservatory

Hesketh Park, Park Crescent, Southport, Merseyside, PR9 9NW
In person
Pre-booking not required

Visit this beautiful conservatory at the heart of the Grade II listed Hesketh Park and find out about their history and plans.