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20 Forthlin Road - McCartney Home

20 Forthlin Road | Allerton, Liverpool L18 9TN, England
+44 870 900 0256
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Visited this on the beatles tou, our guide was the best, she was from london but amazing... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Trish Jenkins M
Part two of the National Trust tour

As amazing as Johns home and like Johns, has been renovated and taken back to the 1960’s. The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Liz C
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Childhood home of Paul McCartney of Beatles fame is maintained by The National Trust and has been restored to its 1950s appearance for public viewing and tours.
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20 Forthlin Road | Allerton, Liverpool L18 9TN, England
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+44 870 900 0256
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited this on the beatles tou, our guide was the best, she was from london but amazing information a must see.

Thank Trish Jenkins M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As amazing as Johns home and like Johns, has been renovated and taken back to the 1960’s. The custodian is the wife of the gentleman at the Lennon home and they certainly know their stuff. Mike McCartney has shared loads of family photos and it’s...More

Thank Liz C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited Paul McCartneys birthplace as part of Magical Mystery Tour although we could not go inside you can book via the national trust to go inside but still worth a visit.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Going inside Pauls childhood home is wonderful. The guide was so knowledgeable with stories of his childhood here and the days of the Beatles rehearsing in the back room where Pauls dad would put egg boxes on the wall to soundproof it . It is...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2018

Prebooked this tour with NT as only 15 places with John Lennon house. The guide is informative and tells you how the McCartney family lived. The house is cosy and it shows many photos of Paul taken by his brother Mike. The house is well...More

Thank Shazmp
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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Second time of visiting the childhood home of Paul , went a few years ago and was so impressed with the house and the male tour guide, I booked so my adult Beatles crazy son could experience the house. I was so disappointed , I...More

Thank April B
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

Faithfully reproducing Paul's childhood home with period furnishings and fittings accompanied by some excellent photographs of family life and musical talents all explained by an excellent guide. Tickets obtainable from The National Trust.

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Reviewed 1 April 2018

Visited Paul McCartney's home on a open top bus tour and stopped at the location. Fantastic. The tour bus staff were really friendly, helpful and knowledgable.

Thank walkinginmemphis2007
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

Visited as part of the NT tour which takes in John Lennon's home as well. A must for every fan. Very informative and interesting. Great feeling knowing that you were in a place where world changing history had taken place. My only criticism is that...More

Thank Pete B
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

The house is decorated as closely as possible to how it would have been in about 1958. The guide tells the story of Paul and his family who moved there when he was 13, how his mother died and how he developed his music and...More

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TheJacquesTravels
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Response from JeffB64CPR | Reviewed this property |
I think the points about the toilets are most relevant; the content of the tour is fine, nothing controversial or likely to cause any offence. I'd think three is a little too young, but you know your own better than anyone... More
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sueelliott9
22 January 2017|
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Response from Michelle G | Reviewed this property |
If you want to see inside the houses Paul and John grew up in, the only way is to book a National Trust tour, but it is well worth it. Pick up from a central location and over an hour inside each house. Cannot recommend... More
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