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Liverpool's Old Dock Tour

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Albert Dock, Liverpool L3 4AQ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Excellent tour around the Old Dock today. Our guides, Danny and Gary were so well informed and made the tour very interesting - plenty to see and able to take photos. More people need to hear about this - such an important part of Liverpool...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Hidden beneath the new John Lewis store is the origin of Liverpool's historic existence and prosperity. The world's first wet dock. Take a free tour of this hidden gem given by very knowledgable guides by booking at the Maritime Museum. There are specific times and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed my visit to this old wet dock. Our tour guides were most informative. The part that fascinated me most was the tunnel that was found connected to the dock which lead up to the old Liverpool castle which dated back to the 13th century.

1  Thank IAN B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Liverpool has always been a city I've enjoyed visiting but I didn't know a lot about it's early history until I joined the Old Dock Experience Tour led by two very knowledgeable guides, Danny & Gary. Starting from the Maritime Museum at the Albert Dock...More

Thank Tremse
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Underneath the hustle and bustle of the new shopping area of Liverpool lies a delightful surprise. It is the remains of the world's first wet dock and the very reason that Liverpool came into existence as a world maritime centre. Make a booking at the...More

Thank j0nesrm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This toour takes you right underneath the modern-day city to see a part of the original wet dock, existence of which set Liverpool on the path of being a profitable trading city. It is very strange to go down steps inside a shopping centre and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recently visited here with an away day group what a fantastic find I didn't know anything about it until I visited it. This is a must what a find going back into the history of the Liverpool Old Docks. Daniel who was our guide was...More

Thank lynbaz32
Reviewed 8 October 2018

We are Liverpudlians but moved twenty miles outside of the city many years ago. We decided we would visit all of the tourist attractions and the beautiful buildings and sights Liverpool has to offer again. Went on this tour today and what a tour. Dan...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Had an excellent tour. Very knowledgeable and informative. Light hearted and proud of his Liverpool heritage. Excellent experience. Thank you 😀

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Reviewed 21 September 2018

Free tour of the old Liverpool City dock built in 1707. Starts in the Maritime Museum, and does not run every day. Fascinating story of how Liverpool built the world's first closing wet dock so ships could be loaded quickly and was foundation of the...More

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gizmoshadow
22 July 2018|
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Response from Deborah037 | Reviewed this property |
No don’t think so although there weren’t any stairs but room is small when you get in there. Perhaps phone first and check?
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karencottage1
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Response from sister610 | Reviewed this property |
I think there are toilets, just before you enter the growing area. Not sure about disabled access
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