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Mendips - John Lennon Home

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Neighborhood: Woolton
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Address: 251 Menlove Avenue, Liverpool L25 7SA, England
Phone Number: +44 870 900 0256
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The home where John Lennon of the Beatles lived during his youth from 1945...

The home where John Lennon of the Beatles lived during his youth from 1945 to 1963.

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I didn't go inside because of the prohibitively expensive fee charged.How ever I have seen the out of this house also in1992 when the original owner lived there zand they have... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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London, England, United Kingdom
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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I didn't go inside because of the prohibitively expensive fee charged.How ever I have seen the out of this house also in1992 when the original owner lived there zand they have changed the garden a lot fom how it looked in1992.Now its looks like a small museum.When I originally saw this house it looked life a home. I realise when... More 

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North West England
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Well restored classic English semidetached house were John lived in comfort compared to most in the city. Easy walk to Strawberryfield gate and the famous church hall and graveyard in Church Rd Woolton.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We live quite close to this venue and pass it every day so I thought that we would take a few photos and upload them later

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A highlight of any Beatles fan to see where it all began.Just imagine mowing the lawn, tea in the garden, staring at the ceiling and yes dreaming! Combo tour of Paul McCartney house, and environs...it's fun , informative And everybody loves them! ! Immensely enjoyed and recommend.

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N. Wales
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked this for my husbands 70th birthday. Fantastic well worth the money. We were picked up at the Jury's Hotel by Joe, Lovely man so helpful showed us the sights on route also some stories. Arrived at Mendips to be greeted by Colin who gave us a very much detailed report about John and his Aunt wonderful some of the... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For £23.00 per adult, one can take The National Trust tour of John Lennon’s and Paul McCartney’s childhood homes, reputed to be one of Liverpool’s must-do attractions for any Beatles fan. For the cost, one gets transportation to and from and an interior look into each house with an informative guide, but no photos allowed. This Beatles fan attempted to... More 

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Skelmersdale, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is truly an inspirational place to visit and simply a must for every Beatles fan. The house retains all of the decor and period features you would expect to see and these assist the visitor to imagine a world where John Lennon spent his formative years.The patient and informative guide offers quirky little insights en-route around the house and... More 

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Kendal, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really interesting visit to the childhood home of John Lennon. The guide was really informative and it was great to look round the house especially John's bedroom and to see where the 'boys' practiced. The house is furnished as it would have been when John lived there. A must for Beatle fans.

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Montreal Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did not go inside the house just wanted to see where John Lennon grew up. There was a bus tour just ahead of us which made it busy

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must see if you are a Beatles fan. Lennon lived the life of luxury compared to the rest of us when he lived here. As you go upstairs, remember, he held onto this rail as well !

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