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A Magical History Tour

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Address: Santa Monica, Santa Monica, CA 90406
Phone Number: 310-582-1120
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The only Beatles tour of Los Angeles. We visit 25+ places that are Beatles...

The only Beatles tour of Los Angeles. We visit 25+ places that are Beatles connected - Where they lived, hung out, recorded, played etc. The hostess is not only from Liverpool, but also a Beatles news reporter.

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So cool! I felt like an insider!

I went on this tour as part of a birthday celebration for a friend. It was so cool! Gillian's knowledge of Beatles history (as well as other celebrity and music history and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2016
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Pasadena, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

This will be my second Magical Trip ! I went on this tour a few months back with a group of people & had to go again. I brought some friends, who are here from out-of-town, They love the Beatles & wanted to go to the Grammy museum to see the Beatles exhibit & somehow see Los Angeles at the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

I went on this tour as part of a birthday celebration for a friend. It was so cool! Gillian's knowledge of Beatles history (as well as other celebrity and music history and locations) made me feel like an insider with special access and information. In fact I felt like I was with a really cool friend who was showing me... More 

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Asheville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

What a blast! We had a great time on the tour hearing about the Beatles from Gillian! If you're interested in the Fab Four, music history, or just wanting a wonderful day out, put this tour on your "must do" list! Thanks Gill and all the best! -Kevin & Mona

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

I am a huge Beatles fan and I found out things I didn't know. Thanks Jillian for a wonderful magical history tour.

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Mandeville, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

First of all Gillian Lomax is one of the most fun people to spend the day with and How she has so much knowledge of the Beatles blows me away.. I thought I knew a thing or two but come to find out I really didn't. This tour was one of the very best things we did on our vacation... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016 via mobile

Gillean really knows her stuff ! If you want a knowledgable, honest, lovely, down to earth tour guide pick Gillean. We had a great tour, Gillean makes the tour fun and interesting. She really cares about everyone on the tour and makes you feel special - other tour guides don't have that personal touch she has! Highly recommended ! A... More 

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Gilly041, Manager at A Magical History Tour, responded to this review

Thanks so much Tiffany. We thoroughly enjoyed having you aboard! More 

West Hartford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

WOW, what an experience.Like OMG does Gillian know her stuff .You have to take this tour . You will learn everything there is to know about the Beatles.Would highly recommend this tour to all my friends and family . Thanks again for a wonderful day

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Thanks Chickhazzard. I'm had hoped I'd passed the audition! the tea and biccies were spiffing. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

I thought I was a "Beatles Expert"...I DO know the music, but as far as the places they lived, worked and played in and around Los Angeles, I knew NOTHING! That was until I "took the tour" with Gillian Lomax! It certainly was worth the wait! And it IS Magical!

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Gilly041, Manager at A Magical History Tour, responded to this review

Thank you Pat. It was a delight having you aboard and a good time was had by all. More 

Vallejo, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015

We chose to do this tour for my mother's 60th birthday! Short of flying to London and posing for selfies at Abbey Road, there isn't a better Beatles thing to experience! Gillian was a delight to work with and even showed up with a selection of birthday goodies for the birthday girl! So sweet and unexpected. The tour itself was... More 

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Clearwater, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

I love everything Beatles!! So when I was vacationing in southern Cal. I found this tour and was very excited. The Beatles spent a lot more time in southern Cal. than you would think. Gillian's tour did not disappoint!! She is extremely knowledgeable about all things Beatles. She is also very flexible and accommodating, trying to make sure her clients... More 

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