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Museum-hopping and a spot of afternoon tea, or vintage shopping followed by a bar crawl around some of Liverpool’s most iconic drinking spots? One day, friends, one day. Hopefully soon! And we can certainly plan, right? How about walking in the Fab Four’s footsteps, or cheering your heart out at a high-stakes football match? Whether you’re on the hunt for culture, sport, breathtaking architecture, or just somewhere to fill up on top-notch grub after a long day’s sightseeing, Liverpool really does have it all.
It may be best known as the home of the Beatles, but this port city has maintained its reputation as one of the UK’s most creative thanks to its proliferation of art galleries, listed buildings and national museums – in fact, it has the second-highest number of these, after only London. But with so much choice and so many areas to explore, it can tricky to know where to start. Thankfully, in compiling this list of the best things to do in Liverpool, we’ve done most of the hard work for you. So, whether you’re planning your next visit or just enjoying some vicarious travel while you’re stuck inside, these top attractions are very decent indeed.
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