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Slavery History Trail

Albert Dock | Albert Dock, Liverpool L3 4AQ, England
+44 151 709 7682
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This tour is a must!

My Sister visited Liverpool last year and mentioned her tour with Mr Eric Scott Lynch an honorary... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2017
Jane S
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Really important part of Liverpool history

Great tour. Gives informative, accurate & important information about Liverpool's part in slavery... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2017
LiverpoolLass1412
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Albert Dock | Albert Dock, Liverpool L3 4AQ, England
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Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

My Sister visited Liverpool last year and mentioned her tour with Mr Eric Scott Lynch an honorary Ghanaian. So I was determined to go. Events prevented us from visiting during the summer but 6 of us travelled up from London and managed to take a...More

2  Thank Jane S
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

Great tour. Gives informative, accurate & important information about Liverpool's part in slavery. Really interesting & worth doing if you're visiting Liverpool.

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Reviewed 28 October 2017

Eric is one of the most informed and lovely people you will meet in Liverpool. He is a fountain of knowledge, which makes for a fascinating city walk. This is a must for any visitor to Liverpool and will definately be booking him again if...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2017

I went to Liverpool for a couple of days and was told by my friends to visit the Slavery museum as how good it was. I was disappointed with it as there was not much artifacts just plenty of text and models. The staff were...More

1  Thank MillerMad
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Reviewed 24 March 2017

Very good experience, the writings on the wall are very inspirational, when entering the museum, a staff member mad a comment, sure it was a bit racist, but, that did-not put me off what the musem had to offer. Free entry so the abuse i...More

Thank JustJazz F
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Reviewed 26 January 2017

I've taken this tour twice with my students--in 2012 and 2014. I just booked again for the next group. Eric shows visitors how the history of empire and slavery are written on Liverpool's buildings and institutions. Each time my students raved about how it taught...More

4  Thank ncprof
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Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Eric provided an illuminating insight into the Liverpool slave trade and pointed out architecture directly portraying Liverpool slavery history. Took 2.5 hrs but fascinating !

Thank Neil A
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Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

My solo visit to Liverpool was enhanced by a historical tour of the slave trade of Liverpool lead by the knowledgeable Mr Eric Scott Lynch, Liverpool Historian. If you no nothing of the slave trade of Liverpool you will by the end of the two...More

4  Thank Cakesbywordofmo... C
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Reviewed 28 May 2016

Mr. Eric Lynch's tour was the best piece of my time in Liverpool! Mr. Lynch is a true historian. He explains Liverpool's/Europe's tremendous role in the trans-Atlantic slave trade as it should be told. He talks about a time many wish to forget or simply...More

2  Thank kaylacody0
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Reviewed 26 April 2016

You should visit this place even if just to remember how Liverpool became an important port. Slavery was big business here in the past. Thankfully we have moved on. Worth a visit.

1  Thank barbara p
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