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Mendips - John Lennon Home

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Nice to see it

Great to see this, went with cavern clubs magical mystery tour, great value and good fun with Neil... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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I love Mimi more!

The guide tells you a story. You feel like you were (or were not hehe) invited to Mimi's House. You... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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The home where John Lennon of the Beatles lived during his youth from 1945 to 1963.
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251 Menlove Avenue, Liverpool L25 7SA, England
+44 870 900 0256
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great to see this, went with cavern clubs magical mystery tour, great value and good fun with Neil Brannan.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The guide tells you a story. You feel like you were (or were not hehe) invited to Mimi's House. You learn a lot about her, about how she cared about John, things a fan thinks would kwon but sometimes don't. Also the guide lets you...More

Thank Ana B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mendips is an impressive house even by today's standards. It must have been considered posh back in the 1960s. Inside the house are various items of furniture that belonged to John's aunt. There are many photographs that help create a mental picture of how life...More

Thank PSFarley
Reviewed 1 week ago

I wasnt actually looking for this property so it was a plesent surprise to slow down outside it in a queue of traffic. It is exactly as the picture shows, a semi on an avenue in Liverpool, with a black sign outside to say why...More

Thank Wendy M
Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice house! Good garden. Enjoyed visiting here - did not go in. On a busy main road. Good o see with the other early Beatles bits in this locality.

Thank Whatbob
Reviewed 1 week ago

The house is owned (thanks to the generosity of Yoko Ono-Lennon) and run by the National Trust. It is the childhood home of John Lennon. My wife and visited Mendips on a joint NT tour of Mendips and Paul McCartney's childhood home at Forthlin Road....More

Thank RogerS3848
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved it. But be warned you need to book ahead as they only allow a certain amount of people per day.

Thank Ray C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth setting up an appointment to go inside. Look through the bedroom window John looked out from the age of four until he was in his twenties. Sad to think he had to look out onto the same road where his mother was killed...More

Thank tracymears1967
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having done the Magical Mystery Tour in July of this year, I really wanted to do the National Trust trip to visit John Lennon's childhood home ~ Mendips and so I returned to Liverpool this month, to do just that and I was not dissapointed!...More

Thank MrsTiggywinkle69
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It made me warm. Unfortunately I wasn't able to visit is. But certainly a next time. Curious after the inside.

Thank JohnJ2824
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Response from Lesleyannbarlow4845 | Reviewed this property |
To visit inside the homes of John Lennon and Paul McCartney, you have to go through the National Trust and you need to boom in advance as the numbers allowed in are limited. The cost is approximately £24.00 There is... More
23 October 2015|
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The fact that the original, actual furniture isn't still there did not lessen the impact of being inside the homes where John and Paul grew up and collaborated with one another. Just sitting in Paul's living room in the same... More