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“Spekes to the nation!”
Review of Speke Hall

Speke Hall
Ranked #16 of 208 things to do in Liverpool
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Useful Information: Stairs / lift, Activities for older children, Wheelchair access, Food available for purchase, Activities for young children, Bathroom facilities, Baby buggy parking
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“Spekes to the nation!”
Reviewed 21 November 2013

This amazing Tudor house has everything for everyone with mazes and play areas also its historical facts. A very good trip for schools and tourists. If you come to this fabulous house you will come back with a pile of interesting facts and some new words. If you want to learn how to look rich or dance like proper Tudors, Speke Hall is the place for you! Speke Hall gives you a beautiful house with no foundation but sandstone. This historical building is over 400 years old but still has everything that it had to offer when it was first built.

Whilst visiting this lovely home why not get an amazing tour guide to walk you round the whole house.This magnificent place doesn't offer the best central heating but you wouldn't want to ruin the furniture would you? I would recommend this house to any age but maybe not disabled people since there are a few stairs.

Megan Michell age 9

Visited November 2013
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Wigan, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
99 reviews
15 attraction reviews
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“Super trip with something for almost everyone”
Reviewed 9 November 2013

Enjoyed our visit very much. Lovely gardens (will be fab in the spring and summer I imagine) nice walks with the added bonus of close - up plane spotting if that takes your fancy. Nice picnic areas and kids park - a maze has been planted and will be great with it's matured. The hall is interesting and nice to get around - the guides are friendly and informative. There's plenty to see. We had lunch in the restaurant - not cheap but nice quality and very friendly service.

Visited November 2013
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Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
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281 reviews
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“a great day out”
Reviewed 7 November 2013

lots to do and see hear for all the family well worth every penny and if you are a NT member its FREE, and go to the bottom of the garden and see the planes taking off

Visited May 2013
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St Albans, United Kingdom
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82 reviews
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“Interesting”
Reviewed 6 November 2013

In an unlikely setting tucked away at the end of one of Liverpool Airport's runways.
An interesting mix of styles, with a Jacobean house renovated in the 19th century so that William Morris papers and fabrics appear throughout.
Friendly volunteers, good food in the café and interesting views from one of the walks in the grounds - clearly marked on the map provided on admission.

Visited October 2013
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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“ok if its raining”
Reviewed 29 October 2013

We went during the summer holidays. It is not cheap if you have a big family and you should take a picnic. The place is a little dusty but is still fun for a look at history. Whatever anyone tells you, there are def no ghosts , sorry!

Visited October 2013
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