Uncover Woolton's Past: A Historical Self-Guided Audio Tour

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Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 3.8km
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Duration 1h 15m
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Audio tours on your smartphone
After purchase, you will receive the link to download the app to take this tour
Control your experience
With the in-app audio guide, you decide when to start, pause, and finish your tour
No internet is required
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  • We will send the tour within 48 hours or refund your money
  • Uncover Woolton's secrets with the In-App Audio Tour
  • Trace The Beatles' origins at St Peter's Church
  • See the real Eleanor Rigby's grave
  • Admire the Victorian Woolton Picture House
  • Discover the Woolton Elephant at Marie Curie Hospice
Dive into the storied fabric of Woolton on a self-guided audio tour that beckons history buffs and Beatles enthusiasts alike. Embark on a journey through time, where the mystical Iron Age origins of this English village intertwine with the pivotal moments of the world's most famous band. Narrated by residents with deep-rooted connections, this tour offers a unique window into village life, and the profound legacies etched into its landscape. The adventure begins at the ancient Woolton Cross and winds down at the character-rich Elephant Pub. Along this curated route, a path unfolds from holy grounds at St Peter's Church to the hushed walls of St Mary’s, unraveling tales of Eleanor Rigby and The Beatles that echo amongst the stones. Culminating in a jovial stride past Woolton's oldest cinema and into the timeless embrace of Woolton Woods, history reveals itself step by step. Memorable encounters await, like the chance to stand by the real Eleanor Rigby's grave and ponder her connection to the iconic song. Simultaneously, discover an unusual elephant story linked to the Marie Curie Hospice, adding yet another layer to Woolton’s eclectic chronicle. This tour promises an immersive experience where the lines between past and present artistically blur, leaving a lasting impression of Woolton's historical vistas.

What's included

  • Downloadable self-guided audio tour via the WeGoTrip app
  • Detailed route from stop to stop with live GPS map on your smartphone
  • Earphones are not included — please bring your own
  • Tickets to the attractions along the way are not included

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
The Woolton Cross, the oldest man made structure in the village
Return to the Woolton Cross
Download the app and the digital audio tour on your smartphone before the visit. You will find recommendations on how to get to the staring point in the first step of the tour. If you have any questions or need any assistance, please email us at support@wegotrip.com.
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