The Beatles' Childhood Homes - National Trust

The Lounge at Mendips, John Lennon's childhood home, in Liverpool
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Mendips was the childhood home of John Lennon, he lived there with his Aunt Mimi and Uncle George and composed early songs in the front porch and in his bedroom. Mendips has been restored to its 1950s period glory.

Any photography inside 20 Forthlin Road and Mendips or duplication of audio tour material is strictly prohibited. You will be asked to deposit all handbags, cameras and recording equipment at the entrance to the house to be recovered when you leave.

Venue Type:

Museum, Historic house or home

Opening hours

Please check the National Trust website before visiting.

Admission charges

Admission prices from 27 Mar 2004:
Non-members: Adult £12, accompanied children free.

Members (to cover minibus): £6. Price includes admission to garden and grounds of Speke Hall.


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Additional info

Visitors with disabilities: There's space for a wheelchair on the minibus, but please try and let us know in advance. Wheelchair users can reach the garden and most of the ground floor at Mendips and 20 Forthlin Road.

Collection details

Architecture, Music, Performing Arts, Personalities, Photography, Social History

The Beatles' Childhood Homes - National Trust
Mendips, (National Trust)
L24 1YP




Infoline for Speke Hall, Mendips and Forthlin Road

08457 585702

Afternoon tours

0151 427 7231

Morning tours

0151 708 8574

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.