Manchester, Liverpool, and the Peak District Sights

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  • Crosby Beach
  • Beach–Sight
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Published 08/30/2016

Fodor's Review

A hundred naked, life-size, cast-iron figures by sculptor Antony Gormley stand proudly on the 2 miles of foreshore at Crosby Beach, weathered by sand and sea. Unlike most other statues, you are permitted to interact with these and even clothe them if you wish. Check tide times before you go and be aware that it's not safe to walk out to the farthest figures. The site is 6 miles north of downtown Liverpool; to get here, take the Merseyrail Northern Line train to Waterloo, Hall Rd., Blundellsands, or Crosby from Moorfields Station. A taxi will cost around £25.

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Mariners Rd., Liverpool, L23 6SX, England

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01704-533333-for tide times

Sight Details:

  • Free

Published 08/30/2016


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