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LIVERPOOL To find out more visit saga.co.uk/northwestart Liverpool's Art Collections Discover some of Liverpool's diverse art collections and galleries, plus talks from your expert host and a guided tour of the city. 4 nights HALF BOARD from 449^ Departing: May 7 (479 449), May 28 (479), Sep 3 (479), Oct 1 (479 469), 2020. Holiday code: AT007 This Special Interest holiday includes: Expert Host Saga Host Included themed activities Hosted welcome drinks reception Meet and greet with expert host Free hotel Wi-Fi Hotel porterage Cancellation rights Plus, this hotel features: All breakfasts and dinners Included excursions: Three excursions with five visits Guided tour of Liverpool. Crowne Plaza Liverpool - John Lennon Airport QQQQ From the vintage aircraft outside to its Art Deco styling, enjoy the unique character of this 4-star hotel, converted from what was the airport terminal. Situated seven miles from Liverpool centre, amenities include Starways Restaurant, Club Central Lounge and Bar, plus a swimming pool, gym and spa bath at the adjacent David Lloyd Leisure Centre. The hotel has 164 bedrooms. The Albert Dock, Liverpool A statue of Edward VII sits by the Port of Liverpool Building Liverpool's Walker Art Gallery Your programme After arriving in the afternoon, settle in and enjoy a pre-dinner welcome drink reception with your expert host and fellow guests. After dinner and an introduction to the week's activities, look forward to a holiday enriched with fascinating talks and excursions to the venues below. Because your art gallery visits are unguided, you can decide what you'd like to see most and take your time exploring independently. You can also look forward to a guided tour of Liverpool city a former European City of Culture and home of the Beatles! Three full-day excursions are included with visits to: Liverpool Tate Gallery: Tate Liverpool was part of the Merseyside Development Corporation's scheme to renovate Liverpool's dockland. See works from the Tate Collection plus pieces by Lucian Freud and David Hockney. Lady Lever Art Gallery: Founded in 1922 by the first Lord Leverhulme, in memory of his wife, the Lady Lever Art Gallery is set in the attractive garden village of Port Sunlight. it's famed for its 18th-century British paintings, furniture and Wedgwood, plus Chinese porcelain, tapestries, embroideries and classical antiquities. Walker Art Gallery: A display of works by Degas and Rembrandt, as well as modern British art by Lucian Freud and Gilbert and George. Chester Cathedral: Enjoy a tour of this beautiful Cathedral, taking in the stained glass, 14th century choir stalls, impressive nave and fascinating history and architecture. Anthony Gormley's Another Place at Crosby Beach: Marvel at the 100 6'2" tall cast-iron figures, cast from the artist's own body, spread over a two-mile stretch of Crosby Beach. They are revealed then submerged as the tide ebbs and flows... Liverpool tour: Enjoy an informative guided tour of the city and the famous Cathedrals, in the company of a local expert. Antony Gormley's Another Place at Crosby Beach Gormley's sculpture of 100 cast-iron figures is spread over a two-mile stretch of Crosby Beach. Each figure is almost 6'2" tall and weighs over 1,400Ibs. The figures were cast from the artist's own body, and are revealed and submerged as the tide ebbs and flows. The installation has previously been set up in Germany, Norway and Belgium, and was due to be displayed in New York, but has proven so successful in its current location, that it remains on Crosby Beach for now! SAVE up to 30^ per person when you book by Sep 27, 2019 Liverpool's Art Collection. Crowne Plaza Liverpool - John Lennon Airport.^All prices are s per person based on two people sharing and are subject to availability. Sole occupancy rooms: (supplement per person, per stay): 8. For the latest prices and offers, visit saga.co.uk/holidays or call for further details. See enclosed Essential Information. 88 Please quote SPNT9 Questions on an existing booking? Call FREE on 0800 056 5115 or visit saga.co.uk/managemybooking