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E.C. Hardman, The Diver, Photograph, 1929

Want to discover something different about Liverpool? With specialized topics, our new walking tours will give you a fascinating insight into the property, its collection and the Hardmans’ photographs. Please call 0151 709 6261 to reserve a place - tickets are free for NT members.

The Then and Now Tour is an exterior walking tour focusing on Edward’s street photography in the areas surrounding his house, and how Liverpool has changed since he was taking his iconic photographs. Walk in his footsteps and produce your own photographic versions of his work. This tour will run on selected Fridays in June and July.

The 'A Woman Ahead of Her Time' tour will focus on Margaret's life before working at the Photographic Studio and the early years of her marriage to Edward. Discover more about this fascinating woman, the early years of her personal and professional partnership with Edward and how she made the business a success on selected Thursdays in June and July.

The Georgian Quarter Architecture Tour explores the distinctive architecture of the buildings in and around Rodney Street. Explore this stunning part of Liverpool on selected Wednesdays in June and July.

The Photography Tour will run on selected Thursdays. This fascinating tour focuses on how Edward Chambrè Hardman created his most iconic images using the photographic techniques available at the time. Come and experience Hardman's creative side by learning and discussing the interesting world of analogue photography with one of our knowledgeable guides.

If you're interested in any of these tours, please give us a call to reserve a space on 0151 709 6261 (line open from 10:30am Wednesday to Saturday) or email us at thehardmanshouse@nationaltrust.org.uk