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December sunshine in Crosby

My wife and I have been here before but this is the first time we have found the tide to be very... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Trip to beach

Wonderful, atmospheric, cold, but well worth a visit . Great photographs to be taken there. Hop on... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Time your visit to this outdoor attraction during low tide. Crosby Beach to the north of the city hosts 100 iron figures cast from the artists' own bodies then erected over a three-kilometer area. Anthony Gormley's simple yet remarkable installation...more
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Crosby Bungalow Merseyside, Crosby L23 8SY, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife and I have been here before but this is the first time we have found the tide to be very low. ( I recommend the 'Uk Tides' app). It was a beautifully sunny day with a cold wind from the SE. Not a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wonderful, atmospheric, cold, but well worth a visit . Great photographs to be taken there. Hop on the train to Crosby

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Janefawcett
Reviewed 5 days ago

As a “local” Crosby Beach in my view provides a different experience dependent upon time of day, the weather, the state of the tide and the number of visitors. The sunsets that can be enjoyed on a summer’s evening are quite stunning. The promenade at...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mike311015
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Well worth the visit as nice walk along the beach, and totally free. Very unusual pieces. Some are covered in natural dirt, others paint. Sturdy pieces, wearing well. Fascinating art work -bit creepy and bit of fun.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kittypotpie85
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stood on the beach and watched as the figures vanished from sight into the sea. Nice walk. Gormley's works are amazing.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank RMD53
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wasn't quite sure how I felt about these statues. The tide was in and we walked along the path where there was some with just a head showing some slightly out and the one right at the end all out of the water. I...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here on a cold damp December morning and the light wasn’t great but certainly added to the spectacle. A marvellous installation.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A spectacle worth seeing. Surprised by the size and the area covered but this only added to the impact. Be sure to go at low tide !

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 750dtb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

been trying to get to see another place for some time and it was worth the wait the weather and light made it. wrapped up warm the statues were quite a sight in bright November sunshine.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Robin W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Crosby to see the Iron Men. The concept is very impressive, with all the men looking out to sea. The exhibition has been there for a number of years and, whilst they are showing signs of age being covered in barnacles, this...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Sarah H
22 October 2018|
Response from shelly0403 | Reviewed this property |
I visited last week and was there about 11 and the tide was along way out. In my opinion perfect for seeing the statues. Hope this helps
Sarah H
16 October 2018|
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Response from Fun_Bellies | Reviewed this property |
Unsure on the price, but no more that £5 for a return I would imagine. If you travel after 9:30am I think train prices are cheaper. It takes 20mins on the train from southport to Blundellsands and Crosby station. The titanic... More
10 September 2018|
Response from Robert_Bridgeroad | Reviewed this property |
Check the low tide times for that date. You won’t be able to visit all the statues as you’ll be too far out to sea plus you need to consider that areas of unstable sand exist and the advancing tides too. But you can... More