Mapping the History of Liverpool

Welcome to the site which lets you explore old maps of Liverpool, find out more about the historic features in your back yard, and take away a souvenir of Liverpool's past!

Old Maps

Find out what your old street was like in 1890, or look up the roads your ancestors lived in, with the collection of Victorian maps. See the old maps

Our Protected Heritage

Find out the nearest listed building to you, or admire Merseyside's impressive portfolio of protected sites, from office blocks to parks, to statues. Find out more about our protected heritage

Historic Townships

Every suburb in Liverpool has its own tale to tell. Read them all here, and discover how a cluster of villages in south Lancashire turned into the port of Empire. Discover the historic townships