The Tourist Information Centre is at 8 Place, Whitechapel (tel. 01512/332008; www.visitliverpool.com), and is open Monday and Wednesday to Saturday 9am to 6pm, Tuesday 10am to 6pm, and Sunday 11am to 4pm.
At the end of August and running into the first couple of days of September, the annual International Beatles Week (www.liverpooltour.com) attracts about 100,000 fans to Liverpool for a 7-day celebration highlighted with concerts performed by bands from Argentina to Sweden (with names such as Lenny Pane, Wings Over Liverpool, and the Beats). You can hear the news today at the Sgt. Pepper concert and take in many other Beatles tributes, auctions, and tours.