October 31, 2011
John Lennon memorial moves to Liverpool’s ECHO Arena
The John Lennon Peace Memorial has moved to a new home.
It was relocated from Liverpool One to outside the ECHO arena, where it can be enjoyed and admired by music fans going to gigs at the arena.Bob Prattey, chief executive of the arena, said: “We are very proud to have such a culturally important piece of art here. “John Lennon is a unique and enduring part of our city and it is fantastic that UK and international visitors to the arena will be able to visit the monument while with us.“Whether a fan of John or The Beatles or just a lover of art, the monument is a striking symbol of peace and we are privileged to have given it a home.”http://www.liverpoolecho.co.uk/liverpool-news/local-news/2011/10/31/john-lennon-memorial-moves-to-liverpool-s-echo-arena-100252-29689362/