It was founded around 1150, when a Benedictine priory was built here.
Today, Birkenhead is known for its lush park adorned with beautiful pavilions and bridges, ship building, seaport, maritime economy, church, and historic buildings.
People Born in Birkenhead
Birkenhead in People's Lives
Keira Knightley: I traveled here in 2013 to film scenes of the movie Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit.