Places Learn about a selection of locations that became central to the popular culture and counterculture of the 1960s, from music venues to arts centres and from alternative cultural communities to fashion retail hubs. You are welcome to nominate more for future write-ups here. Granny Takes a Trip London fashion boutique Birmingham Arts Lab (1968-1982) - Motacilla, CC BY-SA 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons The Arts Lab Alternative Arts and Performing Arts Venue Daniel Schwen, CC BY-SA 2.5, via Wikimedia Commons The Haight-Ashbury Hippie Community H. Grobe, CC BY 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons Carnaby Street Swinging London Rept0n1x, CC BY-SA 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons The Cavern Club Live Music Venue Back to top Upcoming newsletter Name Please enter your name. Email Please enter a valid email address. Subscribe to our newsletter Something went wrong. Please check your entries and try again.