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Reminded me of Roman Statues

Looks really cool. Free of course, and easy to get to. It really reminded me of similar style... read more

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Great memorial

This is a great memorial to a great queen. It is full of symbolism and the English do this very... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2018
Dimitris L
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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Looks really cool. Free of course, and easy to get to. It really reminded me of similar style statues that i've seen in Rome.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 10 December 2018

This is a great memorial to a great queen. It is full of symbolism and the English do this very well! At the top of the memorial is the winged victory, a magnificent symbol for Victoria's reign. Additionally there are several other symbols, about stability,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

A must visit, the Queen Victoria Memorial is just opposite Buckingham Palace, and is rich in history and symbolism. The sculptures are fascinating and incredibly detailed. There's also meaning to the direction that statue of Queen Victoria is facing. Awe-inspring monument, best to visit at...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Afred_Ong
Reviewed 4 November 2018

We see this all the time on the TV, but it does not display the expanse of the area. Buckingham Palace is huge and the Queen Victoria Memorial in front of the palace is a beautiful statue which everyone must visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Cazziii
Reviewed 24 October 2018

The monument is 82 feet tall and weighs about 2,300 tons. Most recognizable from a distance is the bright gold Winged Victory sculpture on the very top. Queen Victoria is seated on a throne, facing The Mall with her back to Buckingham Palace. Particularly interesting...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

This memorial outside Buckingham Palace is probably as well known as the palace itself. With the gold angel on top and the bright white column, it very much catches the eye and the statue of the great queen herself is looking over the palace with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jehenson81
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Nice and very beautiful. Very crowded on weekends. Lot of tourists. Just opposite to Buckingham Palace. Very clean. Close to a park where you can relax, take rest, children area is there in the park...................................

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

This huge memorial is in front of Buckingham Palace. You can not miss it,especially on a sunny day as it shines. 5 stars

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Magnificent column to honor Queen Victoria is located at the end of The Mall and in front of Buckingham Palace. Always a busy place which attracts crowds waiting for the Changing of the Guard. Very photogenic place, especially, on a bright sunny day, when white...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Noraatc
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Saw this again when we visited Buckingham Palace and walked down the Mall so saw this from afar and a shiny example of great workmanship that all tourists must see when in London but am sure will recognise from all London photos and the TV...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Westminster
If you only had an afternoon to experience London on a
grand scale, Westminster would be a wise place to
start. The ornate Houses of Parliament and Westminster
Abbey sit adjacent at a corner of Parliament Square,
and a short stroll along The Mall leads to Buckingham
Palace. Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column are just
up the road as well. As captivating as the
architecture is, the wonders of Mother Nature are
...More
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