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Good meeting spot

The statue is pretty much as the name implies Queen Victoria. Similar statues can be seen in many... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2018
Melbourne, Australia
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A prominent position for a rather uninspiringbststue

If you are walking around central Reading you may spot ths statue outside the Town Hall. It is not... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2018
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5 Jun 2018
“Good meeting spot”
19 Jan 2018
“A prominent position for a rather uninspiringbststue”
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Blagrave Street and Friar Street, Reading, England
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

This statue makes me remember good old days and when I see it I understand I am in the centre. It is next to the Reading museum and very close to the station as well.

Thank RedSlaad
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

The statue is pretty much as the name implies Queen Victoria. Similar statues can be seen in many cities around the world. Nothing special but shows what an important figure she was during her reign.

Thank Paul_n_Cris
Reviewed 19 January 2018

If you are walking around central Reading you may spot ths statue outside the Town Hall. It is not special and so easy to miss. For great monuments head about 150m East toward Forbury Gardens.

Thank sheepygold
Reviewed 1 September 2017

This is a very beautiful statue of Queen Victoria in the town centre. If you pass by, there is a place to sit near the statue.

Thank Namita D
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

The best statue of queen Vic in reading. It's grey and looks like queen Victoria. it's like a person but made of stone! it doesn't move in the wind. It's also not very chatty. Sometimes there are pigeons on it. I had the best time

1  Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 24 May 2017

it a beautiful piece of our rich art and culture and with the new seating arangments around its a great place to enjoy

Thank shureenanaidu
Reviewed 9 December 2016

As far as statues go it is pretty good, but its not something one would set out to see. It is in good shape, but I think most people find more interest in the public toilet next to it that rises out of the ground...More

Thank fanticalzappy
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

There is a statue of Queen Victoria in Reading Town Centre. It looks like her. If you have children ask them why you think it is there.

Thank Jesseekarr
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Bringing her up to date I tried the Mannequin Challenge. She was a Statue. Can someone just give her face a tidy. Not sure what she thinks of us all running around after bargains for Christmas.

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 18 November 2016

One of many statues of the great queen Victoria perhaps looking it age!! But it does add something to your shopping day!!

Thank Roger G
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