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Avenida Brasil 1509, 1589, Valparaiso 2362750, Chile
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Reviewed April 3, 2019 via mobile

The monument is said to have been created by the British immigrants living here to noted the anniversary of Chile. What I found so impressive was the style and structure, for me, seemed more European, e.g. Arc de Triomphe de l'Étoile in Paris or similar...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 16, 2018 via mobile

this was a wonderful place. my wife really enjoyed this with me. she loved the design and architecture.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed February 17, 2018

If you walk from the bus station towards the main part of town, you could come past this arch celebrating the British colony. The arch and the park and the street are not maintained well.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank mrdom
Reviewed January 24, 2018

Well worth a visit if you are interested in the history of immigrants in Valparaiso. You can look at the bronze reliefs and take a stroll in the rose garden.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Stuart J
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

We visited this memorial arch on our day trip to Valparaíso. I have to say that there is nothing overly special about it, so I would not recommend that you make a special effort to see it.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed October 31, 2017 via mobile

The arc it self sits in a stroke of green close to the water. In it self nice to look at but surroundings not that great and be ware here a bit of pickpockets.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed July 16, 2017

Well, not quite as impressive as the Paris landmark, but for a town where the town is the sight, not it's landmarks, this arch on the Parque Brasil strip of greenway is a good spot for a photo op.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed May 1, 2017

The Arco Británico is a monument on Avenida Brasil. It was donated to the city in 1910 by the British community to mark the centenary of the Independence of Chile. The monument, covered in Italian marble, is surmounted by a British Victorian lion and is...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Dan L
Reviewed March 22, 2017

It's a pretty nice arch, but I really wouldn't go out of my way to see it, unless you've never seen an arch like it before. After having seen numerous arches in Europe, you kind of start to lose interest in them...

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Adam B
Reviewed March 7, 2017 via mobile

El Arco Britanico is definitely one of the more impressive monuments in Valparaiso. It is well kept and the little park around it is also clean. Worth visiting if in the area

Date of experience: March 2017
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