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Cenotaph

Whitehall, London, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This war memorial on Whitehall is a must visit to pay our respects and remembrance of the fallen heroes of the wars. Remembrance services have been held here for the past decades. A must visit.

Thank nellielim
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such a necessary monument - lest we forget. Located on Whitehall, take time to visit and absorb the solemness of remembering the fallen. So important that I took my children to it in order that they learn our history.

1  Thank MrsBsTravels
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Around St. George's day each year we come here for a parade and service to remember the fallen throughout the history of our country. This event is organised by The Royal Society of St. George and involves cadets from each of the armed services to...More

2  Thank Richard P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Cenotaph in Whitehall commemorates those servicemen and women who died in the two World Wars and is recognised during the Poppy Remembrance ceremony with the laying of wreaths etc.

1  Thank Nomadman411978
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Architecturally interesting memorial in middle of Whitehall. Area never that busy so you have time to look

1  Thank HatterWilko
Reviewed 26 March 2017

On the Sunday nearest to 11th November at 11am each year, a Remembrance Service is held at the Cenotaph in Whitehall to commemorate the British and Commonwealth servicemen and women who died in the two World Wars and later conflicts. The service has hardly changed...More

13  Thank Sandygranny
Reviewed 26 March 2017

This is a very solemn place to visit for any Veteran, ex-serviceman, or serving Soldier, Airforce person, Sailor of Marine. It is impossible to really appreciate the actual monument on or just before the service of Remembrance in November, due to the crowd's, the Royal...More

1  Thank Allan M
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Very symbolic, emotional and great memorial dedicated to Britain's war heroes. It is very decent for what it stands for and very well kept. The Cenotaph was designed and built by Edwin Lutyens at the request of the then Prime Minister Lloyd George. Services of...More

1  Thank Rubaiyat E S
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Seen it on my screen for years on Remembrance Sunday. Finally took the time to visit and pause. We remember in November, but this reminds us to always remember. Amongst all the hustle and bustle of London it is fitting to pause and reflect on...More

1  Thank David M
Reviewed 7 December 2016

I lived in London for years, but never made it to the Cenotaph Ceremony (and Service of Remembrance the night before at Royal Alberta Hall) until this year. It was an extremely memorable and insightful experience. Every nation has a holiday or ritual that provides...More

1  Thank TC415
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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
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