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Queen Victoria Memorial

The Mall, London, England
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Was taking my friend around London and spent a day hitting all the Tourist traps. The statue itself... read more

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Wendell D
Keeping an eye on the Palace

I wonder what successive monarchs felt about having a statue of Victoria plonked down in such a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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The Mall, London, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Was taking my friend around London and spent a day hitting all the Tourist traps. The statue itself is beautiful and impressive though the roundabout around it makes for some fantastic people watching. How many times I observed people just stopping in the middle of...More

Thank Wendell D
Reviewed yesterday

I wonder what successive monarchs felt about having a statue of Victoria plonked down in such a prominent position opposite the Palace.A monument typical of its era.

Thank wingate
Reviewed 1 week ago

A statue of the Grand Old Queen - topped by a wonderful gilded statue of Winged Victory ... makes for a rather grand setting for Buckingham Palace right at the entrance This is a sight you would not like to miss .. as it is...More

Thank A202
Reviewed 1 week ago

A Large statue in front of Buckingham Palace. Can be covered both places at one go. Well maintained and stunning view at the with the background of palace. Can have better view of the palace as you stand beneath the statue.

Thank Tharaka C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

London is full of statues this being just another one and not as impressive as some of the war ones.

Thank wick1979
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Queen Victoria sits upon a throne, below winged victory. Winged victory is a beautiful golden, graceful, flowing creation while Queen Victoria is solid, stoic, rendered in white marble like the rest of the monument. The first monarch to make Buckingham Place home, Queen Victoria lived...More

Thank on_the_go_98765
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Probably photographed as often as Buckingham Palace as it stands magnificently outside the Palace is the Victoria Memorial glittering in gilt bronze on a marble plinth in front of the palace with pride of place on every state occasion.

Thank KS&HC
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Located directly in front of Buckingham Palace the golden top is spotlessly clean and act like a beacon in the bright sunshine. Great photo op and also excellent location to get photos of the Palace. Lots of sculptures both on the main memorial and around...More

Thank Gla_Rangers
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

The Queen Victoria memorial is located at the end of the mall infront of Buckingham Palace. It is a huge stone structure with a striking golden sculpture at the top. It was unveiled in 1911 but not fully completed Untill 1924. A good attraction to...More

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

I've seen more impressive statues, but since it's close to the Palace why not check It out. Can take some pictures and stay around.

Thank Javier S
Nearby
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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