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Nelson's Statue

Bull Ring Markets, Birmingham B5 4DG, England
+44 121 693 6300
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Between the two bullrings

Statue of Vice Admiral Horatio Nelson AKA Nelson between the two halves of bullring facing towards... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2017
WoodyWoodwood
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Bridgnorth, United Kingdom
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Blink and you'll miss it

First off, according to trip advisor's map this statue is located inside the indoor market. In... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2017
Brad P
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Coventry, United Kingdom
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Erected in 1809, this was the first monument erected in tribute to Admiral Horatio Nelson, the famous hero of Trafalgar and the scourge of Napoleon's fleet.
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good23%
  • Average42%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
14 May 2017
“Between the two bullrings”
24 Apr 2017
“Blink and you'll miss it”
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Bull Ring Markets, Birmingham B5 4DG, England
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Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Statue of Vice Admiral Horatio Nelson AKA Nelson between the two halves of bullring facing towards St Martins Church about 20-25' high spprox, now protected by iron railings.

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Reviewed 24 April 2017

First off, according to trip advisor's map this statue is located inside the indoor market. In actual fact this statue is a 5 minute walk away, right near the Bullring and Saint Martin's church. Located at the top of the steps, overlooking Selfridges and the...More

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Reviewed 5 December 2016

A statue of a great man, unfortunately too modest and placed in a secluded place. Should have been given more attention...

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Reviewed 13 September 2016

Beautiful statue surrounded by Birmingham's newest shopping attraction. This statue has been in Birmingham since 1810 and nobody would be more surprised than Nelson to see him end up surrounded by shops.

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Reviewed 25 April 2016

Lovely statue of an important rogue and Englishman. I can see how planners thought it a good location but in fact coming down the slope to the markets one misses it and coming up the steps against crowds ...one misses it again. Should be one...More

Thank Andy K
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

A few years ago the Nelson statue was put back in a similar position as it was before the Bull Ring Centre was all altered in the 1960's and was completely reworked a second time. Statue put up in 1809

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Reviewed 4 November 2015

Horatio Nelson visited Birmingham in 1802 and this was the first figurative memorial (1809) built in the United Kingdom to him.

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Reviewed 26 July 2015

As statues of Nelson go it';s just average , quite a small column but nevertheless a monument to a great man of the nation.

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Reviewed 7 March 2015 via mobile

Proud monument to a great leader, great to sit here and people watch while admiring the church and bells

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Reviewed 10 December 2014 via mobile

It was supposed to be facing the other way but the builders got it wrong just thought i'd say that but it is quite good the way it is facing but it is supposed to face towards the bullring

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