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Nice monument to the famous man

Understand the statue is connected with Birmingham commemorating Trafalgar day. Not sure of the... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2018
N8699PYpeterw
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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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Nelson turns his back on 21st century retail

Beautiful statue surrounded by Birmingham's newest shopping attraction. This statue has been in... read more

Reviewed September 13, 2016
APR9999
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Budapest, Hungary
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16 Aug 2018
“Nice monument to the famous man”
3 Dec 2018
“Iconic monumemt”
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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.
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Bull Ring Markets, Birmingham B5 4DG, England
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Reviewed December 3, 2018 via mobile

One of the most iconic figures in British history. Fitting monument to a great man from the past. A must visit for all tourists

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank N8699PYpeterw
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

Understand the statue is connected with Birmingham commemorating Trafalgar day. Not sure of the actual connection as Birmingham is hardly near the sea. Nice statue in a central location where many people will see it

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank N8699PYpeterw
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

This tribute to Nelson is outside the Bullring. Not sure if the connection with Birmingham. It’s a nice tribute nevertheless.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

Small statue to one of the countries greatest heroes. A Nice monument between the bullring and the markets.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank IAN D
Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

This is a great monument/Statue to one of the British Empires greatest hero’s and should be visited by more people just so they can learn about this most famous part of history A bit secluded here but still a great statue and well worth a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed May 14, 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.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed April 24, 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

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank issueskid
Reviewed December 5, 2016

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

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed September 13, 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.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank APR9999
Reviewed April 25, 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

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Andy K
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