Locations in the category : Tourist attractions

Millenium Dome

The Millennium Dome, frequently referred to simply as The Dome, is a large dome shaped building on the Greenwich peninsula in south-east London, England. The name was officially changed to The O2 when O2 plc (now Telefónica O2 Europe...

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Trafalgar Square

Trafalgar Square
Trafalgar Square is a square in central London that commemorates the Battle of Trafalgar (1805), a British naval victory of the Napoleonic Wars. The original name was to have been “King William the Fourth’s Square”, but George Ledwell Taylor...

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Cutty Sark

The ship is named after the short shirt worn by the fleet-footed witch featured in the poem Tam o’ Shanter written by Robert Burns. She was designed by Hercules Linton and built in 1869 at Dumbarton in Scotland, by...

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Tower of London

The Tower of London is a landmark in central London, in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets, just outside the City of London. It is still officially known as Her Majesty’s Palace and Fortress, The Tower of London, although...

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Queen's Gallery

The Queen’s Gallery is a public art gallery located at Buckingham Palace, home of the British monarch, in London. It exhibits works of art from the Royal Collection (i.e. those works owned by the Queen “in trust for the...

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The Royal Mews

The Royal Mews is in the grounds of Buckingham Palace, to the south of Buckingham Palace Gardens, near Grosvenor Place. In the 1760s George III moved some of his day-to-day horses and carriages to the grounds of Buckingham House,...

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The London Aquarium

The London Aquarium is located in County Hall on the South Bank of the River Thames in central London, near the London Eye. It is a collection of water tanks showing around one thousand species of fish, which is...

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Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial Fountain

The Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial Fountain is a memorial to Diana, Princess of Wales. It was designed with children in mind. It is located in the southwest corner of Hyde Park in London, just south of the Serpentine...

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Marble Arch

Marble Arch is a white Carrara marble monument near Speakers’ Corner in Hyde Park, at the western end of Oxford Street in London, England. The arch was designed by John Nash in 1828, based on the triumphal arch of...

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IMAX – London

The bfi London IMAX Cinema on London’s South Bank has the largest cinema screen in the UK. Films shown in 2D, 3D and IMAX DMR immerse the audience in larger-than-life images accompanied by 12,000 watts of digital surround sound.

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