London, Greater London Landmarks

The landmarks listed below are located in the city of London, Greater London in England.

Big Ben

London, Greater London, SW1A 2PW, England
Big Ben
Big Ben is the nickname for the Great Bell of the clock at the north end of the Palace of Westminster in London, and often extended to refer to the clock and tower.top

Buckingham Palace

London, Greater London, SW1A 1AA, England
Buckingham Palace
Buckingham Palace is the London home and main workplace of the monarchy of the United Kingdom. Located in the City of Westminster, the palace is often at the center of state events. It became the official royal palace of the monarch with the crowning of Queen Victoria in 1837.top

Fort Belvedere

London, Greater London, England
Fort Belvedere
From 1929 Fort Belvedere was the home of Edward, Prince of Wales, who greatly renovated the house and grounds, and was the site of Edward's abdication as King in 1936.top

London Eye

London, Greater London, SE1 7PB, England
London Eye
The London Eye is a giant Ferris wheel on the South Bank of the River Thames in London. Also known as the Millennium Wheel, since mid-January 2015 it has been known in branding as the Coca-Cola London Eye, following an agreement signed in September 2014.top

Palace of Westminster (Houses of Parliament)

London, Greater London, SW1A 2PW, England
Palace of Westminster (Houses of Parliament)
This is where the two Houses of the Parliament of the United Kingdom (the House of Lords and the House of Commons) meet. It is also famous for its bell tower which is the home of Big Ben.top

St Paul's Cathedral

London, Greater London, EC4M 8AD, England
St Paul's Cathedral
St Paul's Cathedral is an Anglican cathedral, the seat of the Bishop of London and the mother church of the Diocese of London. The church is one of the most famous and most recognisable sights of London, At 365 feet (111 m) high, it was the tallest builtop

St. Margaret's Church

London, Greater London, SW1A 2PW, England
St. Margaret's Church
Dedicated to Margaret of Antioch and originally founded in the 12th century by Benedictine monks, St. Margaret's was rebuilt from 1486 to 1523. It became the parish of the Palace of Westminster (Parliament) in 1614.top

Tower Bridge

London, Greater London, SE1 2UP, England
Tower Bridge
Tower Bridge, built between 1886 and 1894. is a combined bascule and suspension bridge in London which crosses the River Thames. It is close to the Tower of London, from which it takes its name. It has become a symbol of London.top

Tower of London

London, Greater London, EC3N 4AB, England
Tower of London
A historic castle, was founded towards the end of 1066 as part of the Norman Conquest of England. The Tower has served variously as an armoury, a treasury, a menagerie, the home of the Royal Mint, a public records office, and the home of the Crown Jewelstop

Westminster Abbey

London, Greater London, SW1A 2PW, England
Westminster Abbey
Westminster Abbey is the traditional place of coronation and burial site for English and later British monarchs. It briefly held the status of a cathedral from 1546-1556, and is currently a Royal Peculiar directly under the jurisdiction of the monarch.top


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