40 Famous London Landmarks You Must See Story

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40 Famous London Landmarks You Must See Story

This article brings together 40 famous London landmarks that are a must-see when visiting England's...

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Landmark 1

Big Ben

Big Ben is a historic landmark in London and has become one of the major...

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Landmark 2

The Monument to the Great Fire of London

The Monument to the Great Fire of London is a structure that commemorates one of...

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Landmark 3

Buckingham Palace

Queen Elizabeth II is probably one of the most powerful and well-known women in the...

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Landmark 4

The National Gallery

The National Gallery is one of the most famous art museums in the world. Constructed...

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Landmark 5

Westminster Abbey

Touring the mystical cathedrals and abbeys of London and the country is a must-do experience...

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Landmark 6

Madame Tussauds London

Madame Tussauds London attracts an average of 2.5 million visitors annually, making it one of...

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Landmark 7

Tower Bridge

Tower Bridge is one of the tourist attractions you can't afford to miss because it...

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Landmark 8

Sky Garden

Sky Garden is one of the modern but still equally famous attractions in London. Since...

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Landmark 9

The British Museum

The first thing you need to know about the British Museum is that it is...

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Landmark 10

Regent's Park

Just like Hyde Park, Regent's Park was also acquired by Henry VIII and used as...

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Landmark 11

Tower of London

The White Tower, popularly known as the Tower of London, is definitely one of the...

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Landmark 12

Science Museum

The Science Museum of London was founded in 1857, and it is one of the...

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Landmark 13

St. Paul's Cathedral

St. Paul's Cathedral's construction started in 1675 and ended in 1710 by Sir Christopher Wren...

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Landmark 14

Tate Modern

Ever since the Tate Modern opened in 2000, it has quickly risen to be one...

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Landmark 15

Palace of Westminster

The Palace of Westminster is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. At the same time, it...

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Landmark 16

Borough Market

Borough Market is London's oldest food market, which has been in existence for over a...

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Landmark 17

Hyde Park

Hyde Park opened to the general public in 1637, and this was by order of...

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Landmark 18

Natural History Museum

The Natural History Museum in London is one of the most impressive buildings in the...

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Landmark 19

London Eye

The London Eye opened in December 1999, with official rides beginning in 2000. This is...

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Landmark 20

Princess Diana Memorial Fountain

The Princess Diana Memorial Fountain was built with 545 pieces of Cornish granite, with each...

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Landmark 21

Barbican Centre

The Barbican Centre is the largest arts centre in Europe and home of the London...

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Landmark 22

The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection is a national museum which exhibits art collections that were compiled by...

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Landmark 23

London Transport Museum

The famous transportation system in London is something that cannot be seen in every city...

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Landmark 24

Chinatown Gate

The main gate opening up into Chinatown in London is grand and consistent in architectural...

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Landmark 25

HMS Belfast

HMS Belfast is definitely one of the famous monuments in London. This structure is actually...

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Landmark 26

30 St Mary Axe (The Gherkin)

30 St Mary Axe, popularly known by the locals as "The Gherkin," is one of...

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Landmark 27

The Shard

The Shard is one of the masterpieces of the architect Renzo Piano. Since the Shard...

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Landmark 28

Kensington Palace

Kensington Palace is one of the historical landmarks of London, England. The famous rich history...

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Landmark 29

Royal Albert Hall

The iconic Royal Albert Hall is one of the historic buildings opened by Queen Victoria...

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Landmark 30

Trafalgar Square

Trafalgar Square is a popular public square located in the City of Westminster, Central London...

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Landmark 31

Piccadilly Circus

Piccadilly Circus is a highly recognisable London landmark known for its bright neon displays. The...

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Landmark 32

Royal Observatory

The Royal Observatory is located in Greenwich and is significant as this is where Greenwich...

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Landmark 33

Cutty Sark

Cutty Sark is another of the iconic London landmarks found in Greenwich. At this attraction...

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Landmark 34

London Zoo

The ZSL London Zoo is in Regent’s Park and is a super fun attraction to...

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Landmark 35

Covent Garden

When visiting London, a trip to Covent Garden is a must! In fact, you’ll probably...

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Landmark 36

The Churchill War Rooms

The Churchill War Rooms are one of the famous buildings of London that show what...

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Landmark 37

Portobello Road Market

Portobello Road Market is a well-known street market found in Notting Hill. This pretty area...

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Landmark 38

The Victoria and Albert Museum

The Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) is one of the world's most iconic art and...

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Landmark 39

The Imperial War Museum London

The Imperial War Museum has five branches. These include the previously mentioned iconic London landmarks...

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Landmark 40

Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre

William Shakespeare is one of England’s most-loved playwrights, and this London landmark is a homage...

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