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Sited at the end of the High Street next to the Bus drop off point is a bit of a let-down for our... read more

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Petmoy
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He's Tall!

A grand and proud statue of Alfred stands at one end of the city. It's a fine monument and worth a... read more

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Reviewed yesterday

Sited at the end of the High Street next to the Bus drop off point is a bit of a let-down for our greatest Monarch but still an uplifting prescence.

Thank Petmoy
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was in Winchester for a couple of hours, and 1 of the 1st things you see as you come over the bridge into the High Street, is this Statue of King Alfred. This really is a Great Statue.

Thank Roger97544
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A grand and proud statue of Alfred stands at one end of the city. It's a fine monument and worth a photo.

Thank JuneJaundoo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I saw the marvellous statue of King Alfred and he can be seen standing at the bottom of the main thoroughfare in Winchester. A very fine figure.

Thank Pearliegirliestar
Reviewed 11 October 2018

The statue of Alfred the Great marks the entrance to the central part of the city of Winchester, England and its main street, Broadway. It is a useful place to start a walking tour of the city and a short distance from the information office,...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2018

The legend of King Alfred is fundamental to Winchester, but this statue between the town hall and a bus station is not the best way to appreciate his achievements in beating the Viking invasions!

Thank Caroline L
Reviewed 28 September 2018

This is an amazing statue considering when it was made, it's in a brilliant spot overlooking the beautiful street of Winchester

Thank MARYLOUESSEX
Reviewed 26 September 2018

this is the landmark, center point of downtown Winchester.King Alfred restored Winchester after the dark Ages and made the city his capital.It is a striking bronze statue dominates the broadway.

Thank rachelwV7694YG
Reviewed 17 September 2018

It's always worth stopping by at this impressive statue, in a busy but attractive part of Winchester city centre.

Thank amarkey
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

This statue made our day. It is a landmark with historic significance that makes the visit to Winchester absolutely worthwhile. Throughly recommended to include in your foto gallery.

Thank Wanake
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