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Trafalgar Square

Centre of the City, London SW1A, England
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A 145-foot-high monument, bearing a statue of Lord Horatio Nelson guarded by lions, marks the spot considered the center of London.
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  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“national gallery” (830 reviews)
“nelson's column” (304 reviews)
“lion statues” (100 reviews)
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Centre of the City, London SW1A, England
Trafalgar Square / Embankment
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Reviewed yesterday

It is iconic. It is a must. It will be busy in the good weather. It is near to lots of other attractions and places to see.

Thank Charlie C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was a cold day when I visited yet it was still a pleasant place to wonder and look at the buildings and sites. There was a bit of a demonstration going through the area that created a bit of a ruckus but still, I...More

Thank Lane-English
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I really enjoy this place. Looks exactly the same as in the Tony Hawk 3 game :) the fountains are amazing and if the weather is awful you can always go to the National gallery which is for free!

Thank Michal S
Reviewed 4 days ago

Quite a few people recommended we come here, and we were glad that we did. A beautiful place and lovely to walk around while learning about some history.

Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 5 days ago

I love this place because it remembers me of The Battle of Trafalgar when Nelson defeated Napoleon in 1805. Nelson Column is really impressive and dominates the square. Closeby you will find also The National Gallery. To get here you can walk from London Eye...More

Thank Mikiduta
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Although it was wet and cold when we visited it was worth the walk. I think it would be nice to visit again in the better weather as it was really wet and so cold. The lions are amazing and we learnt the backs are...More

Thank petin22
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a place to stop and have a rest. If it's a fine day, take some sandwiches and sit on the edge of one of the fountains, or on the many steps or climb up and sit on a lion. If its not, have...More

Thank Rhagnar
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If in London visiting you must go here it a great place to see and get pics! You will not be disappointed

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walked through during the day but it really looked amazing on the way back to the hotel tonight. Fab place.

Thank Lynn M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I passed by on a sunny February morning on my way to a meeting in the area. Trafalgar Square was abustle with tourists and hawkers and hustlers and watchers on. Street theatre everywhere including two Yoda's floating in mid air. The fourth plinth featured a...More

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Trafalgar Square / Embankment
With its iconic Nelson’s Column, majestic oversized
lions and brightly-lit fountains, Trafalgar Square is
not just considered the heart of this bustling London
hub, but the very core of the city itself. Beyond this
esteemed gathering place are more famous icons, as
well as a disproportionate numbers of the city’s most
popular cultural attractions including the National
Gallery and many West End theaters. Along the way to
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Response from Sharif G | Reviewed this property |
Usually 1st December