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You may pass over this monument and it’s surrounded by the top sights of London. Make a quick stop... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Randell G
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Scottsdale, Arizona
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Yup, column's still here.

This ordinary column is still here (surprise, surprise), overlooking the Mall and St. James' park... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
TheShis
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Tel Aviv, Israel
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St. James's
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A fitting tribute to the Duke of York, this column is close to the Mall and the view from the mall back up the stairs is just as impressive as the view from Piccadilly Circus and Waterloo place.

Thank Dr_Waugh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You may pass over this monument and it’s surrounded by the top sights of London. Make a quick stop and check it out after your visit to the Palace. 🇬🇧

Thank Randell G
Reviewed 27 August 2018

This ordinary column is still here (surprise, surprise), overlooking the Mall and St. James' park. Nothing extraordinary.

Thank TheShis
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

The Duke of York monument is a nice pinacle. Set in a good area to stop and rest and get a little shade too.

Thank H2630RDlaurenceb
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Too tall to see the statue and snag your attention to the story of the Duke of York--other than a very tall column. You can see other statues from here, though, like the Crimean War memorial in one direction and the statues of George VI...More

Thank mrsagf
Reviewed 10 June 2018

The column is 42 meters high and the stature of the Duke of York weighs 7.6 tons and impressive adjacent to the Mall and St James Park. The Duke ( Prince Frederick) was the second son of George III and some say they stuck his...More

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 20 May 2018

What is it with London? Too many columns - statues and not enough area. Everywhere you go you find something. This is very tall and quite impressive. Unfortunately so high you can not see the detail. If around the Mall - Buckingham Palace area worth...More

Thank AngusR56
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

This column is huge, with a statue of the duke himself on the top. Set back from the mall at the top of several steps and close to st James park.

Thank Steve57C
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

We heard a few tourists saying “Wow, Nelson’s Column - so cool.!” We had to put them right, it’s only round the corner from Trafalgar Square really and you could understand how it could be mistaken for it. The Duke of York Column is on...More

1  Thank Nidgehammer
Reviewed 9 March 2018

Despite its size this is easily walked past when you're on The Mall. Somewhat living in the shadow of nearby Nelson's Column, it is impressive set back on some steps about 100ft from the road and probably best viewed from that distance to enjoy the...More

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St. James's
Perennially fashionable since the days of Henry VIII,
the aristocratic “Clubland” of St James's is a premier
destination for high end craft and bespoke design.
Here you’ll lose count of the Royal Warrants (which
indicate that the Royal Family patronizes the
establishment) seen in shop front windows, even during
a short stroll to bordering Green Park or St James’s
Park. With the brightly lit and constantly buzzing
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