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Marquess of Anglesey's Column

Llanfairpwllgwyngyll LL61 5NJ, Wales
+44 1248 714393
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Better seen from a distance

I drove past this at first without seeing it, but then got a good view of it from much further... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Andrew C
Witney, United Kingdom
The column is closed

The Marquess of Anglesey's Column has been closed to the public for some time due to Health and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Llanfairpwllgwyngyll, United Kingdom
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Llanfairpwllgwyngyll LL61 5NJ, Wales
+44 1248 714393
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I drove past this at first without seeing it, but then got a good view of it from much further away. It appears to be quite tall, but I understand that you cannot visit it close up. It is quite impressive from a distance.

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Marquess of Anglesey's Column has been closed to the public for some time due to Health and Safety issues and will be closed for the forseable future.

Thank Sionwil
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What do you say about a column. Erected to honour the Marquess of Anglesey, it is tall, proud, and can be seen for miles around.

Thank KevinSadler2364
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This landmark is well worth seeing - but currently closed to those wishing to climb it and see the views....

Thank Pat186442
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Sadly this attraction has been closed for years although you can still access the car park. The monument is in a poor state of repair but still looks magnificent.

1  Thank newtongrannie
Reviewed 24 February 2017

We have visited numerous times and it is definitely worth the track up. The views are spectacular and it is all sign posted very well with a large free car park. The only down side is that some of the steps aren't as secure as...More

Thank Edwards1992
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We visited on a misty day so couldn't see the top of the statue, but what we saw was very impressive. It was easy to find and we'll sign pis ted.

Thank vacationgirl58
Reviewed 9 August 2016

This attraction is closed due to dangerous steps. No plans as far as I know for it to open. This ia a great shame as it gave great views of the island and Snowdonia.

1  Thank suitcase0810
Reviewed 18 June 2016

The Marquess of Anglesey's Column was actually closed when we were there even though it wasn't supposed to be. Missed one of the high lights of the journey for that reason according to my friend.

1  Thank Chokk
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Travellers and tourists should be aware that sadly this site is now CLOSED to visitors, although thist is not evident from the nearby car park. Locals told me that the column is in a poor state of repair and not safe to access. As the...More

2  Thank Mazandrew433
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