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Ranked as one of London's greatest landmarks, this 185-foot high monument (circa 1843) looks down on the busy streets, fountains and swirling traffic of Trafalgar Square.
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it is located within the traflagar sq. this is a tall column with a height of 185ft. you will find a lot of people and tourist at this spot.

Thank jeff1955malaysia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This column is right at the entrance to Trafalgar Square and watches out over London. Nelson was one of Britain’s most famous admirals and this column was built to honor this great man who gave his all for his country, even his arm. Not to...More

Thank jehenson81
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nelson's column is in the center of trafalgar square. It is well worth a stop by and take 10 minutes to view it.

Thank Joyce P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always take my visitors to Nelson's Column and Trafalgar Square. It is somewhere that everyone has heard of and wants to see when they come to London. Much cleaner than it used to be. Usually go to the National Gallery when visiting here.

Thank Christine S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When in London, we always end up walking on Trafalgar Square and Nelson’s Column which dominates the busiest square in London. The column is a tribute to the hero of the Napoleonic wars, Admiral Horatio Nelson, who died in the battle of Trafalgar. His statue...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nelsons Column is a national treasure. Standing in Trafalgar Square it is unmistakable and it is a piece of history that will never be forgotten.

Thank ROBINONorwich
Reviewed 30 August 2018

This monument is in honor of Admiral Horatio Nelson who led the British Royal Navy against the combined armadas of the French and Spanish Navies. Nelson's 27 ships defeated the combined 33 ships of the French and Spanish during the Napoleonic Wars and established the...More

Thank geotech522
Reviewed 27 August 2018

This beautiful column is an integral part of Trafalgar square and provides numerous photo-ops in the square. Crown gathering at the column's base can also include some pickpockets, so take good care of your belongings.

Thank TheShis
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Impressive column, on top of which is Admiral Nelson himself. The column is high, so the admiral can not be seen very well. There are four lions at the base of the column. The lions are also huge, amaze with their size. These lions are...More

Thank Dmitry16
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

As columns go, this is an impressive one. Trying to explain who Nelson was to a 3-year old is not easy, my boy liked the lions but was disappointed I couldn't climb to the to with him...

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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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