Unfortunately we were there when they were working on this monument but it stays a beautiful peace of art !
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Sorry to say, but one of the worlds most prolific icons is under repair and fully enclosed with scaffolding. I know that many people coming to London are really looking forward to this... but it will be disappointing. Don't shoot the messenger, sorry
Being one of the most iconic attractions in the world and one of the most photographed places is perfect location surrounded by other amazing attractions, a great backdrop for photographers and selfie lovers, is great in day and night. At the moment is covered by...More
It is wonderful that Big Ben is getting a long awaited and much needed refurbishment. We have seen it many times in the past from both near and far and it’s beautiful from every view. However, I was visiting with some first timers who probably...More
Of course when you're in London, no matter what area of the city you're in, once you see Big Ben, it will take your breath away. It is the signature of London. With it's grand size and unique style, it showcases the fine architecture of...More
One of the most iconic sights on London. Easy to get to and close to other attractions. Beware of pickpockets, gypsies selling lucky heather and street artists. Expect to see many tourists taking pictures of themselves pretending to touch the top of Big Ben.
We went during the day and were able to see some, but much of it was covered for updating. Still an incredible sight. Will definitely plan on going back next visit to hopefully see the finished restoration.