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Windsor Road, Egham TW20 0AG, England
+44 1784 432891
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All reviews american bar magna carta car park the river jfk memorial king john piece of history tea room nice walk great place to visit pleasure grounds steps leading boat ride interesting history information boards long walk short distance
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I've been to Runnymede several times now and was particularly impressed with the new landmark "Writ in Water" — a quiet chamber with the most important clause from Magna Carta reflected in a pool in the centre. The monuments and memorials in the area are...More

Thank Courtenay R
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Monument built by the Americans to commemorate the influence that magna carte had on its own constitution . Magna carte was signed at this spot by King John in 1215.

Thank johnmilsom
Reviewed 21 August 2018

There is a special feeling to this place that I cannot explain. Yes, it is just a field with little to see but the importance of this place extends around the world.

Thank Leapingferret
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Worth and hour or so to walk through the park to see the memorial but little else to do unless you take a picnic.

Thank bougivalbob
Reviewed 31 July 2018

A nice little historical gem alongside a busy road but off the beaten track in a meadow. I was expecting more than the memorial, perhaps some gardens etc. A great piece of history and a lovely walk along the river to get there

Thank EmmaD1344
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Not the best of monuments, but other monuments in the area make this area more worth visiting. The Magna Carta Monument itself is a small domed structure set in natural surroundings near the River Thames at Runnymede. There are 2 additional information signs. Good to...More

Thank chiangmaicharlies
Reviewed 22 July 2018

We took a gentle walk from Staines along the Thames to Runnymede pleasure grounds then crossed the road to visit the Magna Carta monument. Can’t believe we have lived in the area 25 years and never been there. Really pleased we now have. It is...More

Thank WoodpeckerLondon
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Superb excuse to take the boys for a walk and educate at the same time. If the want or not!😂the boys enjoyed it!

Thank Azaleh M
Reviewed 12 July 2018

I have been thinking about visiting this historic site for ages, and now I have I am glad to tick it off the list. We visited on a warm sunny day, and I was glad to be wearing strong walking boots, as the ground was...More

1  Thank Paul R
Reviewed 4 July 2018

We stumbled across this place as we was staying in OLd Windsor and went for a walk to explore the area. It is well worth the walk across the fields to see the place the Magna Carta was signed. We stopped to see The Jurors...More

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hi yes there are car parks on the a308...