"The Clock Tower" Big Ben Tip by LanaFromRiga

Big Ben, London: 149 reviews and 225 photos

  The Big Ben
by LanaFromRiga

The most famous feature outside the Houses of Parliament is the Clock Tower also known as Big Ben. The real Ben, a bell named after Benjamin Hall, who was commissioner of works when the tower was completed in 1858.
The best view to Big Ben and Houses of Parliament is from the eastern side of Lambeth Bridge.

Address: Parliament Square, SW1
Directions: Westminster tube
Phone: +44 20 7219 4272
Website: http://www.parliament.uk

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Apr 8, 2005
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