"Queen Victoria Memorial" Buckingham Palace Tip by lina112

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  Victoria Memorial
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The Victoria Memorial is a sculpture, placed at the centre of Queen's Gardens in front of Buckingham Palace. It was built by the sculptor Sir Thomas Brock, in 1911. The surround was constructed by the architect Sir Aston Webb, from 2,300 tons of white marble. It has a large statue of Queen Victoria facing north-eastwards towards The Mall. The other sides of the monument feature dark patinated bronze statues of the Angel of Justice, the Angel of Truth and Charity facing Buckingham Palace.

The Victoria Memorial es una escultura situada en el centro de los jardines de la reina en frente de Buckingham Palace. Fue construida por el escultor Sir Thomas Brock en 1911. Lo que le rodea fue construido por el arquitecto Sir Aston Webb. Mirando hacia el noreste hacia se encuentra la estatua de la Reina victoria. En los otros lados del monumento se encuentra la estatua del angel de la justicia, el angel de la verdad y el de la caridad de cara hacia Buckingham Palace.

Address: The Mall, SW1
Directions: Green Park tube
Phone: +44 303 123 7300
Website: http://www.visitlondon.com

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  • Updated May 29, 2007
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