"Monument" London Off The Beaten Path Tip by mrclay2000

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  murals near the Monument
by mrclay2000

This 202-foot tall fluted Doric column reputedly stands 202 feet from the spot where the Great Fire of 1666 began in Pudding Lane. Murals near the column (known as The Monument) detail the progress of the fire from start to finish.
Hours: Apr-Sep M-F 9-6, Sa-Su 2-6; Oct-Mar M-Sa 9-2 & 3-4

othercontact: Tube: Monument
Phone: 071-626 2717

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  • Written Mar 22, 2003
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