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Monument - Great Fire of London, London: 51 reviews and 109 photos

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The Monument is a 60 metre high stone column, topped with a bronzed vase of flames.

It commemorates the Great Fire of London of 1666, which was started nearby.

You can climb to the top for great views of London, and a good workout!

We climbed up on a sunny morning and really enjoyed it....and it gave us a great excuse to have coffee and cake afterwards ; )

Address: Monument Street, London EC2
Directions: Nearest tube: Monument
Phone: 01716 262717

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Dec 18, 2005
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