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Boadicea Monument

Westminster Bridge, London, England
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'The Division Bell' and 'Colonel Blood'

Although the reins of national power lie within Whitehall, there is a firm Parliamentary connection... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Margaret Mary O
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London, United Kingdom
On the corner, by London Bridge

A monument I didn't know held any significant precedent, the statue is found right next to London... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Greg W
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Although the reins of national power lie within Whitehall, there is a firm Parliamentary connection with 'The Albert', a licensed establishment which is located on the jcn. of Buckingham Gate and Victoria Street. Cabinet Ministers and Parliamentarians of note can be recalled - when House...More

Thank Margaret Mary O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A monument I didn't know held any significant precedent, the statue is found right next to London Bridge and Big Ben. Largely unable to appreciate the statue as the waves of pedestrians crossing the road and moving towards the Bridge were heavy, so if you...More

Thank Greg W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Boadicea Monument is a sculptured bronze featuring Boadicea who led an uprising in Roman Britain. It was erected and placed in its current position in 1902. It is located by The Houses of Parliament in Westminster and close to Westminster underground station and Westminster...More

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Not easy to get a picture of this statue as there are tourists everywhere on Westminster Bridge. It across the street facing the Eye. Pretty cool statue even though I had no idea, at the time, of what the purpose of the statue was or...More

Thank Bobbie W
Reviewed 11 July 2017

It can be hard to get close to this due to the tourists taking snaps of the London Eye or Houses of Parliament. Worth spending time getting close - a dynamic statue that expresses Boudicea and her power base.

Thank MrsBsTravels
Reviewed 27 June 2017

This monumental sculptural group is situated at the western end of the Westminster Bridge (1862) in the center of London. The attractive bronze statue depicts Boudica standing upright w/ a spear in her right raised hand together with her sitting daughters riding a Roman style...More

Thank T-Bird1974
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Not necessarily a major draw in the Westminster area with so much else to do and see and around, but it is worth stopping for a moment to check out the statue when crossing Westminster Bridge.

Thank Edward W
Reviewed 3 June 2017

I remember seeing this statue when I was a kid and being told about its significance. Unfortunately, these days it is usually overlooked by tourists who are obsessed with taking selfies with the London Eye or the Elizabeth Tower (Big Ben). Next time you are...More

Thank Beeper53
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Boadicea and her Daughters is a bronze sculptural located at the western end of Westminster Bridge with Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament across from it. Boadicea was Queen of the Celtic Iceni tribe who died AD 61 after leading an uprising in Roman...More

Thank nellielim
Reviewed 30 May 2017

I always thought that this was a statue to the warrior Queen herself, bur apparently it's more to commemorating the Boudiccan Rebellion by the British Celtic Tribe, the Iceni, against the Romans. It's a massive sculpture full of action and power, just like the lady...More

Thank MedEngland
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