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You will probably walk straight past this on the South East corner of Trafalgar Square. It is a... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
SevenoaksSinjun
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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
Quirky Hidden Gem

This tiny little hidden gem is in a corner of Trafalgar Square & as others have already said "Blink... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2018
places2seeplaces2go
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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23 Jul 2018
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Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Most people miss Britain’s smallest police station and that is definitely their loss - a pity that there isn’t a sign telling people more about its history and past use and also a pity that it’s still not being used regularly nowadays

Thank badmintontim
Reviewed 23 July 2018

You will probably walk straight past this on the South East corner of Trafalgar Square. It is a tiny circular stone 'cupboard' with a lamp on top and a door on one side within which a policeman would have stood (some time in the past...More

Thank SevenoaksSinjun
Reviewed 14 May 2018

This tiny little hidden gem is in a corner of Trafalgar Square & as others have already said "Blink & you'll miss it !!!!" It is worth looking at the Website link as it gives you much more detail, but effectively it is the world...More

Thank places2seeplaces2go
Reviewed 6 November 2017

It was a Saturday and we were staying in London again. We had made our way to Trafalgar Square which was absolutely jam-packed with people. There were so many people that it was virtually impossible to find anywhere to sit. While wandering around the square...More

1  Thank BigHugh51
Reviewed 16 August 2017

What a fabulous find! I was so excited to go looking for this and the children were delighted to find it. We knew it is now used as storage unit but I was really disappointed there was not a single reference to it's true character...More

Thank Cheshie
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Sadly, this looks like it has closed down. Went all round it - that didn't take long - but couldn't find a door that was opened - or a 'BOBBY' with the wherewithal to do so. I certainly wouldn't want to be a giant trying...More

Thank Margaret Mary O
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

I have been in trafalgar square countless times before and never noticed this. It was really cool to see. Apparently the lamp on the top is from a ship from trafalgar.

2  Thank Nathanael Y
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Located at a corner of Trafalgar Square is a world record holder, Britain's smallest Police Station. Apparently this tiny box can hold two prisoners at a time, although its main purpose was to hold a single police officer. Very peculiar but fascinating.

2  Thank nellielim
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Tucked away in the corner of Trafalgar Square is this tiny Police Station. UK's smallest. You would not know it is there. Just about enough space and height for one person to stand. How many people walk by and do not realise its there. Peer...More

2  Thank all_travel_now
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Sssh! as not too many people know about this attraction as it is so small and hidden in one of the most visited squares in the world and is just so cute We have seen this many times and just such a pity that it...More

3  Thank streakey
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Trafalgar Square / Embankment
With its iconic Nelson’s Column, majestic oversized
lions and brightly-lit fountains, Trafalgar Square is
not just considered the heart of this bustling London
hub, but the very core of the city itself. Beyond this
esteemed gathering place are more famous icons, as
well as a disproportionate numbers of the city’s most
popular cultural attractions including the National
Gallery and many West End theaters. Along the way to
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