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It Is Easy to Miss the Memorial Gates

I had never noticed the Memorial Gates in London's Green Park, in all of my strolls through that... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2018
Phoenix, Arizona
Worth a quick stop when passing

It would be easy to walk past this memorial without realising that it is a war memorial – the main... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
St Albans, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 26 August 2018

With several other major landmarks in the area it's easy to walk straight past this. The Memorial Gates - also called the Commonwealth Gates - were built to commemorate the soldiers of the British Empire from seven different regions including the Indian Subcontinent, Africa an...More

Thank Marty B
Reviewed 21 August 2018

I had never noticed the Memorial Gates in London's Green Park, in all of my strolls through that very area. It just did not stand out, but on this Spring trip, the wreaths caught my attention. This was more than just an entrance to Green...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2018

It would be easy to walk past this memorial without realising that it is a war memorial – the main tell-tale sign is the number of poppy wreaths situated in the domed pavilion. Once you have stopped you soon become aware of names of various...More

Thank Andrew081
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Although I have walked through theses many times I have never really taken much notice of these impressive gates that were erected in 2002. The Memorial Gates are at the Hyde Park Corner end of Constitution Hill in London. They are also known as The...More

Thank places2seeplaces2go
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Definitely worth it walking down Hyde Park and cross Green Park as well. Take some minutes to observe the Memorial Gates!

Thank Jenny P
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Many people will pass through these gates without realising they are a memorial to the involvement and sacrifice of the British Empire as it existed then, for better or worse.

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Rarely appreciated by most tourists, these memorial gates on Green park are absolutely lovely. You can spot a few people stopping and paying their respects.

Thank TheShis
Reviewed 5 November 2017

One day during our most recent stay in this grand city, we had walked up from the Mall through Green Park alongside the roadway known as Constitution Hill. As we neared Hyde Park Corner, we came upon the Memorial Gates again. We had passed by...More

Thank BigHugh51
Reviewed 30 October 2017

The Commonwealth memorial gates are a marvellous tribute to the fighting forces of WWI & II of the British Empire, lots of history. With all the other items at the top of constitution Hill to see this is another one not to be missed, well...More

Thank TeamWard
Reviewed 4 June 2017

It was part of our walking trip in London. There are many interesting memorials and statues. We liked it.

Thank Антон Б
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If you only had an afternoon to experience London on a
grand scale, Westminster would be a wise place to
start. The ornate Houses of Parliament and Westminster
Abbey sit adjacent at a corner of Parliament Square,
and a short stroll along The Mall leads to Buckingham
Palace. Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column are just
up the road as well. As captivating as the
architecture is, the wonders of Mother Nature are
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