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Wellington Arch

Apsley Way, Hyde Park Corner | Knightsbridge, London W2 2UH, England
+44 20 7930 2726
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Apsley Way, Hyde Park Corner | Knightsbridge, London W2 2UH, England
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Visited Hyde Park Corner - the arch story is really interesting having been moved and was even a police station - Plenty to read about (Wellington/Napoleon) and were really lucky to see the Horseguards leave barracks and march underneath the arch. despite the traffic the...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked through this famous archway in the middle of the vast roundabout at Hyde Park Corner earlier in the day on our way to Hyde Park. It was only as we approached it on the way back that we realised it was possible to...More

Thank Kate F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I never thought it but this remarkable building does have opening hours,, it used to be an old police station amongst other things ....... get in there and enjoy the view. check it out

Thank wildsurfer2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Kew Christmas Lights at the weekend, the were absolutely stunning. The various attraction along the tour were amazing. The light effects were really magnificent Please book well in advance.

Thank pdcs4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A triumphal arch,placed in Hyde Park Corner.Nice but not very impressive.Not very adorned,rather austere,with some columns and a statue on the top.A little museum inside and a opened air platform at the top.Close to it are another few war memorials.

Thank zuv
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wellington was the general who defeated Napoleon at the battle of Waterloo this was a great place to visit There are also several other monuments in the area There are also several other monuments in the area

Thank John M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Where Apsley House tells Wellington's story, this tells the story of the Battle of Waterloo, how and why it was fought, and how the Arch came to be. Also great views down Constitution Hill

Thank nicmx5
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We visited here after looking at the statues and memorials on the grounds. Our Heritage Pass allowed access. Short ride in the elevator, to the displays base on the Battle of Waterloo. Visitors can step outside which gives amazing views of the surrounding area. Nice...More

Thank Troy M
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We went here as part of our city break. As members of the English heritage you get in free which is a bonus. The information displayed is interesting and worth even just a quick read. The views from the top were were stunning. Certainly worth...More

Thank julialogan1982
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Very good history display and great views from the top of the arch. The tour guy was such an enthusiastic man. Made it worth while!

Thank Nanc88
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22 November 2016|
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Response from tedioustommo | Reviewed this property |
Don't think so but multiple sets of traffic lights with pedestrian crossings.
Nicholas B
15 September 2016|
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Response from SuperTed19 | Reviewed this property |
They do pass under the Arch every day. As long as you are on the balcony by 10:30, you should be able to watch them approach from Hyde Park. This was the last thing we did before leaving London, and it was a wonderful send... More