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Westminster Palace in London, UK: the address on the map, photo PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 19 February 2012 22:55

Palace of Westminster (Westminster Palace) is one of the most famous palaces of Great Britain, Whitehall Street connects the Palace of Westminster with Trafalgar Square. After construction and before 1529, this palace was the residence of the British kings, but after the fire of October 16, 1834 the Palace of Westminster was built anew, and from the original Palace of Westminster Hall survived only Westminster Hall, the Cloisters of St Stephen's, the Chapel of St Mary Undercroft and the Jewel Tower. In the Palace of Westminster are located a 1200 rooms, 100 staircases and length of corridors is 5 kilometers. One of the towers of Westminster Palace - the clock tower Big Ben is the symbol of Great Britain, although Big Ben is not a very high tower, as the Victoria Tower is higher by two meters. In 1987 the Westminster Palace and the Church of St. Margaret's were included in the UNESCO World Heritage List. Get to the Palace of Westminster (Westminster Palace) can using the map, which shown at the top of this article - simply show it to taxi driver, on map are shown the nearest metro stations.


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