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Cenotaph (The), London

Cenotaph (The) - London, United Kingdom
Cenotaph (The)
Whitehall, London, United Kingdom SW1A 2BXMap
+44 20 7234 5800(Tourist Information)
Neighborhood: Westminster/ St James
Overview

The Cenotaph is probably the most famous cenotaph in the modern world. Originally erected for the Allied Victory Parade, the monument is undecorated except for a carved wreath on two ends and the words, The Glorious Dead. Uniformed persons always salute the Cenotaph when passing it and every year, a national service is held at the Cenotaph at 11:00a on Remembrance Sunday aka Armistice Day.

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  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks
  • Nearest Train: Westminister
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