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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A very organized protest where cabs park all around the square and along the feeder streets. It did stop all bus service in the immediate area. I walked thru it twice. At 4 PM they all drove off with horns in unison. A sight to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This grassy square was created in the 19th century as part of traffic improvements in the area. Today, it remains a pleasant and popular square, surrounded by many historic buildings including the Houses of Parliament, St Margaret's Westminster and the Supreme Court (formerly the Middlesex...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Parliament Square, located just behind the Houses of Parliament, is very impressive surrounded by all the famous building you see on TV. Currently full of Brexit protestors and supporters - so adds a touch of colur.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Could be a great square if they pedestrianised the area. At present it is unsafe to cross the roads to get to it

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

A square located in westminister surrounded by iconic buildings and located yo a few different underground stations. You can view and see some of the biggest names in britians history as statues in the square.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

A great green area from where you can view a number of historic buildings. Statue of Winston Churchill. Very busy traffic surrounding it.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 20 December 2018

Parliament Square is surrounded by numerous, significant sites. The Houses of Parliament, Big Ben, Westminster Abbey, and many other buildings and statues of important political and other figures. They include Mahatma Gandhi, Nelson Mandela, Abraham Lincoln, Winston Churchill, Benjamin Disraeli, David Lloyd George, and others....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed 16 December 2018 via mobile

This is excellent place, very beautiful parliament house and many world leader statues. Good entertainment for visitors. Currently Big Ben is under construction.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank amith_08
Reviewed 6 December 2018

With Big Ben, Parliament House, Westminster abbey, Chancellor of The Exchequer building, statues of Winston Churchill, Mandela, Ghandi and many others it is generally a hive of activity but not a place lost on historians. Much roadworks at the moment along with Brexit protesters but...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Steve-70
Reviewed 28 October 2018

A great place recognising several people throughout history who've changed the world. It's full of tourists like me wandering around slowly. Be warned!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Westminster
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
...More
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