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Just a statue

Situated on the criss roads at Union Street and Bridge Street. Nice enough to look at but nothing... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
H2630RDlaurenceb
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Statue in the city centre

Edward statue is nice, in the middle of union street, near the union terrace. Is beautiful, but... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2018
Carol_LCC
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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7 Jul 2018
“Just a statue”
22 Apr 2018
“Statue in the city centre”
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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Situated on the criss roads at Union Street and Bridge Street. Nice enough to look at but nothing to write home about.

Thank H2630RDlaurenceb
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Edward statue is nice, in the middle of union street, near the union terrace. Is beautiful, but just to take some pictures. There is no much to see or do around.

Thank Carol_LCC
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Uff it is so boring to live here in Aberdeen where even stupid monument is "amazing". It is located in center of Aberdeen (everything here is in the center of the city as all city is only one street) so if you get here there...More

Thank Grzegorz S
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Statue at a busy junction in the centre of Aberdeen. Benches and steps around it are popular waiting spots if meeting someone in town. Unfortunately it is also a favourite spot for street buskers, some of which are unlistenably bad.

1  Thank sarahdH1110RM
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

A most dignified rendition of the late King. Without any modernist features so the statue deserves clearly five stars.

1  Thank NikodemusFI
Reviewed 22 August 2015

Lived in Banchory for 3 years (in Wales now) didn't go into Aberdeen very often, but always looked for the statue to see if the guy playing the bagpipes was there. Nice statue as statues go....... Makes a good landmark.

2  Thank jackiel407
Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

If you're in the city centre of Aberdeen, specifically on its main artery Union Street you will inevitably see this statue. So, the good news you don't have to go out of your way to see it. If statues of royal personages is your thing,...More

2  Thank IanJuan
Reviewed 2 August 2015

This is a large statue on Union St and unless you were really interested in Edward VII you could quite happily pass it by without a second glance. My husband still took a photograph of it.

1  Thank Taxidevil
Reviewed 20 November 2014

Aberdeen's city centre has a diverse range of sculptures. These range from traditional to contemporary and fill remembrance, memorial and commemoration, functions as well as expression of ideas. Some promote a serious message, however, this, whilst being very imposing, doesn’t appear to do much other...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 28 May 2013

I don't think that the statue is one of the top attractions of the city, just a decent statue nothing more. During my stay in Aberdeen I didn't go for it I just found it by chance walking through the streets of downtown. All in...More

3  Thank Magellano81
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