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ROUND LONDON. Sightseeing Tour. УЧИТЕЛЬ ИН. ЯЗ. ШККК Г. шахты МИХАЙЛОВА Дина Владимировна. WELCOME TO LONDON. Sights of London. The Tower of London Tower Bridge The Houses of Parliament St. Paul’s Cathedral Big Ben Buckingham Palace Westminster Abbey Stonehenge.

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Round london


Sightseeing Tour


МИХАЙЛОВА Дина Владимировна

Sights of london
Sights of London

  • The Tower of London

  • Tower Bridge

  • The Houses of Parliament

  • St. Paul’s Cathedral

  • Big Ben

  • Buckingham Palace

  • Westminster Abbey

  • Stonehenge

The tower of london
The Tower of London

  • The Tower ofLondonisoneoftheworld’smostfamoussights. Ithasbeenapalace, aprisonandevenazoo! Todayit isa museum where theCrownJewelsare kept.

Tower bridge
Tower Bridge

  • Tower Bridgewascompletedin 1894. NowvisitorscanfindoneofLondon'smostunusualandexcitingattractions, videopresentationsandinteractivecomputers, areusedtobringthebridgetolife.

The houses of parliament
The Houses of Parliament

  • HomeoftheBritishGovernmentisHouses Parliament.Thesearetwo houses, they are the HouseofCommonsandtheHouseofLords. It was built in 1265.

Big ben
Big Ben

  • Possiblythemostfamousclock is BigBenactuallythenameofthebiggestbell (13.5 tons) inside The Clock Tower (98m) whichformspartoftheHousesofParliament.Builtin1858-1859 thebellwasnamedafteroneSirBenjaminHall.

St paul s cathedral
St. Paul’s Cathedral

  • Workonthis, themostimpressivechurchinLondonbeganin 1675 toadesignby SIR CHRISTOPHER WREN. The presentbuildinghasbeenamazing. ItsurvivedtheWorldWar II bombingswhichflattenedagreatmanyofthesurroundingbuildings.

Buckingham palace
Buckingham Palace

  • BuckinghamPalaceistheLondonhomeof The QueenandPrincePhilip. QueenVictoriawasthefirstmonarchtotakeupresidencehereafterthearchitectJohnNashtransformeditfromBuckinghamHouseintoapalace.

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The Changing of the Guard

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The Queen

Westminster abbey
Westminster Abbey

  • Anarchitecturalmasterpieceofthe13to16 centuries, WestminsterAbbey.Ithasbeenthesettingforeverycoronationsince 1066 andfornumerousroyaloccasions. Todayitisstillachurchdedicatedtoregularworshipandtothecelebrationofgreateventsinthelifeofthenation.

Trafalgar square
Trafalgar Square

  • Trafalgar square is in the centre of the West End of London.

  • In the centre there is Nelson’s Column with the figure of Admiral Nelson who defeated the French at the Battle of Trafalgar in 1805. the column is about 51 m.

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THE London Eye is

the world’s highest wheel – 137m

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The famous Stonehenge

There are different legends about it, some say it was used

by druids as a calendar, others say it was used as a place for

magic though it’s still a magic place which many

people visit even now.

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