UK has many great places that you can visit, from historical to modern structures and places. We compiled 5 of these into a list that are worth visiting.
The massive stone monument that was built 5000 years ago. Stonehenge is surely Britain’s greatest national icon, symbolizing mystery, power and endurance. Its original purpose is unclear, but some have speculated that it was a temple made for the worship of ancient earth deities. The Stonehenge is located in Wiltshire just 2 miles west of Amesbury.
2. Madame Tussaud’s Wax Museum
The museum contains wax models of famous people. You can have your picture taken alongside A – list celebrities like Drew Barrymore, Orlando Bloom, Nicole Kidman and Leonardo DiCaprio. The museum also has galleries such as World Leaders, Pirates of the Carribean and the Royal Family. Madame Tussaud’s Wax Museum is located in Marylebone Rd, London.
3. The British Museum
Established in 1753, The British Museum is largely based on the collections of the physician and scientist Sir Hans Sloane. The museum has some 8 million works and is among the largest and most comprehensive in existence, illustrating and documenting the story of human culture from its beginnings to the present. The British Museum is located in Great Russell St, London and it charges no admission fee.
4. York Minster
York Minster’s world-class cathedral with its medieval stained glass and stone masterpieces and foundations rooted in the nation’s earliest history. See the best views in York after climbing the 275 steps up the Central Tower leading you to the highest point in the city. The local legend about the ‘Heart of Yorkshire’ window, which is a part of the cathedral’s Great West Window, states that all the loved up couples to kiss under the window will stay together forever. Located in Deangate, York.
5. Canterbury Cathedral
One of the oldest Christian churches in England and it continues to play a central role in English Christianity. Originally founded in 602 AD by St. Augustine. The exterior of Canterbury Cathedral immediately impresses by its size, but also rewards closer attention to its details. Visitors have always been made welcome in the ancient tradition of Benedictine hospitality. Located in Cathedral House, 11 The Precincts, Canterbury.
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