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Nelson Monument

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Recommended Sightseeing Time: 1 hour
Address: Calton Hill, Edinburgh EH7 5AA, Scotland
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Phone: +44-131-5562716

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There are many places to play in Britain, and the most favorite is the building here, after seeing a lot of beautiful buildings and then came to this beautiful hill, when the weather is a bit dark, but the scenery is beautiful.

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The Nelson Monument sits at the top of Calton Hill in Edinburgh, Scotland. It represents Vice Admiral Horatio Nelson's triumph over Spanish and French troops in 1805. The building symbolizes victory and stands as a museum with a beautiful view from the top. You can watch the time ball drop every day at 1:00, gander at the large model of Nelson's ship, and look at the love letter the Admiral wrote right before his death. You can read about the famous battle which occurred at the monument sight and which claimed Nelson's life.
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