Marble Arch - PHOTOGRAPHER COMMENT
Panorama taken from the plaza in front of Marble Arch in London.
Marble Arch - FURTHER INFORMATION
Marble Arch - London visitor guide showing a virtual tour of 'Marble Arch' linked to an interactive map with local and travel information. 360° panoramas from Greater London.
Marble Arch is a popular tourist attraction in London. It stands near to Speakers Corner of Hyde Park, at the western end of Oxford Street and nothern end of Park Lane. At the other end of Park Lane is Wellington Arch at Hyde Park Corner.
Marble Arch is made of white Carrara marble. It was designed by John Nash in 1828 along the lines of the Arch of Constantine in Rome. Marble Arch originally stood at the end of the Mall as an entrance to Buckingham Palace and was moved to the present location in 1851. Until 1950 the Metropolitan Police had a police station inside 3 small rooms within Marble Arch.
TRAVEL DIRECTIONS AND GETTING THERE
Bus: Marble Arch, Oxford Street
Tube: Marble Arch (Central)