Big Ben is the nickname for the Great Bell of the clock at the north end of the
Palace of Westminster in London, and often extended to refer to the clock and the
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The official Big Ben page for Parliament. Book a tour or discover facts and history
about the Great Bell at the Houses of Parliament.
Big Ben and the Elizabeth Tower tours are only available to UK residents. These
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The clock inside the tower was the world's largest when it was installed in the
middle of the nineteenth century. The name Big Ben actually refers to the clock's
Big Ben was cast at Whitechapel Bell Foundry, in East London, on 10th April
1858. It took him two weeks to cool, and once he was ready, they transported him
PAINTING OF BIG BEN by Kimber At 9'-0" diameter, 7'-6" high, and weighing in at
13 tons 10 cwts 3 qtrs 15lbs (13,760 Kg), the hour bell of the Great Clock of ...
Most people are surprised to learn that Big Ben is not the landmark clock which
adjoins London's Houses of Parliament. It is actually the name of the largest of ...
The famous tower clock known as Big Ben, located at the top of the 320-foot-high
St. Stephen's Tower, rings out over the Houses of Parliament in Westminster, ...
Tower clock, famous for its accuracy and for its massive bell (weighing more than
13 tons). Strictly speaking, the name refers to only the great hour bell, but it is ...