Welcome to The Monument

The official website for The Monument, one of the City's most-loved attractions, which offers panoramic views over London.

The 202ft column, designed by Sir Christopher Wren and Dr Robert Hooke, was built to commemorate the Great Fire of 1666 and stands on the piazza between Fish Street Hill and Monument Street.

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Tickets and Prices

Adult £5.40 | Child £2.70
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Opening times

Opening Times

Open weekends and school holidays
09:30-18:00

Closed for lunch 13:00-14:00.
Last admission at 17:15
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Getting here

Getting Here

Fish St. Hill, London, EC3R 8AH
The Monument of the Great Fire of London

Step up to The Climb

Climb the iconic 311 steps to the top of The Monument to enjoy panoramic views across London.

What to expect from a visit to The Monument to the Great Fire of London

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