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Clock Tower

Independence Avenue, Victoria, Mahe Island, Seychelles
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Ranked #9 of 13 attractions in Victoria
Type: Historic Sites, Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Melbourne, Australia
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78 reviews 78 reviews
46 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

From all travel reviews, I was like, wow I must see this... It is literally in the middle of a round about and nothing much to look at, but am sure it has some historical value to the town.

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Mahe Island, Seychelles
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

If you visit Victoria, you must take a shot with the clocktower. Just next to the Rendez vous restaurant, and center of town, you cannot miss it.

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Singapore, Singapore
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

This clock tower is the symbol of Victoria. It resemble the famous London Landmark. Actually nothing much of this clock tower, just that it seem to be in the center of the Victoria city.

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Mahe Seychelles
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The Seychelles Clock Tower was erected during the Colonial days year 1903 by the British Empire. That particular day for the inauguration it was a major event in the capital of Victoria where the whole population gathered from all over Mahe the main Island for this patriotic occasion. It is a memorial of the late Queen Victoria Alexandrina. The Clock... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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182 attraction reviews
229 helpful votes 229 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

A clock tower that is a replica of a famous London landmark. Not much to see but you can check the time!

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San Francisco, California
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

So useful. I forgot my watch and still I could tell the time no matter what side of the clock tower I was standing on (4 faces. Revolutionary). If it weren't for the clock tower everyone in Seychelles would be late for all their pressing engagements. In terms of aesthetics its a beautiful blend of classical European architecture with a... More

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Victoria, Beau Vallon, Seychelles
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

A copy of the clock tower outside Victoria? station in London - not Big Ben. The bell sounds cracked.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Honestly, I was not amazed by this clock tower. However its worth a picture there since thats the common spot for photograph at Victoria city.

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Zirakpur, India
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64 reviews 64 reviews
12 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

While visiting Victoria, one can see the clock tower in the mid of the circular road. That’s it. I had taken the bus from the Bus Terminal for a popular beach and have a look on the clock tower along with family. Visited in June12. Although an attraction but nothing special about it as we had many clock towers in... More

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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48 reviews 48 reviews
12 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

I don't understand why this is an attraction. It's pretty funny, just a small silver replica of Big Ben. But I wouldn't make a trip to see this, we just drove past it had a giggle and kept going.

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