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Just in front of the library, it was not the Newton I imagined as I say, lol. But no hurt if just... read more

Reviewed March 12, 2018
Alien W
In front of British Library

The Newton Monument is located in the forecourt of the British Library and is freely accessible... read more

Reviewed December 22, 2017
KylieIsTravelling
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Reviewed January 19, 2019

This monument to Isaac Newton is located just in front of the British Library. To me it looks like a chimpanzee hunched over trying to solve an elementary arithmetic problem.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed March 12, 2018

Just in front of the library, it was not the Newton I imagined as I say, lol. But no hurt if just passing by.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Alien W
Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

The Newton Monument is located in the forecourt of the British Library and is freely accessible. It’s quite interesting to look at, and will only take a few minutes or so on your way past or to the British Library.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank KylieIsTravelling
Reviewed September 21, 2017

If you are at Kings Cross or Euston Station a quick walk over by the British Library to see the statue. Very large contemplating with a compass.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank plastx2
Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

Great place to visit, the piazza is very relaxing, coffee taste really nice :-)) Recommend to visit the treasure of the British Library if you want to see the original copy of the 1215 Magna Carta and the earliest New Testament, the codex Sinaticus (...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed June 13, 2017

Located in front of the British Library on Euston Road, the statue is modeled on Blake's Newton, a series of twelve watercolours produced by Blake in the 1790's. The 4 metre tall bronze sculpture of a naked Newton interrogates the geometries of the Universe with...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank nellielim
Reviewed May 26, 2017

Eduardo Paolozzi was a Scottish artist, printmaker and sculptor. He has, arguable, a greater claim than Sir Peter Blake to be described as the godfather of British pop art, as any trip to the current Paolozzi exhibition at Whitechapel Gallery will testify. Paolozzi himself in...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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