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Trooping the Colour

1 Horse Guards Road, London SW1A 2HQ, England
+44 20 7414 2479
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True Birthday joy

I was invited by my ex regiment to attend Trooping the Colour for my 70th birthday. It was an event... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Norman K
Bucket List Event

Once we realized our London vacation overlapped with Trooping of the Colours, we rearranged our... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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1 Horse Guards Road, London SW1A 2HQ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was invited by my ex regiment to attend Trooping the Colour for my 70th birthday. It was an event I will always remember. I was dressed in my veterans top and The Life Guards beret, As always the bands marched up and down the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Once we realized our London vacation overlapped with Trooping of the Colours, we rearranged our plans to attend and it was the highlight of our trip. Even my husband and teenagers who weren't that into it initially thoroughly enjoyed it. We arrived around 8:45 and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we planned our visit to England, my wife insisted we arrive in time to see Trooping the Colour, the annual "official" celebration of the Queen's birthday. We were unable to secure grandstand seats through the lottery, so we simply showed up along the Mall...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We planned our trip to be there during the day of Trooping the Colour. We did apply to the lottery to purchase seated tickets at Horseguard but did not get them. Not a problem, we arrived out on the Mall around 9 AM and got...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The event is held the 2nd Saturday in June. We arrived at 8:00 a.m.; mind you, events don't start until about 10:00. Yet it was worth the wait. We stood right by the circle at Buckingham Palace in front of the statue of Victoria. We...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was able to see the Parade and the whole Royal family, which was so cool. The Parade happens once a year, in the beginning of June.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Trooping was a very cool experience, I think it was definitely worth dealing with the crowds. As casual tourists we elected to wait to go over until the return procession and we still got very good views and saw everything. We skipped the morning procession,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Look for the dates for this celebration and plan to be there if it is at all possible. Follow these directions and you will have an amazing life experience, Arrive at St James park tube station, about 10am, walk straight out down Queen Anne's gate,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The precision of the marching and the fantastic marching and mounted bands is a truly British demonstration of the pride of our of our army. To see the Queen standing while the coulors were presented makes you admire this wonderful lady even more.It was a...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are lucky enough to be in London during this event, head over to the mall to witness this gorgeous parade. We arrived around 9:00am and easily got a front-row place to stand along the parade route. We thoroughly enjoyed watching all of the...More

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Nearby
Westminster
If you only had an afternoon to experience London on a
grand scale, Westminster would be a wise place to
start. The ornate Houses of Parliament and Westminster
Abbey sit adjacent at a corner of Parliament Square,
and a short stroll along The Mall leads to Buckingham
Palace. Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column are just
up the road as well. As captivating as the
architecture is, the wonders of Mother Nature are
...More
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sharp4
June 2, 2018|
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Response from Lissel A | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Its the same road to and from. The only issue is which side of the carriage she is on but we had good views into open carriage both ways.
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susan c
April 13, 2018|
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Response from Lorna M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I can’t help with this ... if you google the parade grounds perhaps it will be clearer. Sorry.. have fun!
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