Cenotaph, the war memorial displays the flags of the British Army, the Royal Air Force, the Royal Navy and the Merchant Navy
Cenotaph is a popular landmarks to London tourists. This is a war memorial situated on Whitehall in London. It was designed by Edwin Lutyens, the permanent structure was built from Portland stone (previously wood and plaster) between 1919 and 1920.
An annual National Service of Remembrance is held at the site on Remembrance Sunday, the closest Sunday to 11 November (Armistice Day) each year. The monument displays the flags of the British Army, the Royal Air Force, the Royal Navy and the Merchant Navy.
Address and nearest tube to Cenotaph
Address: Whitehall, London SW1 (near to Trafalgar Square, Downing Street)
Nearest Tube: Westminster (Circle Line; District Line; Jubilee Line)